We are casting two non-equity actors for Tenderly, The Rosemary Clooney Musical. Video submissions are now open for both roles. Please see below.

Tenderly, The Rosemary Clooney Musical

Based on the life of Rosemary Clooney
By Janet Yates Vogt & Mark Friedman
Directed by Kelly Van Oosbree
Music direction by David Nehls

Deadline: Video submissions will be accepted through May 7.

Preparations: Self-tape submission of 32 bars of an upbeat in the style of Rosemary Clooney and 32 bars of a ballad in the style of Rosemary Clooney

Contract: For this production, only NON-union contracts will be offered, all roles paid

Callbacks: Callbacks will be by invitation only of video submission with the preparation of requested materials

Cherry Creek Theatre does not believe in discrimination based on color, race, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, disabilities, gender, or otherwise. All performers, including those of color, ethnicities, age, gender identity, and performers with disabilities, are encouraged to audition and will be given full consideration.

Roles Available

  • Rosemary Clooney: Singer, film actress, wife, mother; female; age 40–50; white.
  • The Doctor: Psychiatrist, Rosie’s therapist; age 40–50; any gender; any race. The Doctor also portrays the following characters: Father O’Reilly, Rosemary’s Mother, Sound Technician at WLM Radio Station, Betty Clooney, Uncle George, Jose Ferrer, VP Paramount Pictures, Dante Dipaolo, Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Newsman, Merv Griffin. Actors of all genders and ethnicities encouraged to audition.


July 19–August 5, 2021
Evenings and some weekends


August 6–29, 2021
Elaine Wolf Theatre, Mizel Arts & Culture Center
350 S. Dahlia Street
Fridays & Saturdays, 7:30pm
Sundays, 2:00pm


Told through all of her signature songs, this charming two-person musical takes you beyond the limelight of Miss Clooney’s public persona with an intimate look at her personal life from her Appalachian roots to Hollywood stardom.