In response to the Coronavirus pandemic Chanticleers Theatre will remain closed until health authorities in Alameda County rollback orders to shelter in place and local H.A.R.D. authorities re-open park and recreation facilities.

All rehearsals and meetings ARE POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE to protect our team of actors, musicians, technicians and their families from unintentional exposure. Please check this page for updates. Thank you for your understanding and support.


Chanticleers Theatre Audition Notice Mamma Mia

Directed and Choreographed by Kevin Hammond

Musical Director Luis Zuniga


And some songs with STIG ANDERSON
Originally Conceived by JUDY CRAYMER

MAMMA MIA! was originally produced in London by Judy Craymer, Richard East and Björn Ulvaeus for Littlestar in association with Universal.

Additional Material & Arrangements by MARTIN KOCH

Music Published by Universal Music Publishing Group and EMI Grove Park Music Inc. and EMI Waterford Music Inc.

Performed by special arrangement with Music Theater International,


Monday and Wednesday March 23 and 25, 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Chanticleers Theatre, 3683 Quail Avenue, Castro Valley, CA 94546

Non AEA, $100 travel reimbursement.

Performances October 16 to November 15, 2020

Rehearsals Begin Mid-late July

Over 60 million people worldwide have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good show!

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.

The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make Mamma Mia! a guaranteed smash hit for any theatre. A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget!


Please prepare 16-30 Bars of a soft rock or rock musical song in the style of the show. Bring sheet music in your Key. Accompanist provided. No a capella or recorded music.


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Sophie Sheridan – Age 20-25 Born and raised on the island. Vocal range: F#3-E5

Donna Sheridan – Age 40-50 Sophie’s mother. Vocal range: E3-A5

Sam Carmichael – Age 40-50 Might be Sophie’s father. Vocal range: D3-Ab4

Bill Austin – 40-45 Might be Sophie’s father. Vocal range: Bb2-F#4

Harry Bright – Age 40-50 Might be Sophie’s father. Vocal range: C#3-F#4

Sky – Age 20-30 Sophie’s fiancé. Vocal range: Eb3-D5

Tanya – Age 40-50 Former Dynamo. Vocal range: E3-E5

Rosie – Age 40-50 Former Dynamo. Vocal range: E3-D5

Lisa – age 20-25 Sophie’s friend. Vocal range: G3-Db5

Ali – Age 20-25 Sophie’s friend. Vocal range: G3-D5

Pepper – age 20-35 Barman at Taverna. Vocal range: A4-F5

Eddie – age 20-30 Helps Sky with Water-Sports.

Ensemble – Islanders, Wedding-Guests, etc.


Auditions for the Chanticleers Theatre summer production of THE FOREIGNER were held Saturday, January 25 and Sunday, January 26.

Thank you to all who participated. We are pleased to announce the following roles have been cast:

Director – Carl Smith
Stage Manager – Kathy Romine
Chanticleers Artistic Director – John Biaocchi

We are pleased to announce the following roles have been cast:

Charlie Baker – Henry Halkyard
Froggy LeSeur – Ron Cook
Betty Meeks – Georgia Lee Barnes
Catherine Simms – Heather Warren
Rev. David Lee – Vaughn Mayer
Ellard Simms – Danny Georgiev
Owen Musser – C. Conrad Cady




The Bridges of Madison County

Book: Marsha Norman
Music and Lyrics: Jason Robert Brown

Director: John Baiocchi
Music Director: Luis Zuniga

Chanticleers Theatre:
3683 Quail Avenue, Castro Valley. CA 94546



Bridges of Madison County Cast List

Francesca: Christina Boothman

Rob: Steve Wilner

Bud: Mark Flores

Carolyn: Amanda Clemmons

Michael: Danail Georgiev

Marge: Corinne Kelly

Charlie: C. Conrad Cady

Marian: Shannon Harger


Em Woods, Tom Farris, Sarah Niven, Martie Muldoon