Tuesday, March 3 from 6pm - 10pm
Sunday, March 8 from 10am - 2pm
ORPHANS by Lyle Kessler
Directed by Sean Critchfield
Please prepare a 1-2 minute contemporary dramatic monologue.
Performs May 14 - 31
HAMLET by William Shakespeare
Directed by Benjamin Loewy
Please prepare a 1-2 minute classical monologue.
Performs June 19 - July 3
Auditions will be held at The Playhouse
-528 S. Decatur Blvd.-
All roles are available.
Non-traditional casting will be considered.
These are non-paid productions. Performers will receive a stipend.
Headshot and resume are required.
Please complete the online form below prior to your audition.
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT "ORPHANS"
Synopsis: Two brothers - Phillip, sensitive and reclusive, never ventures out of his North Philly home - and Treat, a seemingly violent pickpocket and thief who kidnaps a mysteriously wealthy businessman. The tables are turned on the brothers when the businessman attempts to become their long lost father figure in a strange, hilarious, and moving way.
PHILLIP - MALE, any ethnicity, 20-30 years old,
A Wild Child who has never ventured from his house. Child-like and innocent. Not neurotypical.
TREAT - MALE, any ethnicity, 20-30 years old
A Pick Pocket and Thief, seemingly violent, suppressed emotion. Primary caretaker for his younger brother, Philip.
HAROLD - MALE, any ethnicity, 40-60 years old
A Commanding Presence, able to handle any situation with ease. Loving under a tough exterior.
MORE INFORMATION ABOUT "HAMLET"
Synopsis: The ghost of the King of Denmark tells his son Hamlet to avenge his murder by killing the new king, Hamlet's uncle. Hamlet feigns madness (or does he?), contemplates life and death, and seeks revenge. His uncle, fearing for his own life, also devises plots to kill Hamlet.
"...So shall you hear
Of carnal, bloody and unnatural acts;
Of accidental judgments, casual slaughters;
Of deaths put on by cunning and forc'd cause"