SENSE & SENSIBILITY
AUDITIONS FOR SENSE & SENSIBILITY AT TOWN HALL THEATRE
by Kate Hamill based on the novel by Jane Austen; Directed by Susan E. Evans
AUDITIONS: Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 2:30-6:30pm, at Town Hall Theatre, 3535 School Street, Lafayette, CA 94549.
CALLBACKS: Callbacks are by invitation and will be held Sunday, October 22, from 5:00-8:30pm, at Town Hall Theatre, 3535 School Street, Lafayette, CA 94549.
How to Arrange an Appointment: To schedule an appointment, please email a request with resume and headshot to email@example.com with “SENSE” in subject line. You may also contact the director, SUSAN E. EVANS, for more information at the same address.
What to Prepare: Please be prepared to perform one 2 min. monologue. Standard British RP accent a plus. Please bring a hard copy of your photo and resume.
Roles: 4 male 6 female (doubling, flexible casting). All ethnicities encouraged. An example of the doubling is as follows:
1. FANNY DASHWOOD/LUCY STEELE/
LADY MIDDLETON/GOSSIP, female, 20s-30s
2. COLONEL BRANDON/THOMAS/
LADY MIDDLETON/GOSSIP, male, 40s-50s
3. MARIANNE DASHWOOD, Female, LATE TEENS-20S,
4. ELINOR DASHWOOD , FEMALE, 20s
5. EDWARD FERRARS/ROBERT FERRARS/
LADY MIDDLETON/GOSSIP, male, late 20s
6. JOHN WILLOUGHBY/
JOHN DASHWOOD/GOSSIP, male, late 20s-30s
7. MARGARET DASHWOOD/
MRS. FERRARS/GOSSIP, female,10–13 years old.
8. MRS. DASHWOOD/
ANNE STEELE/GOSSIP , female, 40s
9. MRS. JENNINGS/GOSSIP, female, 40s-50s
10. JOHN MIDDLETON/DOCTOR/
SERVANT/GOSSIP, male, 40s-50s
REHEARSALS: The rehearsal period begins week of April 23, 2018, and runs through May 30, 2018. Rehearsals are held evenings and some weekends at Town Hall Theatre.
Compensation/Stipends: Stipends are available to help defray travel and other expenses.
PRODUCTION DATES: SENSE & SENSIBILITY will be performed May 31 through June 23, 2018 (12 performances including 2 Previews). Performances will be at 8:00pm Th-Sat and at 2:00pm on Sundays. Note there are two Sunday matinees, June 10 and 17, 2018, is at 2:00pm.
ARTISTIC TEAM: Director, Susan E. Evans; Scenic Designer, Brian Watson; Lighting Designer, Heather Basarab; Sound Designer, Madeleine Oldham; Costume Designer, Hope Birdwell; Stage Manager, Kate Saville.