Who: Homeschooling students, ages 12+ (due to themes)
When: Auditions—January 22, 2018 by appointment; Callbacks: January 24, 10:30am
Where: Dr. A.J. Ferlazzo Auditorium, 15941 Donald Curtis Drive, Woodbridge, VA
A general rehearsal schedule is on the Rehearsal page.
To reserve an audition slot and obtain an audition form and set of monologues to choose from, email the director firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
Specific audition appointment times for each person who requests a slot will be issued before auditions.
Auditions will consist of monologues which are available on the Monologue page or upon request. Actors are encouraged to write their own 1-minute monologue from the play.
An all-hands meeting is scheduled on January 29 at 10am. Rehearsals are slated to begin that day. Scripts will be distributed.
To prepare for auditions, actors should read the original play, available online here:
The PBS filmed Broadway version with Paul Newman as the Stage Manager is also very good.
*Casting will be based on audition performance and characterization;
*Cast size is limited; it may be that not all actors who audition can be cast or will be cast as extras;
*Some roles may be cross-gender cast;
*Actors will be required to read play background information and build characterizations once they are cast
Additional positions available by permission of the director (for which some previous or related experience is preferred):
*Assistant stage manager
*Technical and backstage, i.e. running crew, light and sound boards, etc.