9 to 5 The Musical Character Breakdown
Violet Newstead (Principal) — Gender: Female | Vocal Range: F3-D5 | Age 35-55
The company's Head Secretary and Mr. Hart's right-hand woman, she is a single mother and typically stands up for what she believes in; attractive, strong, ambitious; she is career-hopeful and quick-witted and has seen and taken everything she can in her current place at Consolidated and is tired of being overlooked for her muchdeserved promotion; must be a singer/actor.
Doralee Rhodes (Principal) — Gender: Female | Vocal Range: G3-E5 | Age 25-35
A young, sexy spitfire who works at Mr. Hart's office. She is proof that there is more to a woman than just her looks. Strong Singer and Actor, Good Mover/Dancer.
Judy Bernly (Principal) — Gender: Female | Vocal Range: Ab3 - F5 | Age 30-45
The "new" girl at the firm, she has been burned by her husband's affair and is searching for personal empowerment. Insecure, determined, and hopeful. Strong Singer and Actor, Good Mover/Dancer.
Franklin Hart, Jr. (Principal) — Gender: Male | Vocal Range: C3-Gb4 | Age 40-55
The boss of Consolidated and a notorious chauvinist. He is capable of faking charm but usually shows his true colours as an arrogant, self-absorbed boss. A sexiest, egotistical, lying, hypocritical, bigot! Strong Actor, Good Singer and Mover/Dancer.
Roz Keith (Principal) — Gender: Female | Vocal Range: G3 - C5 | Age 35-60
The attentive office gossip queen and snitch. She has an unrequited love for Mr. Hart and will do anything she can to win his approval.
Joe — Gender: Male | Vocal Range: B2 - G4 | Age Late 20’s - 40
A charming, attractive accountant, interested in Violet and won't take no for an answer; will also double in ensemble.
Dwayne — Gender: Male | Vocal Range: E2 - G4 | Age 25-35
Doralee’s very attractive husband; he is very supportive of her professional pursuits and loves her for everything she is; will double in ensemble.
Josh — Gender: Male | Age 16-18
Violet's awkward teenage son.
Missy — Gender: Female | Age 35-55
Franklin Hart's wife, clueless to her husband's true nature. Designer, preppy, sugary sweet.
Maria — Gender: Female | Vocal Range: F4-D5 | Age 20-50
A young and vibrant secretary in Hart's office.
Dick — Gender: Male | Age 30-50
Judy's soon-to-be ex-husband. An average guy, he is sporting a little less hair and a little more paunch than he did ten years ago. Will double in ensemble.
Kathy — Gender: Female | Vocal Range: G4-D5 | Age 25-50
A secretary in Hart's office with a tendency to gossip.
Margaret — Gender: Female | Age 35-50
Consolidated's resident lush with great comedic timing who goes through a great transformation; must be a strong character actor,
Bob Enright — Gender: Male | Age 35-50
Bob is one of the boys, Frank's protégé; will double in ensemble.
Tinsworthy — Gender: Male | Age 45-65
Franklin Hart's boss and Chairman of the Board. A good man, who may be wiser to Hart's ways than he lets on.
Ensemble — Ages 20-60+
Strong singers and good movers who play a host of characters and cameo appearances including: office workers, detectives, a candy striper, puppeteers, a rodeo announcer,a gospel choir, and miscellaneous other parts. Stage ages 20 to 60+. We are looking for passionate artists who want to have fun in a team ensemble