Tony N' Tina's Wedding Audition Information

Thank you to everyone who auditioned for Tony N’ Tina’s wedding! Please check cast list below... 

First rehearsal is Thursday March 23rd at 6:30pm at our DOWNTOWN STUDIOS (3rd floor) at 919 West St. Germain, St Cloud, MN 56301(In between Jules Bistro and Mind Body and Soul).  There is an elevator just to the right of the front door if needed. Our costume designer, Aimee Miron, will be taking Measurements on Thursday.

CLICK HERE to complete your cast registration prior to the first rehearsal/cast meeting. 
 
Valentina (Tina) Lynne Vitale - Allison Legg
Tony Nunzio Junior - Matthew Beckius
Barry Wheeler - Matt Borgert-Spaniol
Connie Marcogni - Sierra Grandy
Dominic (Dom) Fabrizzi - Pete Pederson
Donna Marsala - Jessica Scherer
Johnny Nunzio - Andrew Mackey
Marina Galino - Shelby Desautel
Josephina Vitale - Jennifer Lewerenz
Luigi Domenico (Uncle Lui) - Al Hams
Joey Vitale - Mickey Morstad
Angela - Linda McGowan
Rose Domenico - Joy Ottem
Sister Albert Maria (Terry)- Courtney Bokovoy
Tony Nunzio Senior - Harold Desautel
Madeline Monroe - Willow Flaherty
Grandma Nunzio - Brandi Richards-Berger
Michael Just - Wric Larsen
Father Mark - Chad Holien
Sal Antonucci - Jason Schindler
Vinnie Black - Mike Trelfa
Loretta Black - Dottie Seamans
Donny Dulce - Chad O'Brien
Rick DeMarco - Chris Byrd
Wedding Catering Staff - Angelique Desautel
Wedding Catering Staff - Kami Kaderlik
Wedding Catering Staff - Ahnika Lexvold
Wedding Catering Staff - Ron Lloyd
Wedding Catering Staff - Sara Marek
Wedding Catering Staff - Jared Walz
Wedding Catering Staff - Kyle Seamans
Wedding Catering Staff - Megan Seamans
 

Cast Commitment

Rehearsal Schedule:

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, 6:30pm-9:30pm, Saturdays 10-2

One of these rehearsals will be an outing in Character.

First rehearsal is Thursday March 23 at 6:30pm

Rehearsals will take place at GREAT Studios - Downtown St. Cloud (919 West St. Germain Street). Be flexible to go to the Regency a couple of times also.

Tech week will be at the Regency on West St Germain St, St Cloud - Monday April 24 to Wednesday April 26(dress rehearsal/preshow). Tech week is MANDATORY.

Performances: Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 6pm and Sundays 4pm for 3 weekends April 27 to May 14.

* Saturday May 13 is a special fundraiser performance held at The Grands at Mulligans in Sartell MN. There will be a rehearsal 10-4 on that day.

 *Crew Commitment: Thursday March 23, April 17 through to all performances


Character breakdowns

TONY: Groom, Italian/American, handsome, rowdy, charming, stressed about family drama, a nice guy, mid 20’s

TINA: Bride, Italian/American, party girl, headstrong, tough, pretty, Motto: Know what you want, know how to get it, look good getting it, has waited for this big moments since she was a little girl,  mid 20’s

BARRY: Best Man, everybody’s pal, in control, small time drug dealer, plays guitar and sings, slick, life of party, dating Connie, late 20’s

CONNIE: Maid of Honor, Italian/American, pregnant, jaded, independent, tough smart, dating Barry, late 20’s 

DOMINIC: Usher, Italian/American, party animal with a heart of gold, Nunzio Sr is like father to him, lives in the moment, likes to make deals selling things, dating Donna, has a thing for Terry, mid 20’s

DONNA: Bridesmaid, Italian/American, trashy, got looked over for star position of Maid of Honor. Needs to find a way to shin at the wedding, good rock singer, dating Dominic, jealous of attention Dom is giving Terry, mid 20’s

JOHNNY: Usher, Italian/American, Tony’s little brother,  a cute flirt, feels stuck in his life, trapped by father who is always putting him down, wants to get away,  20’s

MARINA: Bridesmaid, Italian/American, insecure tag along, the gang’s doormat, feels so in the “in” crowd by being a bridesmaid in Tina’s wedding, mid 20’s

JOSEPHINA VITALE: Tina’s Mom, Italian/American, strong willed, large in stature, controlling, martyr, Sings SANTA LUCIA, 45

LUIGI: Tina’s Great Uncle, Italian, old world gentleman,  wise, respected, speaks Italian (broken English), late 70’s (can be played by younger actor)

JOEY: Tina’s brother, Italian/American, gay, NOT flamboyant, dreamed of Broadway, singer/dancer, now directs and choreographs locally, keeps his lifestyle a secret from his mother, in a relationship with Rick, 30

RICK DEMARCO: Hired as the videographer, a cover so Joey can be close to him with out everyone know they are together. This is eating away at Rick. He is tired of the façade. 25+

SISTER ALBERT MARIA (AKA TERRY): Tina’s cousin, family odd ball, always admired Tina’s “coolness” that somehow she never possessed, lost virginity to Dom and went to be a nun, Sings well and teaches congregation a song, seeing Dom again awakens impure emotions, mid 20’s

TONY NUNZIO SR: Tony’s father, Italian/American, owns strip club, charismatic in a sleazy way, sees himself as King, brings girlfriend Maddie as date but is interested in Mrs. Vitale,  Not happy to see Tony escaping through marriage so he buys them a house to keep him close by, 50

MADELINE: Tony Sr.’s girlfriend, stripper, good looking, hard living, feels like she has found family with the Nunzios. Feels unwanted by the Vitales, scandalous dance at wedding,  25+ 

GRANDMA NUNZIO: Tony’s Grandma, Italian, matchmaker, spry, a little crazy, stuffs leftovers into purse, 70’s (can be played by younger actor)

MICHAEL JUST: Tina’s ex-boyfriend, just got out of rehab, a burnout, drinks too much at wedding and causes a scene, rips off shirt, late 20’s

FATHER MARK: priest, thinks he’s hip, loves bringing the community together, gives guidance, bit of a pushover, has been double booked today and is trying sneak out to perform a sick mass at the hospital, Mrs. Vitale, his top volunteer and Nunzio, his top check-writer, does not let this happen, ends up drinking too much, sings, 40+

SAL: Photographer, doesn’t like photography, doesn’t like people, pushy, eccentric, bored with his job, a gambling man, 40’s

VINNIE: Caterer, Italian/American, proud, amateur comedian, used car salesman type, gambling man, late 40’s

LORETTA: Vinnie’s wife, browbeaten by Vinnie, a little worn, orderly, holds the deed to Regency banquet hall, late 40’s

DONNY DULCE: Heartthrob DJ, Attractive, loves attention and the ladies, guys put up with him because their girlfriends like him, 35+

ANGELA: Tina’s Aunt, Italian/American, cynical, realistic, a planner, bitter, hound, wants to make sure she gets her money’s worth as she is paying for photographer and food, gets rowdy after a few drinks, something softens in her when she sees Nunzio Sr., 40+

ROSE: Tina’s Aunt, Italian/American, opposite of Josie, Big City Gal, free thinker, peace keeper, takes care of Uncle Lui, 40+

ADDITONAL CREW of 6 WEDDING STAFF: Must be in character for the entire show. Create your own character. Essential to the success of the show. Commitment: March 23, April 17 through to all performances.

*Note: Italian/American is all in the attitude, get those hands going. Accent would be bonus.