2019 OUTDOOR - CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS

 

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(As listed on Music Theater International)


Annie

A street-wise orphan; she is eventually taken in by Oliver Warbucks. Spunky, friendly, big-voiced.
Gender: Female
Age: 10 to 12
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: A3


Warbucks

A successful businessman with a warm heart. Rich, stiff-collared, bullish.
Gender: Male
Age: 40 to 55
Vocal range top: Gb5
Vocal range bottom: B3


Grace Farrell

Faithful secretary to Mr. Oliver Warbucks. Poised, sweet, gentle.
Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 35
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: Bb3


Orphans

The other girls in the orphanage with Annie. These girls are gritty, neglected and vulnerable, yet basically honest and potentially loveable. Includes Molly, Kate, Tessie, Pepper, July, and Duffy.
Gender: Female
Age: 6 to 13


Servants

The servants at the Warbucks mansion. Includes Drake, Mrs. Pugh, Mrs. Greer, Cecille, and Annette.
Gender: Both
Age: 20 to 50


Miss Hannigan

The orphanage matron who hates children but is fond of liquor. Very disillusioned, bitter, and cold.
Gender: Female
Age: 30 to 45
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: A3


Rooster

Miss Hannigan's no-good brother looking for a quick buck. A sleazy, slick con man.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: B3


Lily

Rooster's girlfriend, who is also out for a quick buck. She is considered to be a floozy and bimbo.
Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: B3


Bert Healy

The ultimate radio personality. He helps Annie by broadcasting about the search for her birth parents.
Gender: Male
Age: 30 to 45
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: E4


Roosevelt

The 32nd President of the United States. A Democrat and friend of Warbucks.
Gender: Male
Age: 40 to 60
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: Eb3
 

Ensemble

Servants (Drake, Mrs. Greer, Mrs. Pugh), Boylan Sisters, Cabinet Mambers, Hooverville Citizens
Gender: Both


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(As listed on Music Theater International)


Caractacus Potts

An eccentric, brilliant, English inventor and loving father and son. His inventions and children are his life.
Gender: Male
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: A3


Truly Scrumptious

Daughter of the famous candy maker, Lord Scrumptious. Strong and independent, but gentle. Falls in love with Caractacus.
Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: A3


Grandpa Potts

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.
Gender: Male
Age: 65 to 75
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Baron Bomburst

Tyrannical ruler of Vulgaria and a lover of toys. A man-child, he is very immature, needy, and whiney.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: E4


Baroness Bomburst

Head of the Vulgarian Parliament and a hater of children. Tyrannical and dramatic.
Gender: Female
Age: 30 to 45
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: G3


The Childcatcher

He makes sure that Vulgaria is child-free. Evil and manipulative. Hates children almost as much as the Baroness.
Gender: Male
Age: 45 to 60


The Toymaker

With all children outlawed in Vulgaria, this toy-making genius only works for the child-like Baron. Smart but frightened.
Gender: Male
Age: 45 to 60
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Jeremy Potts

Caractucus's son. An adventurous boy with a vivid imagination. A total child at heart who loves his family.
Gender: Male
Age: 10 to 13
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Jemima Potts

Caractucus's daughter. She is an adventurous girl with a vivid imaginations. A total child at heart who loves her family.
Gender: Female
Age: 10 to 13
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Boris

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.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Goran

One member of the two-person Vulgarian gang that works for the baron and Baroness. A dumb oaf.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: D4


Lord Scrumptious

Owner of the Scrumptious Sweet Factory. Extremely busy, important, and decisive.
Gender: Male
Age: 40 to 55


Ensemble

Kids; Inventors; Soldiers; Townspeople; English Crowd


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(As listed on Music Theater International)


Charlie Cowell

A traveling salesmen who is on to Harold Hill's schemes. Tirelessy attempts to prove to everyone the true con man behind Harold Hill.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 45


Harold Hill

Our story's unsuspecting protagonist. A con man, traveling under the auspices of a salesman, he eventually falls in love with Marian Paroo. Charismatic and charming.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: Ab2


Shinn

A blustery politician who is all too "self-important." Begrudgingly married to Eulalie, he is skeptical of the town rumor mill.
Gender: Male
Age: 50 to 60


Ewart Dunlop

A member of the quartet formed by Harold Hill with a tenor voice. Ewart is married to Maude Dunlop.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 45
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: F3


Oliver Hix

A baritone in the quartet formed by Hill. Oliver is married to Alma Hix.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 45
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: B2


Jacey Squires

The highest tenor in the quartet. Married to Mrs. Squires.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 45
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: C3


Olin Britt

A citizen of River City and the bass of the quartet formed by Harold Hill.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 45
Vocal range top: C4
Vocal range bottom: F2


Marcellus Washburn

Harold's chummy old friend and former con man, he now lives in River City and is trying to settle down.
Gender: Male
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: G2


Tommy Djilas

An attractive, young man from the wrong side of town. He is secretly courting Zaneeta.
Gender: Male
Age: 15 to 20


Marian Paroo

The stuff town librarian and music teacher. She is an attractive young lady who eventually falls for Harold Hill. Stuck up. Curious.
Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: G3


Mrs. Paroo

Cheerful and always plotting. An Irish widow and mother to Marian and Winthrop.
Gender: Female
Age: 45 to 60
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: Ab3


Amaryllis

A slightly bratty piano student of Marion Paroo.
Gender: Female
Age: 8 to 12
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Winthrop Paroo

Marian's baby brother, he is very shy because of a noticeable lisp. Embraces Harold Hill and the marching band.
Gender: Male
Age: 8 to 12
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn

Mayor Shinn's peacock wife. A serial gossiper and snob, she has trouble keeping her opinions to herself.
Gender: Female
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: D4


Zaneeta Shinn

The Mayor's fresh-faced daughter who is in love with Tommy. Sweet and outgoing. Appears to be daffy at times.
Gender: Female
Age: 14 to 18


Alma Hix

A "Pick-a-Little Lady" married to Oliver Hix.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 45


Maud Dunlop

A "Pick-a-Little Lady" married to Ewart Dunlop.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 45


Ethel Toffelmier

A comical "Pick-a-Little Lady," and Marcellus Washburn's girlfriend.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 40


Mrs. Squires

A "Pick-a-Little Lady" married to Jacey Squires.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 45


Ensemble

Constable Locke, Newspaper Readers, River City Townspeople, Traveling Salesmen


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(As listed on Music Theater International)


Matilda Wormwood

An imaginative girl who is clever and wise far beyond her years. She has a thirst for learning that cannot be quenched.
Gender: Female
Age: 6 to 10
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: A3


Miss Agatha Trunchbull

The tyrannical headmistress at Matilda's school who despises children.
Gender: Both
Age: 35 to 55
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: A2


Miss Honey

Matilda's kindhearted teacher. She is tired of living in fear under Miss Trunchbull.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 40
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: F3


Mr. Wormwood

Matilda's uncaring father. A slimy, greedy used-car salesman.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: D3


Mrs. Wormwood

Matilda's self-absorbed, negligent mother and an amateur ballroom dancer.
Gender: Female
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: A3


Michael Wormwood

Matilda's older brother. He is not very bright and favored by their parents.
Gender: Male
Age: 10 to 15


Bruce

Matilda's classmate. He is subject to extreme punishment by Miss Trunchbull.
Gender: Male
Age: 7 to 14
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: C4


Lavender

Matilda's classmate and friend.
Gender: Female
Age: 7 to 10


Ensemble

The Escapologist, Cook Sergei, Henchman 1, Henchman 2, Henchman 3, The Acrobat, Doctor, Rudolpho, Amanda, Nigel, Eric, Alice, Hortensia, Tommy, Parents, Children’s


Entertainer

Gender: Both
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: C3


Mrs. Phelps

A nice librarian. 
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 45


Wizard of Oz logo


(As listed on Tams Witmark)


Principals

(2 female; 4 male)

Dorothy Gale
Glinda (doubles as Aunt Em/Emily Gale)
Scarecrow (doubles as Hunk — a farmhand)
Tinman (doubles as Hickory — a farmhand)
Lion (doubles as Zeke — a farmhand)
Emerald City Guard (doubles as Uncle Henry/Henry Gale)


From the Chorus

Three Crows — male trio
Three Trees — female trio
Munchkin Mayor
Munchkin Coroner
Munchkin Fiddler
Three Munchkin Tots
Three Tough Munchkin Kids


SATB Chorus

Ozians
Jitterbugs
Munchkins
Nikko — commander of monkeys
Popikins, Beauticians, Manicurists and Offstage Voices with the Orchestra — girls
Snowmen, Polishers and Winkies — boys


Non-singing

Miss Almira Gulch (doubles as Wicked Witch of the West)
Professor Chester Marvel (doubles as Wizard of Oz)