Becoming Santa Claus — Cast and Instrumentation
|Queen Sophine||Lyric-coloratura mezzo-soprano.|
|Donkey Messenger||Basso cantante.|
|Yan||high lyric soprano.|
1 – While the Elves must perform as traditional opera singers, casting should favor singers with other vocal skills such as jazz improvisation, rap, and/or quasi-percussive choral utterance, as their principal sequence, the toy quartet, will extend as far outside traditional operatic technique as taste and ability will permit.