Casting

Casting

Cast Size: Flexible Cast Size
Cast Type: Mainly Men
Dance Requirements: None

Character Breakdown

Clara
Giorgio's lover. Married to a man with whom she shares a son. Beautiful and shallow.
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 25
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: Ab3
Giorgio Bachetti
Army Captain. He is a heroic, handsome romantic that is on his way up in the army ranks.
Gender: male
Age: 20 to 28
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: F2
Torasso
Army Lieutenant. Given to laughter and perhaps a bit overweight, he has a lovely singing voice and is quite aware of the business of others.
Gender: male
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: B2
Ricci
Army Colonel. Fosca's guardian and cousin, his demeanor is typically one of love and benevolence.
Gender: male
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: Db3
Tambourri
A well respected Doctor. Though aloof at times, he sincerely cares for Fosca.
Gender: male
Age: 50 to 60
Cook (lombardi)
Army Sergeant. Has no talent for cooking but remains determined. He is impish and can be found gossiping.
Gender: male
Age: 30 to 45
Vocal range top: F#4
Vocal range bottom: B2
Barri
Army Lieutenant. Quick witted and in possession of a razor sharp tongue, he is an avid gambler.
Gender: male
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: A2
Rizzolli
Augenti
Army Private and mail carrier. The youngest among the group, he has a genuine and sweet disposition.
Gender: male
Age: 18 to 21
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: B2
Fosca
Colonel Ricci's cousin. Very sickly and unattractive, she is deeply emotionally damaged. Her desire to be loved teeters between longing and desperation. Smart, well read, and bold.
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 25
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: F3
Ensemble
Attendants; Figures From Fosca's Past (Fosca's Father, Fosca's Mother, Ludovic, Mistress); Soldiers