Casting Call - Guys & Dolls


“Guys & Dolls” is sponsored by Ada & Francis Savarese.  Supporting SVP and the arts for many years!

“Guys & Dolls”

Book by Abe Burrows & Jo Swerling. 

Music & Lyrics by Frank Loesser

Produced by

Todd Bennington & Holly Lessing

Directed by:
Tori Clemens

Director Tori Clemens is seeking:

12-17 Males (Playing Age 20+)
10-14 Females (Playing Age 20+)


Age Range



Sky Masterson

Stage Age

30 +

Charming charismatic gambler who goes through a major transformation during show with help from Sarah.  Oozes style. (Strong baritone)


Sarah Brown

Stage Age


Pretty, bright eyed woman who serves as Sergeant of the local Mission, idealistic and sheltered.(Strong Soprano)

Nathan Detroit


Stage Age

30 +

Humorous Manipulator/Gambler.  Facilitator of illegal gambling.  Fiancé of Adelaide.  Waiting for big break. (Baritone with comic timing)


Stage Age 30-40

Strong comic and classic show girl in love with her forever fiancé Nathan. (Comic timing and singing)


Nicely Nicely Johnson

Stage Age

20 +

Nicest and cheeriest of gamblers.  High spirited, sincere and genuine. (Comic timing and Strong Tenor)


Benny Southstreet

Stage Age

20 +

Nathan’s right-hand man and a gambler. (Strong baritone who can move)


Arvide Abernathy

Stage Age of 50-+

Older leader of Mission, Warm heart and a bit gullible, Family to Sarah (Choral singer) Male or Female


Lt Brannigan


Stage Age


By-the-book police officer who is engaged in a battle of wits with Nathan Detroit.

General Cartwright


Stage Age


Regional Director of the mission. Authoritative but motivated by charity.



Stage Age


Variety of men from all over looking for the next best crap game (Rusty Charlie, Big Jule, Angie the Ox, Harry the Horse, Liver Lips Louis, and more) (Ability to Dance/Move as an ensemble)

Mission Band Members


Stage Age


Members of the mission who follow Sarah to save souls. (Choral singers)


Hot Box Dancers

Stage Age 18-35

Showgirls who work with Adelaide in the Hot Box dreaming of bigger things. (Dancers)

NY Ensemble

Various ages as needed


Auditions will be held at the


Located at 689 Amwell Road, Hillsborough

Directions to SVP

Saturday, April 22nd at 12:00 PM
Sunday, April 23rd at 7:00 PM

with Call Backs 
Tuesday, April 25th at 7:00 PM (if necessary)


Please prepare 32 measures of a song from the show or in the style of show, prepare one of the sides provided, watch and be prepared to dance the combination on video.

PLEASE Sign-Up for Audition Times at:

Guys and Dolls Audition Sign Up

Guys and Dolls – Choreography Video

Guys and Dolls – Choreography Video – Talk Through

Audition sides






Somerset Valley Players are committed to diverse, inclusive casting.  Non-descript roles are available to all performers, regardless of age, sex, ethnicity, disability, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other basis. 

Please email with any questions.


The show runs Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.
July 14th through July 30th.


For further information call 908.369.7469