Legend Of Sleepy Hollow Auditions
Auditions for 6th graders through 12th graders
The director reserves the right to make changes to the script with regards to some gender specific roles
Closed auditions (No parents/siblings/friends who are not auditioning may be present)
Please return to pick up your child no later than 9:00 in the Lobby of ACT.
This is a cold read. script excerpts will be provided. No preparation required, but you are encouraged to familiarize yourself with the story.
Please bring a list of conflicts to auditions for all dates Sept 12 - Nov 10. -Washington Irving (m) Successful American author, folksy (9 lines)
-Abraham "Brom" Van Brunt (m) Sleepy Hollow's golden boy, handsome, strong, fearless, in love with Katrina van Tassell and jealous of others (75 lines)
-Sleepy Hollow Boy #1 (m) Isaac, friend of Brom van Brunt (9 lines)
-Sleepy Hollow Boy #2 (m) Jacob, friend of Brom van Brunt (12 lines)
-Sleepy Hollow Boy #3 (m) Frans, friend of Brom van Brunt (8 lines)
-Ichabod Crane (m) Awkward new schoolmaster, poor but ambitious, oblivious to how others see him (136 lines)
-Katrina (f) Daughter of Balthus van Tassell, beautiful and knows it (42 lines)
-Women of Sleepy Hollow (f) Three women same age as Sleepy Hollow Boys (1 line)
-Balthus van Tassell (m) Prosperous farmer, father of Katrina van Tassell, sensible and kind (45 lines)
-Dirk van Houton (m) No nonsense farmer, father of one of Ichabod's students, opinionated and used to being right (35 lines)
-Mrs. Van Tassell (f) Pleasant wife of Balthus and mother of Katrina, close friend of Mrs. Van Ripper (8 lines)
-Mrs. Van Houton (f) Exasperated but patient wife of Dirk, close friend of Mrs. Van Tassell and Mrs. Van Ripper (7 lines)
-Mrs. Van Ripper (f) Pleasant wife of Mr. Van Ripper, close friend of Mrs. Van Tassell and Mrs. Van Houton (3 lines)
-Mr. Van Ripper (m) Farmer and husband of Mrs. Van Ripper, friend of Bathus and Dirk, believer in ghosts (11 lines)
-Musicians and ensemble (m/f) Fiddle player, banjo player, guitar player, Bagpipe player, church choir, party goers, dancers (non-speaking)
We will be looking for youth wing members to design scenery, props, costumes, and to work and other production capacities.