Woodley Light Operatic Society

9-to-5 Audition Information
DateDayTimeLocationObjectiveWho
9 Jan 2018Tuesday19:30-22:00SchoolSing & ReadthroughFull Company
11 Jan 2018Thursday20:00-22:00SchoolAudition PrepAnyone auditioning
16 Jan 2018Tuesday19:30-22:00SchoolCompany Singing & Dance WorkshopFull Company
18 Jan 2018Thursday20:00-22:00SchoolAudition Prep & hand in audition slipsAnyone auditioning
23 Jan 2018Tuesday19:30-22:00SchoolAuditionsAuditionees
25 Jan 2018Thursday20:00-22:00SchoolSing throughPrincipals
30 Jan 2018Tuesday19:30-22:00SchoolCompany Singing & AGM @ 9pmFull Company
CharacterVocal RangeFeatured SongsAudition SoloAudition Harmony
Violet Newstead F3 to D5 10 Around Here: start until bar 33 'follow me' I just might bar 108 'rise above' to bar 113 'surprised'
Doralee Rhodes G3 to E5 8 Shine like the sun: bar 17 'under this hair' to bar 50 Judy's entry I just might bar 108 'rise above' to bar 113 'surprised'
Judy Bernly Ab3 to F5 8 I just might: start until bar 40 Dick's entry I just might bar 108 'rise above' to bar 113 'surprised'
Franklin Hart, Jr C3 to Gb4 6 Here for you: start to bar 103 'crazy'
Roz Keith G3 to C5 2 Hart to heart: start to bar 35 'Hart you are my destiny'
Joe B2 to G4 1 Let love grow: start to bar 33 'Let love grow' Let love grow: bar 34 'Love can fill' to bar 42 'Let love grow' with Violet singing in.
Dwayne E2 to G4 1 Nine to Five: bar 69 'You're in the same boat' to bar 81 'where to shove it' Same section, duet with Doralee
CharacterRole & Audition Lib
Violet Newstead Head Secretary, Mr Hart's Administrative Assistant, single mother, attractive, ambitious and strong.
Playing age: 35+
Act 1 Scene 3 (pg 16-18) - From "Hart: In a word" to "Doralee: I'll get it"
Act 2 Scene 6 (pg 105-106) - From: "Violet: Judy" to "Hart: Sure, let's all go and have"
Act 1 Scene 4 (pg 24) - From "Joe: Violet" to "Violet: Just do it"
Doralee Rhodes Sexy spitfire who works at Mr Hart's office, she is proof that she knows more than her looks
Playing age: 25+
Act 1 Scene 3 (pg 16-18) - From "Hart: In a word" to "Doralee: I'll get it"
Act 2 Scene 6 (pg 105-106) - From: "Violet: Judy" to "Hart: Sure, let's all go and have"
Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 29-30) - From "Doralee: I'm as nice" to "Dwayne: Course I would"
Judy Bernly The "new" girl, deeply burned by her husband's affair and is looking for empowerment (girl power)
Playing age: 30+
Act 1 Scene 3 (pg 16-18) - From "Hart: In a word" to "Doralee: I'll get it"
Act 2 Scene 6 (pg 105-106) - From: "Violet: Judy" to "Hart: Sure, let's all go and have"
Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 28) - From "Dick: Hey, babe" to "Judy: Dick - I'm sorry"
Franklin Hart, Jr Chauvinistic and sexist office executive, fakes charm but is completely self-absorbed and arrogant
Playing age: 40+
Act 1 Scene 3 (pg 16-18) - From "Hart: In a word" to "Doralee: I'll get it"
Act 2 Scene 6 (pg 105-106) - From: "Violet: Judy" to "Hart: Sure, let's all go and have"
Act 1 Scene 12 (pg 62-63) - From "Roz: Oh, Mr Hart" to "Roz: I'm his girl"
Roz Keith Office gossip queen and Hart's snitch, self-absorbed in her love for Hart and will do anything he wants to win his love
Playing age: 35+
Act 1 Scene 12 (pg 62-63) - From "Roz: Oh, Mr Hart" to "Roz: I'm his girl"
Joe Office accountant, completely smitten with Violet. A nice genuine guy
Playing age: 30+
Act 2 Scene 6 (pg 105-106) - From: "Violet: Judy" to "Hart: Sure, let's all go and have"
Act 1 Scene 4 (pg 24) - From "Joe: Violet" to "Violet: Just do it"
Dwayne Doralee's husband, supportive of her professional pursuits
Playing age: 30+
Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 29-30) - From "Doralee: I'm as nice" to "Dwayne: Course I would"
Dick Judy's soon to be ex-husband, average guy, doesn't really stand-out
Playing age: 30+
Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 28) - From "Dick: Hey, babe" to "Judy: Dick - I'm sorry"
Kathy Secretary in Hart's office
Playing age: 40+
Act 1 Scene 4 (pg 23) - From "Maria: I hate my typewriter" to "Margaret: Just because your're not going"
Margaret Secretary in Hart's office, loves a drink, office lush
Playing age: 40+
Act 1 Scene 4 (pg 23) - From "Maria: I hate my typewriter" to "Margaret: Just because your're not going"
Maria Secretary in Hart's office, loves a gossip
Playing age: 40+
Act 1 Scene 4 (pg 23) - From "Maria: I hate my typewriter" to "Margaret: Just because your're not going"
Josh Violet's son
Playing age: 16+
to read Joe's audition: Act 1 Scene 4 (pg 24)
Tinsworthy Hart's boss and Chairman of the Board
to read Hart's Audition: Act 2 Scene 6 (pg 105-106)
Detective Plain-clothes officer - can be male or female
Male officer to read Hart's audition: Act 1 Scene 12 (pg 62-63)
Female officer to read Judy's audition: Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 28)
Bob Enright Hart's right-hand mand, head of the Boys Club
to read Dick's audition: Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 28)
Doctor Medical doctor - can be male or female
Male doctor to read Dwayne's audition: Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 29-30)
Female doctor to read Doralee's audition: Act 1 Scene 5 (pg 29-30)
Candy Stripper Unpaid hospital volunteer
To read Violet's audition: Act 1 Scene 4 (pg 24)