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NEW YORK

SINGERS & SINGE/GUITARISTS 

February 19, 2020

Ripley Grier Studios
305 W. 38th Street
New York, NY 10018
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Norwegian Creative Studios is currently accepting appointment requests for the upcoming NYC audition. To be considered, please send your headshot and resume, along with any videos that best show off your vocal ability to: auditions@norwegiancreativestudios.com. Subject Line MUST read: NYC Syd Norman’s Appt. 

If represented by an agent, submissions will also being taken and considered via Actor’s Access starting February 7, 2020.
Callbacks will take place at a later date. Auditionees may be offered contracts for later cast rotations than listed below.
Theatrical Casting Specialist, NCLH: Brian Baéz

A brand new musical concept from the original creative team of the Broadway musical “Rock of Ages.” Syd Norman’s Pour House takes us back to rock’s glory days of the late 60s, 70s & 80s in a hangout inspired by LA’s Sunset Strip with an interactive, improv-based experience driven by a rollicking cast & house band. Showcasing a wicked sense of humor and a whole lot of heart, get ready to rock ‘n’ wail! Performances include lead and background vocals with cast & band, hosting of trivia, karaoke and hijinks that set the tone of edgy rock that’s fun for the whole family

CONTRACT DETAILS

Union / Non-Union
Pay Rate: Principal $1,000/week minimum
Creative Team: Matt Weaver, David Gibbs, Chris D’arienzo
Featuring music by: The most awesome rock bands ever .
Manager, Theatrical Casting, NCLH: Kai Alan Carrier
Musical Director, Steven Landau

2 CASTS: Norwegian Breakaway (Dates Subject to Change)
Travel to Tampa: May 22, 2020
Board the Vessel: June 14, 2020
End of Contract: December, 6, 2020

Norwegian Getaway (Dates Subject to Change)
Travel to Tampa: August 28, 2020
Board the Vessel: September 20, 2020
End of Contract: TBD, 6-8 Months On Board

AUDITION ROLE BREAKDOWNS

FEMALE VOCALIST

20s-30s years old, all ethnicities, female. Hip Rocker Chic with killer vocals and authentic style. Vocal range: Rock belt up to F5 (11th above middle C). Good low notes down to F3 needed for one female. References include: Linda Ronstadt, Heart, Debbie Harry, and Tina Turner. Strong improv acting skills, comedic timing, able to work off loose script & audience interaction, hosting skills (live & tv) for events with guests both in venue and around ship. Knowledge of old-school hip-hop/rap a very strong plus; must be able to incorporate a few rap lyrics into mashups/medleys. Outstanding Rock belt, for lead, background vocals and harmonies. Percussion (tambourine, maracas, etc) a plus, but not necessary

MALE VOCALIST (ROCK CROONER)

20s30s years old, all ethnicities, male. Hip/Authentic Rockers with the ability to give us both smooth and grittier vocals. Male Vocal range: Rock belt up to C5 (8ve above middle C) Higher a plus. Vocal references include: Lionel Richie, Rod Stewart, Elton John, and David Bowie. Strong improv acting skills, comedic timing, able to work off loose script & audience interaction, hosting skills (live & tv) for events with guests both in venue and around ship. Knowledge of old-school hip-hop/rap a very strong plus; must be able to incorporate a few rap lyrics into mashups/medleys. Outstanding Rock belt, for lead, background vocals and harmonies. Percussion (tambourine, maracas, etc) a plus, but not necessary

MALE VOCALIST (SINGER/GUITARIST)

Hip rock singer/guitarists with an authentic look and sound. Male Vocal range: Rock belt up to C5 (8ve above middle C) Higher a plus. Vocal references include: Bon Jovi, Steve Perry, Bob Seger, and Axle Rose. Must be able to play acoustic & electric guitar at a proficient (lead) level. Will be required at callbacks. Strong improv acting skills, comedic timing, able to work off loose script & audience interaction, hosting skills (live & tv) for events with guests both in venue and around ship. Knowledge of old-school hip-hop/rap a very strong plus; must be able to incorporate a few rap lyrics into mashups/medleys. Outstanding Rock belt, for lead, background vocals and harmonies.

SCOPE OF PERFORMANCE
6 days on, 1 day off per week, up to 4 hours per performance in venue, plus filming of advertising and events both live and prerecorded. Performances include singing leads, duets & harmonies (parts assigned) plus improv & comedic bits and hosting of events such as trivia, movies, karaoke, etc. as well as interactive audience-driven segments in the venue and around the ship.

Must be 18 years old to apply.