Adelaide is the leader of the Hotbox Girls who has been engaged to Nathan Detroit for fourteen years. Her long engagement has brought on a chronic cold symptoms and she is thrilled to learn that they will finally be getting married, only to find out that the wedding was just a rouse to throw the cops off Nathan’s trail while he books a place for a crap shoot. Strongly comic and classic show girl. Requires singing and dancing.
Songs: Bushel and a Peck, Adelaide’s Lament, Take Back Your Mink, Adelaide’s 2nd Lament, Sue Me, Marry the Man Today, The Happy Ending
Character role: singing, dancing required.
If you are interested in auditioning for Adelaide, please prepare "Adelaide's Lament" to sing for the audition.
The average unmarried female
Due to some long frustration may react
With psychosomatic symptoms
Difficult to endure
Affecting the upper respiratory tract
In other words
Just from waiting around
For that little band of gold
A person can develop a cold