Theatre

Auditions for “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” will be held Saturday, April 18, from 9 A.M. to noon at the Syracuse Community Center.

Dance and Additional callbacks will be April 20 & 21, from 6-9pm.
All roles are open. All roles are volunteer. Please be prepared to sing a short excerpt (about 16 bars) from a Broadway Musical in the style of the show. An accompanist will be provided. Auditions are first come first serve.
Please plan accordingly.

**Please note that this year’s rehearsal schedule will dier from previous years

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Character Breakdown
BARON BOMBURST – Male, Tyrannical ruler of Vulgaria and a lover of toys. A man-child, he is very immature, needy, and whiney.
Range: E4 – E5

BARONESS BOMBURST – Female, Head of the Vulgarian Parliament and a hater of children. Tyrannical and dramatic.
Range: G3 – G5

BORIS – Male, A member of the two-person Vulgarian gang that works for the Baron and Baroness. Though he is not very smart, he is the leader.
Range: C4 – G5

CARACTACUS POTTS – Male, An eccentric, brilliant, English inventor and loving father and son. His inventions and children are his life.
Range: A3 – G5

GORAN – Male, One member of the two-person Vulgarian gang that works for the baron and Baroness. A dumb oaf.
Range: D4 – G5

GRANDPA POTTS – Male, Caractacus Potts’s father, who is a former war hero. He loves to tell old War stories. A sort of second father to Jeremy and Jemima.
Range: C4 – E5

JEMIMA POTTS – Young Female, 9-13 years old, Caractucus’s daughter. She is an adventurous girl with a vivid imaginations. A total child at heart who loves her family.
Range: C4 – E5

JEREMY POTTS – Young Male, 9-13 years old, Caractucus’s son. An adventurous boy with a vivid imagination. A total child at heart who loves his family.
Range: C4 – E5

LORD SCRUMPTIOUS – Male, Owner of the Scrumptious Sweet Factory. Extremely busy, important, and decisive.

THE CHILDCATCHER – Male, He makes sure that Vulgaria is child-free. Evil and manipulative. Hates children almost as much as the Baroness.

THE TOYMAKER – Male, With all children outlawed in Vulgaria, this toy-making genius only works for the child-like Baron. Smart but frightened.
Range: C4 – E5

TRULY SCRUMPTIOUS – Female, Daughter of the famous candy maker, Lord Scrumptious. Strong and independent, but gentle. Falls in love with Caractacus.
Range: A3 – E5

OTHER ROLES:
Ensemble Kids; Inventors; Soldiers; Townspeople; English Crowd