Ain’t Misbehavin’ Auditions

Gallery Players is casting its upcoming production of Ain’t Misbehavin’ – The Fats Waller Musical Show conceived by Richard Maltby, Jr. and Murray Horwitz. Director: Irvin Mason Jr., Producer: Marty Goldin.

This production of Ain’t Misbehavin’ will only be able to accept non-union actors. NO PAY.

The show performs December 2-19, 2021 at Gallery Players (199 14th St, Park Slope, Brooklyn). Performances are Thursday through Saturday evenings with additional matinees on Saturday and Sunday. Rehearsals start October 26.

To be considered for an audition, you must submit your audition form and materials by MONDAY, OCTOBER 11 at 5PM.

Audition Submissions:

The required submissions for an audition are:

  • Headshot
  • Resume
  • Self-tape singing 16 bars of a jazz song (file size is limited to 100MB)

Please submit your audition materials here: https://forms.gle/Trpyamqdu5wScbkB8
Please note that you must be signed into Google in order to submit documents.

COVID Safety: All participants must be fully vaccinated prior to the beginning of rehearsals and wear face masks during rehearsals and while offstage during performances.


Ain’t Misbehavin’ is one of the most popular musical revues of all time and the winner of the 1978 Tony Award for Best Musical. A sassy, sultry celebration of legendary jazz great, Fats Waller, featuring five dynamic performers in an evening of exuberant, melodic, and humorous songs that encapsulate the moods of this vibrant era.

Available Roles:

      André
      An unrepentant party hound. A flirt and a bit of a womanizer.
      Gender: Male
      Age: 25 to 45
      Ethnic Appearance: Black
      Vocal range top: E6
      Vocal range bottom: G2

      Armelia
      A voluptuous and sassy woman. Very strong-willed and not afraid to share her thoughts.
      Gender: Female
      Age: 25 to 45
      Ethnic Appearance: Black
      Vocal range top: C6
      Vocal range bottom: G3

      Charlaine
      A sweet, young lady. Very innocent.
      Gender: Female
      Age: 18 to 25
      Ethnic Appearance: Black
      Vocal range top: G5
      Vocal range bottom: G3

      Ken
      Jovial, cheerful, and loud. Larger than life.
      Gender: Male
      Age: 25 to 45
      Ethnic Appearance: Black
      Vocal range top: C6
      Vocal range bottom: D3

      Nell
      Confident and charming. A knowledgeable woman of the world.
      Gender: Female
      Age: 30 to 45
      Ethnic Appearance: Black
      Vocal range top: F5
      Vocal range bottom: F3

Submit materials online by Monday, October 11 at 5pm: https://forms.gle/Trpyamqdu5wScbkB8