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Audition Information

THE SUPER SANTA SEARCH SYNOPSIS AND CAST OF CHARACTERS

PLOT: Santa doesn’t want to do the “Santa” job anymore, he’s become disenchanted with Christmas, and he’s sick and tired of eating Mrs. Claus’ daily dose of cookies. The Evil Christmas hating Grinch breaks into Santa’s home with Nick his spineless sidekick. Santa catches them and Grinch abandons Nick who Santa then blackmails into becoming the Imposter Santa and the real Santa goes on vacation. The Imposter Santa makes a mess of everything. The things that Santa should know, the imposter Santa says and does the opposite. The elves get suspicious and plan to overthrow Santa. They tie him up. Mrs. Claus is constantly asking where Kris Kringle is. The elves keep lying to her all the while trying to interrogate him. The Elves put   out an ad in “Backstage” for a new Santa. Different types of characters show up dressed in Santa clothes. Then Bernadine finds a kid who has the magic Santa touch. The Elves make the imposter Santa reveal where the Real Santa is hiding. The real Santa is hiding in the audience. The kid gives a moving monologue about Christmas. Santa falls in love with Christmas again. Lots of singing. The End!

 

Character Breakdown

Santa Claus – The real deal Kris Kringle is sick and  tired of the whole Christmas thing and wants a vacation.

Gender: Male

Age: 14-18

 

Nick\Imposter Santa -This black mailed Fake Santa and Grinch ally has been a follower all his life and has never had an original thought of his own.

Gender: Male

Age: 14-18

The Grinch - a snooty-Christmas hating evil Santa wannabe

Gender: Male

Age: 14-18

Mrs. Claus  -  “Mrs. C” – always in her own world. Thinks that the world is filled with elves, rainbows and rainbows and that every meal ought to be cookie centered. Mrs. Claus loves to do all the cooking and cleaning in the Workshop.

Gender: Female

Age: 14-18

Bernadine\Bernard  – Head Elf

Santa’s workshop is a place just about any kid would want to visit. It is run by Elf Bernadine — a very old, wise and plain spoken elf who understands the pressure of the season like no other person in the world. Charged with producing Operation Merry Christmas, Elf Bernadine has been known to use any resource at his disposal — including Tooth Fairies — to make it happen.

Gender: Any

Age: 14-18


Ernestine\Ernest  Elf - Public Relations –

 wears a suit and acts kind of like a politician(always trying to spin a bad situation into a positive situation). He gets almost as much mail as Santa– and he’s just the guy for the job!  If there’s anything you want to know about Christmas, Santa, the North Pole, reindeer, Operation Merry Christmas or anything having to do with Christmas, Ernestine is your man.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Edwina\Edwin  Zachary -  Head Toy Maker – Stutterer  
Probably the most plain-spoken elf you’d ever want to meet. Elf Edwina is a straight shooter — and who  doesn’t mince his words.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Rusty Belz - News Broadcaster, North Pole Newsroom –

Always looking for scandal or a scoop. With a voice as smooth as eggnog and an incomparable broadcast style Elf Rusty Belz brings the news of Santa for Santa Update, Kringle Radio, Merry Christmas Radio and the world online audio.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Hugenia\Eugene - Postmaster General, North Pole Post Office – always dropping things
Santa’s got mail — tons of it! All year long Elf Hugenia Slavia takes in letters, emails, and packages at the North Pole Post Office.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Victoria \Victor- Serving Santa’s Stables- always smells really bad
Santa doesn’t just employ eight tiny reindeer — he’s got thousands! And the huge facility called Santa’s Stables here at the North Pole is run by Elf Victoria. Not only does he care for the reindeer, but he organizes the annual reindeer games — and with Santa he hand selects the chosen few honored to serve Santa each year.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Wilma\William - The Wrapping Department – a little too happy and cheerful
The wrapping department has a complex assignment — take every Santa surprise and make it look merry. And it’s a job every elf in the wrapping department takes very seriously. This merry bunch is lead by Elf Wilma — a frenzied, high-energy and worried sort who always finds a way to get the job done before Santa takes flight.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18

Karly\Karl Klutz: Assistant to Wilma…a total KLUTZ!

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Billie\Billy – Computer Hacker- thinks he is the smartest person in the room
Elf Billy and his team of elf-geeks sit around their computers and watch the weather around the world. They are responsible for tracking Santa on Christmas Eve and for helping to make his flight plans each year. They have a huge, impossible job that constantly changes.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18

 

Elf  Lynette\Lionel – Medical Dr. – Nerdy Steve Urkel Type
Elf Dr. Lionel P. Spock has one mission every year: keep everyone well and free from the dreaded Bah-Hum Bug Bug — an ugly virus known to sap holiday cheer. He’s the medical expert here –and he’s saved the day many, many times.

 

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Quintina\Quinten Q. Quigley - master of flight –
Elf Quintina is in charge of Santa’s sleigh. From setting new speed records to getting Santa safely back every year, Elf Quintina is the master of flight.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Agent X – Top Secret Projects – Secret Service type
We don’t know his real name, where he lives or exactly what he does for Santa. But he’s an important dude here at the North Pole.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18


Elf Grumbles Scowl– Toy Inspector General – always mad at everything.
Elf Grumbles inspects all the toys made at the North Pole to ensure they are safe for kids to use. His is a big job  Santa’s Workshop.

Gender: Any

Age: 11-18

 

Elfis Presley - Christmas Idol Judge - A cool Elvis Presley judge

Gender: Any

Age: 14-18

 

Candy Cane Lane - Christmas Idol Judge -  Always looks for the good in people and performances and never wants to hurt anyone’s feelings.

Gender: Any

Age: 14-18

 Santa Mall McClause - a fake Santa you see in malls who can’t sing

Gender: Male

Age: 11-18

 

Santa Scrooge - A Christmas-hating old man who is on this show just to protest 

Gender: Male

Age: 11-18

 

Santa Bob - Drunk hobo in Filthy Santa suit, the bell-ringing boring Santa

Gender: Male

Age: 11-18

 

Sandy Claws - Mr. Krabs dressed as Santa 

Gender: Female

Age: 11-18

Sally- Pure of heart and lover of the true meaning of Christmas.

Gender: Female

Age: 11-18