Description:

Disney's Aladdin JR

Disney’s Aladdin JR. is based on the 1992 Academy Award®-winning film and the 2014 hit Broadway show about the “diamond in the rough” street rat who learns that his true worth lies deep within.

The story you know and love has been given the royal treatment! Aladdin and his three friends, Babkak, Omar, and Kassim, are down on their luck until Aladdin discovers a magic lamp and the Genie who has the power to grant three wishes. Wanting to earn the respect of the princess, Jasmine, Aladdin embarks on an adventure that will test his will and his moral character.

Dates / Times:

  • Thursday, Nov 7th @ 7:00pm
  • Friday, Nov 8th @ 10:00am  
  • Friday, Nov 8th @ 7:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov 9th @ 2:00pm
  • Saturday, Nov 9th @ 7:00pm
  • Sunday, Nov 10th @ 2:00pm
  • School Days Performance

Ticket Prices:

* Prices may vary by performance.

Please call the CYT office for Handicap Accessible seating. Thursday Night Family Night - Tickets $11 online and at the door. 913-681-3318

Bell Cultural Events Center MidAmerica Nazarene University :

2030 E. College Way, Olathe, KS 66062-1899


Show Notes:

See who's signed up to audition HERE. This list will be updated every couple of days until auditions.

Auditions:

Friday, August 23rd, 2019
4:30 - 8:30
Audition Location:
Lenexa United Methodist 
9138 Caenen Lake Road
Lenexa, KS 66215
Callbacks:
Saturday, August 24th, 2019
9:00 - 1:00
Callback Location
Lenexa United Methodist 
9138 Caenen Lake Road
Lenexa, KS 66215

Artistic Team:
Director: Andrew Milbourn
Assistant Director: Kayla Sandusky
Music Director: Sarah Schulte
Choreographer: Emma Wilson Mais

West Production Coordinator:
Wendy Poling
westproductions@cytkc.org
 

Character Breakdown

Aladdin
Aladdin, a poor street urchin, longs to make his mother proud, but sometimes loses his way. He’s the thief with a heart of gold, so cast your most charismatic actor with the versatility to play both the playful prankster and romantic lead. Make sure he has the vocal chops to carry this heavy- singing role., a poor street urchin, longs to make his mother proud, but sometimes loses his way. He’s the thief with a heart of gold.
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: G2
Babkak, Omar, and Kassim
Babkak, Omar, and Kassim are Aladdin’s three loyal and playful pals. Babkak is the Agrabahn foodie who loves to snack, kindhearted Omar has a sensitive soul, and stubborn Kassim yearns to be a leader.
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: G2
Genie
Genie is the fast-talking, fun-loving, scene- stealing wisecracker who lives in the lamp and yearns to be free. 
Vocal range top: D#4
Vocal range bottom: G2
Iago
Iago is the fawning and funny sidekick to Jafar. 
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2
Isir, Manal, and Rajah
Isir, Manal, and Rajah, Jasmine’s devoted attendants, keep the Princess grounded with their honesty and openness. Isir, whose name means “inspiration,” is optimistic; Manal, “achievement,” is assertively encouraging; and Rajah, “hope,” is the most protective. 
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: B3
Jafar
Jafar is the power-hungry and crooked Grand Vizier. A loyal advisor to the Sultan and scheming villain.
Vocal range top: Eb4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2
Jasmine
Jasmine, the Princess of Agrabah, longs to experience the world outside the palace walls. Curious and assertive, she knows what she wants and craves the freedom to make her own choices. 
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: G3
Sultan
Sultan, the warm-hearted ruler who dotes on his daugther, is committed to upholding the ancient laws of Agrabah. 
Vocal range top: C4
Vocal range bottom: Ab3
Agrabahns
Agrabahns are the citizens of Agrabah who help to create the bustling marketplace – merchants, shoppers, beggars, guards, etc. Included in this ensemble are the following featured roles:
• The Beggars (3) are a small group with whom Aladdin briefly interacts. 
• The Apple Vendor is a merchant who reviles the beggars and from whom Jasmine unintentionally steals an apple.
• The Fortune Teller unwittingly helps Aladdin escape the guards in “One Jump Ahead.”
• The Shop Owner is a marketplace vendor from whom Aladdin steals bread.
• Razoul, the rough and commanding head of the palace guards, answers to Jafar. Cast a performer who can portray an intimidating leader.
• The Guards (2) follow Razoul’s orders. 
Prince Abdullah
Prince Abdullah is one of Princess Jasmine’s haughty and arrogant suitors.