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Auditions Open for Singers/Performers for "Songs of L.A." New Musical

Auditions Open for Singers/Performers for "Songs of L.A." New Musical

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“SONGS OF L.A” THE MUSICAL
THE PLOT
IN THE CITY OF ANGELS THERE ARE MANY DREAMS AND MANY STORIES

The story is about a group of musicians who go to L.A. hoping to make it big in the music industry but end up homeless and struggling against the music industry and local gangsters. They find other artists and musicians and they decide to get together and put on their own live concert. Each tells their story through songs which touch on current themes such as #MeToo, freedom, exclusion, democracy, fear, war, the state of the planet, love, heartache and hope. In other words, it is the story of our times told through song.

“Songs of L.A.” is a New Concert Musical with powerful unforgettable original songs that deal with universal issues. Auditions are new open for singers/performers with real talent. Must be over 18 years old to apply.

Initial Auditions are done online by submitting a video audition. So you can audition from anywhere.

Selected talent will be invited to perform audition songs in front of live audiences.

Final selected talent will be invited to perform in a full Live Musical Production in the USA and UK. Selected performers will be paid for Live Musical Productions.

Job payment

Payment TBC - Buyout/Usage fees

Expenses paid - Flights and accommodation will be provided.


"SPIDER" BLACK/AMERICAN ROCKER/SINGER

This lead character “Spider” is major lead role in the show and onscreen. This charismatic character is a cross between Jimmy Hendrix/Bob Marley/Mick Jagger. This character is a young real street tough. He has swagger. He is a skilled rocker and guitar slinger. His is in much of the show and acts as master of ceremonies for the show. He also sings one of the first songs in the musical called “One Drop of Freedom”, a real political song done in hard rock n roll.

Male, aged 18 to 36

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

"ITCHY" ELVIS/JOHN TRAVOLTA TYPE ROCKER/SINGER

This lead character “Itchy” is a young singer/songwriter and rocker/guitar slinger. He is a good looking hotshot. He is a songwriter but is not actually that smart but the chicks like him even though he is old school bad boy. He and "SPIDER" have come to L.A. hoping to make it big in the music industry. He gets work sorting metal in a junkyard in East L.A. as he does gigs at night. He sings the edgy fun rock n roll dance song “You’re Gonna Be My Little Kitten".

Male, aged 18 to 35

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

'FONDA" LEAD SOLO SINGER

This is a lead role. She plays the part of the young beautiful girlfriend and has to put up with her rocker boyfriend’s macho ego. Even though he gets out of line and makes mistakes, she forgives him. She is gentle and sensitive on the outside but deep down has a quiet inner strength and keeps her rocker boyfriend in line. She secretly is a songwriter and does a surprise appearance on stage and brings the show to a standstill as she sings her heartfelt song “Where Will I Go From Here."

Female, aged 18 to 34

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

POP STARS: SOLO, DUET OR GROUP

This group is made up of young slick pop stars with tight music. This can be solo singer, male or female, a guy and two girls, boy band or guys and girls or all girl group. They sing the slick sharp pop tune “Love Done a Hit and Run”.

Anyone, aged 18 to 36

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

HOMELESS COUPLE DUET OR SOLO

Male and female couple ( Aged 20s or older ). They are part of the homeless on the streets of L.A. at night. The male is seeking the attention of a female homeless woman and sings a jazz type song as he pursues her late at night on the streets of downtown L.A. The song is called “Eye On You”.

Anyone, aged 25 and over

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

PUNK ROCKERS

The Punk Leader is a lead character named “Nick”: Think James Dean/ Johnny Rotten/ The Clash/ The Ramones. He helps the others navigate the streets of L.A. and put on their show before he ends up in the L.A. County Jail. These roles require old school punk rock anarchist characters in a band. They sing their sharp, political, ultra cool punk song about democracy called “We’ll Be Back”.

Anyone, aged 18 to 40

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

DIVA SOUL SINGER ( FEMALE ) SOLO

Black/American Female or other ethnicity who is a real Diva soul singer. Think a new Aretha Franklyn/Adele/Whitney Houston. Someone with real talent and soul. She has lived and has a broken heart even though she puts on a brave face. She is tough and knows about rejection and being excluded. She brings down the house with her soul song “On the Outside Looking In”.

Female, aged 18 and over

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

SOLO SINGER, DUET, OR GROUP

Solo, duet or boy/band or boy/girl band/all girl group. Any ethnicity or background. The purpose of the “Songs of L.A.” is to represent the diversity of the city. They sing a catchy pop ballad “I’m Beginning to Understand”.

Anyone, aged 18 to 36

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

RUSSIAN GANGSTER(S)

This character plays the role for a big burly tough Russian Gangster who owns a run down local theatre that the musicians and band want to use for a show. He puts up mean resistance but he has a weakness for music and he sings his own song about the Russian mafia called “Lady Kalashnikov.”

Anyone, aged 21 to 98

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

RUSSIAN DANCER MODEL(S) SOLO FEMALE OR GIRL GROUP

“Olga” Tall glamorous blond/brunette. She is unforgettable! She is model and dancer and needs to be able to move well. She plays the part of the glamorous daughter of the Russian gangster boss who also performs on stage in the fast piano jazzy song “Lady Kalashnikov.”

Female, aged 18 to 36

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

HOLLYWOOD GIGOLO SOLO SINGER/ OR SINGERS

This role is for a young stud Gigolo who loves the company of older women. With all the fuss with the #Me Too Movement the Gigolo advises young guys to ditch the politically correct frosty young women and instead head on down to a fancy bar to get picked up by willing sexy older women. He sings and dances the classic new song “Cougar Bar”, to a backing chorus of glamorous older women singers/dancers.

Anyone, aged 18 to 40

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

COUNTRY SINGER/ SOLO/DUET/GROUP

The character role is for an old school solid reliable bad boy country singer. He comes from a farm in the midwest and is just visiting L.A. to promote his music. He has a broken heart and sings about heartache and loss in the classic slow dance country song “Restless Heart”.

Male, aged 18 to 60

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

NIGHTCLUB TORCH SINGER: SOLO, DUET OR GROUP

This character is an older male/female . Think David Bowie with a hat. He or she is suave and sophisticated, a real player and seducer but like all players and seducers he/she ends up alone. He/she sings the sad but cool dance song “Feel My Aching Hurt”.

Anyone, aged 21 to 70

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

FOLK SINGERS ( MALE & FEMALE ) SOLO/DUET OR GROUP

These roles are for character actors/vocalists to play the parts of a Folk Singers in a Group. Think modern day Peter Paul & Mary or the Mama’s & Papas. This folk group made up of men and women are earnest and sing a song about defending the land and the environment. The Song is called “Old Washington” after George Washington who was a farmer and who fought to defend the land.

Anyone, aged 18 and over

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

CABBIE(S) SOLO DUET OR GROUP

At the end of the show are the last lead characters, the Cab Drivers. They come on stage to offer people a drive home. They say they are being put out of business by Uber and other services. One of the Cabbies has a song about the life of a Cabbie. Its actually a song about a Cabbie who falls in love with a beautiful woman who he takes for a ride. The rousing song closes the show and is called “Morning Cab Home”.

Anyone, aged 18 and over

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

POP STAR: SOLO, DUET OR BOY/BAND OR BOY/GIRL GROUP

These are roles for young actor singers, either solo male or female or duet or boyband or boy/girl group or all girl group. They sing a song about a young guy at dance club who would not look at a girl because he thought she was ugly. Then she begins to dance and becomes beautiful in his eyes. This is a big dance number. The song is called “Big Surprise”.

Anyone, aged 18 to 36

Applications closed 23 May 2020.

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Listing created: 12 March 2020
Applications closed: 23 May 2020
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