Tribute by Bernard Slade

Directed by Kay Valentine
Produced by Jo Ann Warren

Audition Notice for Tribute – A Canadian Comedy by Bernard Slade

Audition Dates:
Sun. Feb 22, 2015 1-4 pm
Mon. Feb 23, 2015 7:30-9:00pm
Call Backs: T B A

Auditions are open and will consist of an interview and reading scenes.

Performance Dates: May 28-31 / Jun 3-8 / Jun 9-13

Rehearsals will be set after casting; generally 3 nights a week and Sunday afternoons. Mandatory rehearsals – ALL cast & crew will be required from May 19 onward.

Synopsis: New York City, late 1970s. Scottie Templeton, charming and irresponsible sometime Broadway press agent, script writer and great womanizer, always up for a gag, finds at fifty-one that the script has been rewritten as a tragedy. Scottie’s one concern now is to make friends with his estranged son Jud.

Scottie – male 50s/a mixture of Noel Coward, Harpo Marx and Peter Pan. (Ability to play piano an asset)
Jud – male early 20s/shy, intelligent, awkward and intense. (Ability to play piano an asset)
Maggie – female 40s/first-wife, intelligent, sympathetic, attractive
Hilary – female 30s/blonde, crisp, well groomed, attractive. (Must be comfortable undressing on stage)
Lou – male 50+/chunky, affable, looks older than his years
Dr Gladys – female 50s/ shrewd, maternal, approachable
Sally – female early 20s/attractive

General Notes:
•The Curtain Club, is an award winning community theatre with 60+ years of bringing quality theatre to Richmond Hill
•You are encouraged to have read the script prior to audition. Copies can be borrowed for a limited time period with a $20 cash deposit refunded upon the script’s safe & unmarked return.
•This is a non-paying; non-equity production.

To borrow a script, please email the Producer Jo Ann Warren at
If you are unable to make the listed audition dates please contact the Director Kay Valentine directly or 905.713.6481

The Curtain Club is a non-profit, non-equity community theatre group. If you are cast in a show you must become a member of The Curtain Club. Membership fees are $10.00 for the season and are due no later than the first rehearsal.