Auditions for Season Three, 2018 at Melville Theatre.


Music by Mark Hollmann, lyrics by Hollmann and Greg Kotis, and book by Kotis


Melville Theatre Company is proud to present the Broadway smash ‘Urinetown” with music and lyrics by Mark Hollman and Book and lyrics by Greg Kotis. This production will be directed by Craig Griffen with musical direction by Taui Pinker.

This production will be mounted July 6th to July 21st 2018.
Rehearsals will begin in March (at MTC) on 2 weekday evenings (Mon&Wed or Tues&Thurs) as well as Sunday afternoons & Evenings.


Audition bookings: email

Please include your name and contact info as well as your preferred audition time- 10am, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm.

AUDITIONS will be held on Saturday 24th Feb –some overflow audition spots may be available on the evening of Sunday 25th along with any required callbacks. Auditions will be held at Melville Theatre, CNR Stock Road and Canning Highway, Palmyra. 10am to 4pm.

Auditions will begin with a group movement session followed by individual, approximately 5-10 minute auditions. Song requirements will be emailed to you once your audition spot is confirmed.

While Urinetown contains some strong dance elements, not ALL characters or ensemble members will be required to dance heavily in the show, as such the group portion of the auditions will be accommodating so do not let the dancing put you off!



Characters are as follows:

NOTE: Doubling of some roles is currently planned and there are several secondary speaking roles which will be cast from the ensemble. Due to content all cast must be 16years+.

Officer Lockstock-The tongue-in-cheek narrator of our story, he is a corrupt policeman who secretly kills off the guilty offenders. Bold, brash, and larger than life in many ways.

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: A2

Penelope Pennywise-The tough, jaded warden of the poorest, filthiest town urinal. She is Cladwell’s one-time lover and mother to Hope who eventually softens her temper.

Vocal range top: C6

Vocal range bottom: A3

Bobby Strong- The dashing, rebellious everyman who works for Miss Pennywise at the poorest, filthiest town urinal. He becomes an unsuspecting protagonist and romantic hero when he starts a revolution and falls in love with Hope Cladwell.

Vocal range top: C5

Vocal range bottom: A2

Little Sally- A precocious and irreverent street urchin. She serves as a quasi-narrator who often questions Lockstock and the play’s logic.


Vocal range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: A3

Hope Cladwell- Cladwell’s ravishingly beautiful daughter, torn between her father and her new love for Bobby. She begins as an innocent, naive angel but becomes vengeful and determined after being exposed to her father’s evil.

Vocal range top: A5

Vocal range bottom: A3

Caldwell B. Cladwell- The evil president and owner of the Urine Good Company. He is a miserly money-grubber who gleefully exploits the poor.

Age: 50 to 65

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: A2

Dr. Billeaux- Head of Research and Development at UGC.

Vocal range top: A3

Vocal range bottom: E3

Mr. Mcqueen- Cladwell’s sycophantic lackey. A servile assistant.

Vocal range top: E4

Vocal range bottom: B2

Senator Fipp- A greedy politician in Cladwell’s pocket. A bumbling coward.

Vocal range top: F4

Vocal range bottom: C#3

Officer Barrel- Lockstock’s patrol partner. A thuggish and aggressive policeman.

Vocal range top: F4

Vocal range bottom: G2

Joseph “old Man” Strong- Bobby’s rebellious father. His refusal to pay the fee sends him to Urinetown, ultimately launching the revolution.

Tiny Tom- One of the Poor, he is an idiotic man-child..

Vocal range top: A3

Vocal range bottom: D3

Soupy Sue- One of the Poor, she is excitable and easily panicked.

Vocal range top: B4

Vocal range bottom: Bb3

Little Becky Two-shoes- One of the Poor. She is foul-mouthed, impulsive, and accusatory.

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: Bb3

Josephine “ma” Strong

Bobby’s mother and Joseph’s wife. A strong-willed woman with a bite, able to withstand the hard hand life has dealt her.

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: Bb3

Hot Blades Harry

One of the Poor, he is a psychopathic and can become a violent loose cannon.

Vocal range top: F4

Vocal range bottom: A2


Should you have any other questions please email