Casting

Casting

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

Character Breakdown

Michael Dork
A computer genius yet to be discovered, he is passionate and energetic. Initially shy and has accepted the way other kids treat him as a misfit but his confidence and self-belief grows as his feelings towards Holly grow.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: A2
Lucas Lloyd
Michael's best friend who also functions as his advisor and counsel on all matters. Obsessed with science fiction and in the making to become an extremely successful writer, his fear to not be left behind always complicates his friendship.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: A2
Francis Wier
Marvin's best friend, a sci-fi geek and future fashion guru. He has memorized a book of the best pick-up lines in an attempt to be a smooth talker with the ladies. Holds a close attachment to his mother.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: D3
Marvin Camden
Francis' best friend and sci-fi geek. Warm-hearted and fiercely loyal to his friends, he is comfortable with his place in the world as a misfit.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: D3
Holly Manson
A brilliantly clever and beautiful girl. Passionate, ambitious, strong-willed. She struggles with how people perceive her and do not take her academic ambitions seriously, which causes her to disguise herself as a geek at her new school.
Gender: female
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: F#5
Vocal range bottom: F3
Eddie Arch
A good-looking bully. Son of the richest and most powerful man in town, he is determined to avoid military school at any cost. Full of confidence and arrogance.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: D3
Huey Phillips
Eddie's sidekick, who is confident on the outside but harbors internal insecurities. He is content to live in Eddie's shadow with all the power that position brings.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: D3
Wayne Pagoda
Eddie's sidekick and Huey's best friend, he is the dimmer one of the pair. Lives only to support Eddie's ambitions and life choices.
Gender: male
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: D3
Leia Dawkins
Eddie's girlfriend. A cheerleader and society girl. Initially, she is clear in her priorities of getting married and having kids but eventually forced to reassess herself.
Gender: female
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: F#5
Vocal range bottom: E3
Elaine Friend
Leia's sidekick and a bit of a dreamer. She often becomes confused, which stems from an inability to pay attention in school.
Gender: female
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: F#5
Vocal range bottom: A3
Samantha Powden
Elaine and Leia's friend. A closeted sci-fi geek. She is a geeky butterfly waiting to emerge, and getting increasingly tired of her friends' limited outlooks on life.
Gender: female
Age: 15 to 20
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: A3
Ensemble
Arch System Employees; School Students; Sci-Fi Attendees; Glasses Nerds; Party Nerds; Party Guests