The Wedding Singer takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. Based on the hit Adam Sandler movie, The Wedding Singer's sparkling new score does for the '80s what Hairspray did for the '60s. Just say yes to the most romantic musical in twenty years.

It's 1985, and rock star wannabe, Robbie Hart, is New Jersey's favorite wedding singer. He's the life of the party until his own fiancée leaves him at the altar. Shot through the heart, Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own. Enter Julia, a winsome waitress who wins his affection. As luck would have it, Julia is about to be married to a Wall Street shark, and, unless Robbie can pull off the performance of a decade, the girl of his dreams will be gone forever.

Book by

CHAD BEGUELIN and TIM HERLIHY

Music by

 MATTHEW SKLAR

Lyrics by

CHAD

BEGUELIN

Based upon the New Line Cinema film

Written by

Tim Herlihy

Originally produced by

Margo Lion New Line Cinema The Araca Group

Roy Furman Douglas L. Meyer / James D. Stern

Rick Steiner / The Staton Bell Osher Mayerson Group JAM Theatricals

Original Broadway production directed by John Rando

Orchestrations by Irwin Fisch

The Wedding Singer

Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

www.mtishows.com

Show Dates and Times

Friday, April 17 @ 7PM

Saturday, April 18 @ 7PM

Sunday, April 19 @ 2PM

Friday, April 24 @ 7PM

Saturday, April 25 @ 7 PM

ROBBIE HART - Rock Tenor, low B to high A to high C (optional strong falsetto) Age Range 18-30.  Strong singer,  ability to play guitar preferred but not an absolute requirement.  Great comedic timing.  Basic movement required.  A musician and lead singer for a trio that plays for weddings.  Very charismatic, yet insecure with a “puppy dog” appeal.

SAMMY - Baritone, to high F, Age Range 20-30.  Singer, ability to play guitar preferred but not an absolute requirement. Basic movement required.  Robbie’s friend and guitarist for the trio, not terribly bright but means well and is supportive.  Sammy is a typical man’s man, rock star wannabe.

GEORGE - Baritone, to high F (strong falsetto), Age Range 20-30.  Strong character singer who can rap and has good falsetto.  Plays keyboard for the trio. Boy George type.

JULIA SULLIVAN - Soprano, low G to E, Age Range 18-30.  Strong singer, with good movement ability. The role is to be played sweet and innocent, she is a waitress who longs to be married and live the perfect married life.

HOLLY - Pop belt to middle E, Age Range  20-30.  Must have strong dance ability, and a unique voice with a strong belt.  Must be a strong actor with comedic timing.  Holly is Julia’s cousin, very uninhibited and forward.  Based on Madonna of the 80’s.

GLEN GUGLIA - Baritone, to high G, Age Range  20-40.  Strong acting skills and requires singing and basic movement.  Julia’s fiancé, a calculating, money-loving Wall Street type. Probably a former frat bro. Slimy.

ROSIE - Mezzo Soprano that can rap, Age Range  40+.  Must have great comic timing and a singing voice that suits both classic musical theatre and rap.  Basic movement required. Robbie’s sweet and spicey, but totally loveable Grandmother.  Actress can be made to look age relevant if necessary.

LINDA - Rock belt, to middle D. Age Range 20-30.  Strong belt voice and movement required.  Robbie’s trashy, oversexed girlfriend.  Tawny Kitaen/Pat Benatar type.

ANGIE - D below the staff to fourth space E. Age Range 40+. Julia’s mother, wants her to marry Glen for his money, will also perform with Ensemble.

Female Ensemble and Male Ensemble:

To portray various roles including guests at weddings, Vegas impersonators (Billy Idol, Mr. T., Tina Turner, Cyndi Lauper, Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Imelda Marcos), mall patrons. Must all be able to dance and have comedic timing.

Character Descriptions

Audition Information

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Matthew R Wade

Director

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