Casting

Casting

Cast Size: Flexible
Cast Type: Children
Dance Requirements: Standard

Character Breakdown

Royal Translators
Four storytellers and newscasters in Agrabah. They typically set the scene and provide transitions.
Gender: both
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: B3
Sultán
Ruler of Agrabah. Set in following the traditional laws and, as a result, has difficulty managing his daughter Jazmín. Somewhat aloof and daft.
Gender: male
Age: 50 to 65
Jazmín
Princess of Agrabah and daughter of the Sultan. Resistant to the trapped feeling and arranged marriages that come with her title. She eventually falls in love with Aladdin.
Gender: female
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: A3
Rajah
Princess Jasmine's tiger, protective of his owner. Commonly serves as a translator between Jazmín and the English-speaking characters.
Gender: both
Jafar
The Grand Vizier and the Sultan's right-hand man who separated Agrabah by language barriers. Has deadpan delivery and dreams of being Sultan one day, using the Genie and Sultan to fulfill his evil wishes.
Gender: male
Age: 40 to 55
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: Ab2
Iago
Jafar's parrot and sidekick. Talkative, sarcastic, and just as wicked as his master.
Gender: both
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: B3
Razú
Jafar's right-hand man and Capitán de los Guardias (Captain of the Royal Guards). A big, mean oaf who has great disdain for street urchins.
Gender: male
Age: 25 to 45
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: D3
Aladdin
Our story's protagonist. A wily street rat who can't stay out of trouble, he is tired of his riffraff lifestyle, which leads him to masquerade as a rich prince. Falls in love with Jazmín.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: B2
Abu
Aladdin's pet monkey, always looking for a bite to eat. Commonly serves as a translator between Aladdin and the Spanish-speaking characters.
Gender: both
Genie
A prisoner of the magic lamp who becomes Aladdin's slave. He is a wacky and sarcastic showman that dreams of being free.
Gender: male
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: A3
Magic Carpet
A beautiful flying carpet found in an abandoned cave. Often used by Aladdin and Abu for transportation.
Gender: both
Ensemble
Citizens; Shopkeepers; Suitors