Seeking Equity actors, 9 men and 1 woman, for OF MICE AND MEN. Preparation
Sides from the script will be provided when making an appointment. Reader will be provided. Visually impaired performers may request an advance copy of the sides when making an audition appointment.
Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together. Other Dates
1st rehearsal: August 5, 2014
Opens: September 4, 2014
Closes: September 21, 2014 Other
Callbacks, if needed, will be held June 5 and/or 6. Actors must audition to be seen at callbacks.
Director: Robert Miller
Author: John Steinbeck
· A monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition. Appointments
Call audition hotline at 412-392-8141, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Equity Members without appts will be seen as time permits. Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend. Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.
Breakdown George Milton
He is a caring, compassionate, and understanding human being who dreams of owning his own piece of land. Physically, he is a small and intelligent man with strong features. He is Lennie's cousin.
The obedient friend of George. He has a child’s mind and a giant’s body. He has an intellectual disability, and relies upon George. It is these contrasting qualities and his impulsive nature that cause him problems.
One of the lonely ranch workers. He is missing a hand, working as a ‘Swamper’.
A black ranch hand. He is sensible and neat, with a mind of his own. He is a lonely character, who is discriminated against, due to his race.
A ranch worker with leadership qualities. He commands respect from all on the ranch.
The boss’ son who was a boxer. He is short, stocky, and thinks he is better than all the others. He picks fights with everybody on the ranch.
The only woman on the ranch. She is very flirtatious.
A brutal man. He objects to Candy keeping his old dog.
A ranch worker.
A ‘nice fella’ (in Candy’s words). He is more concerned about his work on the ranch than anyone else.