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Audition Notice – ROMEO & JULIET by William Shakespeare
Directed by: Peter Clark
Performance dates: 27th September – 13th October (11 shows)
Rehearsals will commence: 15th July 2018
Peter Clark will bring a contemporary approach to this much-loved Shakespearean classic, involving lights, sound, film, music and much more. Looking for actors who want to enjoy the ride and have a lot of fun getting there! No previous Shakespearean experience necessary!
Two star-crossed lovers come together in spite of the constant opposition of their warring families. Street brawls, a masquerade, hope, and the best laid schemes of the well intentioned will lead to an inevitable and tragic conclusion
|AUDITIONS:||SATURDAY 19TH MAY 2018 (potential call backs Sunday 20th AM if required)|
|LOCATION:||LIMELIGHT THEATRE, CIVIC DRIVE, WANNEROO|
|PREPARE:||ONE SECTION OF SHAKESPEARE (ANYTHING!) NO MORE THAN 1 MINUTE
MAY BE ASKED TO READ ADDITIONAL EXTRACTS ON DAY
|TO BOOK:||EMAIL DIRECTOR: firstname.lastname@example.org
ADVISE: NAME, AGE, PREFERENCE ON ROLE & SUMMARY OF THEATRE EXPERIENCE
|ROMEO||son to Montague|
|JULIET||Daughter to Capulet|
|FRIAR LAURENCE||a Franciscan|
|NURSE||Nurse to Juliet|
|CAPULET||Head of the Capulet house|
|MERCUTIO||Kinsman to the Prince and friend to Romeo|
|BENVOLIO||Nephew to Montague and friend to Romeo|
|LADY CAPULET||Wife to Capulet|
|ESCALUS||Prince of Verona|
|PARIS||a young nobleman, Kinsman to the Prince|
|MONTAGUE||Head of the Montague house, at variance with the Capulets|
|TYBALT||Nephew to Lady Capulet|
|PETER||Servant to Juliet’s Nurse|
|BALTHASAR||Servant to Romeo|
|SAMPSON||Servant to Capulet|
|LADY MONTAGUE||Wife to Montague|
Characters not gender specific (except title leads) – additional smaller roles will be combined and/or shared
The sequel to “Run for your Wife” finds the bigamist, taxi driver John Smith, still keeping his two families in different parts of London, both happily and blissfully unaware of each other.
However, his teenage children, a girl from one family and a boy from the other, have met on the internet and are anxious to meet in person since they have so much in common!
Audition Dates: Saturday March 10th
Performance Dates: May 3rd – 12th
Gavin Smith – teenage boy 16-17 years
Vicki Smith – teenage girl 15-16 years
Barbara Smith – mother of Gavin and Johns wife, 50s
Mary Smith – mother of Vicki and Johns wife, 50s
John Smith – Taxi driver, bigamist, father, 50s
Stanley Gardener – Johns best friend and lodger, 50s
Dad – Stanleys father, 70-80
For further information, please ring –
Sue Vincent, the Director, on 0468 868 368
Willy Loman has been a traveling salesman all his life. Although Willy has worked hard, his family has always lived on the edge of poverty, while he has constantly told himself and his family that his deserved ‘big break’ is just around the corner. The play consists of events in the present moment mixed up with events from the past, seamlessly weaving together, all leading up to a pinnacle moment in the existence of Willy Loman, a moment where he realises his own failure.
Audition Dates: January 13-14
Performance Dates: March 8th – 17th
Willy Loman (60 y/o): Travelling salesman with high aspirations that have failed.
Linda Loman (55-60 y/o): Willy’s devoted wife.
Biff Loman (30-35 y/o): Eldest son, a failure in his father’s eyes.
Happy Loman (25-35 y/o): Younger brother to Biff. A womanizer who idealises his father..
Uncle Ben (60-65 y/o): Willy’s older brother. A successful businessman.
Charley (60-65 y/o): Loman’s next-door-neighbour and father of Bernard. Friend to Willy.
Bernard (25-30 y/o): Charley’s only son. Intelligent but lacks general personality.
Howard Wagner (30-40 y/o): Son of Frank Wagner, Willy’s former boss. Howard has taken over his late father’s position. A hardcore businessman.
Stanley (25-50 y/o): A waiter at the restaurant.
The Woman (30-49 y/o): Willy’s former lover with whom he had an ongoing affair with in Boston. She appears only in Willy’s memories.
Letta and Miss Forsythe (25-35 y/o): Two woman who meet Biff and Happy at a restaurant, most likely prostitutes.