Casting “The Glassblower’s Daughter: An American Fairytale,” an original musical set to premiere at the historic Regent Theatre in Arlington, Mass., October 2021, and produced by Lightning House Players, a theatre company located in the Boston area. Producer states: “We are seeking singers, dancers, actors, and circus performers, e.g., contortionists, jugglers, hula hoop dancers, and any other specialty skills you may possess!”

Emma / Narrator (Supporting): 27-35. Sandy’s mother, late 20s, motherly, protective, and joyful. There must be something special about her if she was able to lighten the Glassblower’s heart. Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Video Reel. Required Skills: Singing

Young Sandy (Supporting): Female, 9-12. Approximately 10 years old, cute, buoyant, optimistic. Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Video Reel. Required Skills: Singing

Sandy (Lead): Female, 15-19. A feisty 16-year-old girl, torn between loyalty to her father and a desire to carve out her own path in life. Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Video Reel. Required Skills: Singing

George, the Glassblower (Lead): Male, 35-55. A man with a hardened heart, 40s; Sandy’s father. George spent years as an indentured servant. He enjoyed a brief period of happiness in his life, but it was taken away from him too soon when tragedy struck. Hides away from the rest of what he sees as a cruel, unforgiving world, while worrying about what will become of Sandy. Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Video Reel. Required Skills: Singing

Kiminuna (Supporting): Female, 25-45. Native American healer, any age. A friend to George, while wary of the Governor. Ethnicity: Indigenous Peoples. Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Video Reel. Required Skills: Singing

Governor Littleworth (Lead): Male, 30-50. A pompous man in his 40s-50s. Narcissistic, full of himself, grandiose to an obscene level. Required Media: Headshot/Photo, Video Reel
Required Skills: Singing

Lady Littleworth (Lead): Female, 25-40

The Potter (Supporting): Male, 35-45

Ratcliffe (Lead): Male, 18-25

Percival Grey (Lead): 21-25

Captain Shrug (Supporting): Male, 35-50

Master of Revels (Supporting): All Genders, 30-45

Katerina (Supporting): Female, 21-30

Captain of the Guard (Supporting): 25-40

Foreman (Background / Extra): Male, 25-55

Page (Background / Extra): 15-19

Soldier (Chorus / Ensemble): 18-25

Various Merchants: Tailor, Pewtersmith, Hatter, Farmer, Painter, and Customers (Chorus / Ensemble): All Genders, 18-55

Members of the Troupe: Contortionist, Jugglers, Acrobats, Hula Hoop Dancers (Chorus / Ensemble): All Genders, 18-55

Governors and Their Ladies (Chorus / Ensemble): All Genders, 18-30

Rehearses Sept. 7-Oct. 17 in Boston; tech week and performances run Oct. 18-24 at the Regent Theatre in Arlington, MA.

Stipend: $100 – $200. Non-union position will pay modest stipend to cast members.

Seeking talent from: Quincy, MA; Boston, MA; Arlington, MA; Cambridge, MA

Apply here. 

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