Men's Auditions

TUESDAY:   June 15th 7PM

Music by:
Jerry Bock

Lyrics by:
Sheldon Harnick

Book by:
Joseph Stein

Director/Music Director:
John Sebastian DeNicola

Choreographer/Asst.Director: Keith Leonhardt

Seeking MEN, 18-45 for roles in the Opera House Player’s November production of Fiddler on the Roof.   Auditions will be held Tuesday, July 15 at 7pm at the Opera House in Broad Brook, CT.   Please prepare a short song and dress comfortably for a short movement audition.   If possible please be available to stay through the entire audition- (roughly a couple hours). 

Questions - email the director at  or call 203-815-5993.

Rehearsals begin mid September.

Show Dates:  November 14 - 30, 2014

Questions?? Email

character descriptions

AVRAM Runs the local bookshop and keeps the town advised of all the news in the area. Male,
40-60 yrs old Range: D3 - Eb4

BIELKE Tevye's youngest daughter. Takes lessons at home from Perchik. Female, 8-12 yrs old Range: B3 - D5

CHAVA Tevye's middle daughter who loves to read. Falls in love and runs off with Fydeka, a Russian soldier. Female, 15-20 yrs old Range: B3 - D5

CONSTABLE Russian military official stationed near Anatevka who knows the villagers well, however he has superficial relationships with the villagers. Male, 35-45 yrs old Speaking Role


FRUMA-SARAH Lazar's Wolf's deceased first wife. She becomes enraged when her husband plans to wed Tzeitel. Female, 35-45 yrs old Range: C4 - Eb5

FYEDKA A strong, young Russian soldier who sees past his military obligations and falls in love with Chava. He challenges Tevye's imposed silence. Male, 20-25 yrs old Speaking Role

GOLDE Tevye's strong-willed wife who wishes for her daughters to have good husbands and live easier than she and Tevye. Female, 40-50 yrs old Range: A3 - Eb5

GRANDMA TZEITEL Golde's deceased grandmother, who endorses the marriage between Tzeitel and Motel. Female, 60-75 yrs old Range: C#4 - D5

HODEL Tevye's second eldest daughter, who becomes involved with Perchik. She eventually leaves Anatevka to join Perchik in Siberia. Female, 18-23 yrs old Range: B3 - E5

LAZAR WOLF The feisty, brawny butcher and the town's wealthiest citizen who wishes to marry Tzeitel. Male, 40-50 yrs old Range: C3 - F#4

MOTEL The poor and meek tailor who shares a deep love with Tzeitel. Sensitive and nervous, but sincere and friendly. Male, 18-25 yrs old Range: E3 - F#4

PERCHIK The outspoken student and visitor to Anatevka, who constantly challenges the traditions of the town. He eventually falls in love with Hodel. Male, 20-30 yrs old Range: B2 - E4

SHPRINTZE Tevye's fouth eldest daughter who takes lessons at home from Perchik. Female, 9-13 yrs old Range: B3 - D5

TEVYE The likeable, hard-working, pious dairyman who always tries to see the positive side of life. He is a proud patriarch and father of five daughters, closely raised according to the old scriptures. Male, 45-60 yrs old Range: Ab2 - F5

TZEITEL Tevye's eldest daughter, who is madly in love with Motel. She is loyal to her family but typically challenges the town's traditions. Female, 18-25 yrs old Range: B3 - D5

YENTE The meddling matchmaker. She is a widow and village busybody who knows all of the town gossip. Female, 50-60 yrs old Range: F3 - F5