Casting Call: International search for King Kong the Musical at the Fugard Theatre in Cape Town, South Africa

Published: Friday, August 4, 2017 2:01 PM
KING KONG, the musical KING KONG, the musical

We’re seeking the leading role of JOYCE:
late 20’s - 40, female. Originally played by Miriam Makeba, Joyce is a jazz singing Shebeen Queen. Full of emotional complexity and a voice to die for - the actress playing this role must be of South African descent. 


Vocal Range: Soprano to High F5.


This is the first major revival of the famous South African Jazz Musical KING KONG, about heavyweight boxing champ Ezekiel Dlamini. 


We are looking for a Joyce for the third leg of performances in CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA:


DATES - NOVEMBER 20TH, 2017 - MARCH 18TH, 2018 (possible extension)


Please send headshot & resume, as well as a clip of the actress singing to kingkongsubmissions@gmail.com




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