Auditions for Roberts Wesleyan College Community Theatre's production of Anything Goes will be held:

Monday, October 2

Tuesday, October 3

6PM: Registration

6:30PM: Auditions

Those auditioning are asked to prepare 32 bars of a musical theatre song that shows off their range and acting skills.  An accompanist will be provided.  NO A CAPPELLA auditions. All will be asked to do a dance audition as well.  Please bring jazz shoes for the dance audition or tap shoes if you want to be considered for a lead or tap role. 

Callbacks will be held on:

Thursday, October 5 at 6:00PM.  Those asked to come back for callbacks will be asked to prepare a music from the show as well as some readings.

If you are interested in auditioning, but have a conflict for the audition dates and times, please email Eric at to schedule an audition PRIOR to the scheduled audition dates.



Rehearsals for the show will be Tuesday, Thursday evenings from 6-9PM and Saturdays 9am-12 or 1PM beginning October 10.  The Full rehearsal schedule is available upon request.  There will be additional rehearsals in Dec/January.  


January 19, 20, 26, 27 at 7:30PM

January 21, 28 at 2PM


Director: Eric Traugott

Vocal Director: Jessica Stevens Volpe

Choreographer: Kim Swaisgood

Orchestra Director: Terry Bacon

Assistant Director/Sets/Props: Marcia Stevens

Technical Director/Lights: Nate Clark

Set Design: Jim Price

Set Construction: Gene Vogler

Sound: Bob Puff

Costumer: Mary Farmer

Accompanist: Teressa Bala


Character Breakdown for RWCCT's ANYTHING GOES

RENO SWEENEY - A charismatic nightclub singer and former evangelist, she is clever, funny, persuasive and extremely confident. Strong singing and dancing required, as well as comedic timing. VOCAL RANGE: Alto/Belt STAGE AGE: 30+

RENO'S ANGELS- Four (4) backup singers/dancers in Reno's act, they are showgirls with pizzazz and personality. All roles require strong singing and dancing skills. VOCAL RANGE: Various.

HOPE HARCOURT - A beautiful heiress with a strong sense of duty, she is willing to sacrifice love and marry to satisfy her mother's wishes. Strong singing and dancing required. VOCAL RANGE: Soprano.  STAGE AGE: 20+

BILLY CROCKER- A young businessman who is in love with Hope, he charismatic and charming. Strong singing required and should be able to dance or move well. VOCAL RANGE: Baritone/Tenor. STAGE AGE: 25+

 LORD EVELYN OAKLEIGH - Hope's energetic, quirky, and good-natured aristocratic fiance. English accent, strong singing and the ability to move well also required. VOCAL RANGE: Baritone. STAGE AGE: 30+

EVANGELINE HARCOURT - Hope's overbearing mother who is mainly concerned with money and social status. Sings with ensemble only. STAGE AGE: 40-50

MOONFACE MARTIN - A gruff loveable gangster who is also loyal and willing to go the distance for a friend. Requires strong comic timing, plus the ability to sing and move well. VOCAL RANGE: Baritone. STAGE AGE: 40-50

ERMA- A playful, independent, impulsive, and loveably clueless dame. STRONG CHARACTER ACTOR. Strong singing and dancing. VOCAL RANGE: Mezzo/Belt. STAGE AGE: 30+

ELISHA WHITNEY - A successful Wall Street banker who is nearsighted and thinks he is always right. Ability to move well is a plus. VOCAL RANGE: Baritone STAGE AGE: 40-50

LUKE AND JOHN- Two mischievous Chinese cousins.  Comedic timing a must. Must be able to sing and move well.  STAGE AGE: 15+

REGINALD STRONG- Captain of the S. S. American. Mature with authority. VOCAL RANGE: Baritone. STAGE AGE: 40-50

SAILOR QUARTET- Strong singers. Move Well.  STAGE AGE: 15+

MALE / FEMALE ENSEMBLE- Passengers, stowaways, and members of the crew of the S.S. American. All must sing and be able to move.  Tap experience a plus, but not necessary. Various roles will be cast from the ensemble.  Open to ages 12 and up!