San Diego Auditions for Singers
The Who’s Tommy
Male & Female Singers Auditions – Equity
San Diego Repertory Theatre
San Diego, CA
Male & female singers of ALL ethnicities.
After witnessing the accidental murder of his mother’s lover by his father at the age of 4, Tommy is traumatized into catatonia, and as the boy grows, he suffers abuse at the hands of his sadistic relatives and neighbors. As an adolescent, he’s discovered to have an uncanny knack for playing pinball. When his mother finally breaks through his catatonia, Tommy becomes an international pinball superstar.
THE HAWKER Male, 20s-50s. Baritone. An offensive street hustler. The Gypsy’s pimp.
A HARMONICA PLAYER Male or Female, 20s-50s. The Hawker’s sidekick who plays the Harmonica.
THE SPECIALIST Male, 30s-50s. Baritone. A doctor who has new theories on how to cure Tommy.
LOVER Male, 20s. Tenor. Mrs. Walker’s Boyfriend. Killed by Captain Walker.
MRS. SIMPSON/KEVIN’S MOTHER/SPECIALIST ASSISTANT Ensemble 20s-30s. Pop Mezzo. Role will double as the mother of Sally and Kevin as well as play other ensemble roles.
ENSEMBLE DANCERS WHO SING and SINGERS WHO DANCE. Male and female dancers with strong rock singing voices and to play various roles in the ensemble. Should sing well enough to possibly cover principal roles.
Friday, Feb. 11th – 1-3pm
San Diego Repertory Theatre Rehearsal Hall
200 E. 12th Street
National City, CA 91950
Park on the street. Enter through the front Glass doors.
Rehearsals Begin June 20, 2011
Please bring an additional copy of headshot/resume on the day of your audition.
One rock opera/musical selection of 30 bars.
One contemporary musical theatre selection of 30 bars.
Please bring sheet music. An accompanist will be provided.