Auditions

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.

Cast:
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 warrenja@bell.net
If you are unable to make the listed audition dates please contact the Director Kay Valentine directly kaytb1941@gmail.com 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.