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BUCKS COUNTY PLAYHOUSE 2014-15 SEASON **Revised** - Bucks County Playhouse Auditions

Posted: April 3, 2014

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Bucks County Playhouse 14-15 Season - OPEN Call

Bucks County Playhouse|New Hope, PA


Date of Audition:
4/5/2014





Call Type
Non-Required Principal

Time(s)
OPEN Auditions (AEA and non-AEA performers)
Saturday, April 5, 2014
10 AM - 6 PM
Lunch 1 to 2

Contract
COST

Location
Bucks County Playhouse
70 South Main Street
New Hope, PA 18938


Seeking
Actors (M/F) for CHAPTER TWO, DEATHTRAP, and VANYA & SONIA & MASHA & SPIKE.

Actor, Singer, Dancers (M/F) for AINT MISBEHAVIN, THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW and the SEASON FINALE.

see breakdown

Preparation
Please prepare two monologues, one monologue and 16 bars of a song, 32 bars of one song, or 16 bars of two songs.
Bring sheet music in correct key; accompanist provided but may not transpose.
Be prepared to dance if asked.
Bring picture and resume, stapled together

Other Dates
EPAs in NYC held 4/8 (for AIN'T MISBEHAVIN') and 4/9 & 4/10 (for the Season Plays). (see separate notices)

Personnel
Alex Fraser: Executive Producer
Josh Fiedler, Producer
Morgan M. Manfredi, Mgmt. Associate
· A monitor will

not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

Appointments
No appointment necessary.
Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.
Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.


Breakdown

UPDATE 4/1/14: At this audition, the theatre will no longer be casting for THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW or its SEASON FINALE. The following shows in the season will be auditioned at this call:

CHAPTER TWO
By: Neil Simon
Director: Marsha Mason
First Rehearsal: May 5th, 2014
Tech: May 19 – 22, 2014
First Performance: May 22nd, 2014
Official Opening: May 23rd, 2014
Final Performance: June 15th, 2014

Seeking:

GEORGE SCHNEIDER – Male. Early to Mid 40s. A recent widower, attractive, witty, a writer.

JENNIE MALONE – Female. Early 30s. A recent divorcee, very appealing and enthusiastic, an actress.

LEO SCHNEIDER – Male. Late 30s to early 40s. George’s brother, married, sharp and jaded, a press agent.

FAYE MEDWICK– Female. Mid 30s. Jennie’s unhappily married friend, on the sexy side, an actress.

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DEATHTRAP
By: Ira Levin
Director: Evan Cabnet
First Rehearsal: June 2nd, 2014
Tech: June 16 – 19, 2014
First Performance: June 19th, 2014
Official Opening: June 21st, 2014
Final Performance: July 13th, 2014

Seeking:

SYDNEY BRUHL – Male. Mid 40s to mid 60s. A celebrated playwright of mystery thrillers who gained astonishing success early in his career but has hit a dry spell. Stage combat.

CLIFF ANDERSON – Male. Mid 20s to Mid 30s. An aspiring and determined young playwright. Sydney’s former student.

MYRA BRUHL – Female. Mid 30s to 50. Sydney’s modest but charming wife. A follower; sophisticated and upper class.

HELGA TEN DORP – Female. Mid 40s to mid 60s. A world renowned psychic. Dutch accent.

PORTER MILGRAM Male. Early 50s to early 60s. Sidney’s lawyer and a would-be playwright; businesslike and sharp, hiding a secret.

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VANYA & SONIA & MASHA & SPIKE
By: Christopher Durang
Director: Sheryl Kaller
First Rehearsal: June 30th, 2014
Tech: July 14 – 17, 2014
First Performance: July 17th, 2014
Official Opening: July 18th, 2014
Final Performance: August 10th, 2014

Seeking:

VANYA – Male. Early 50s-early 60s. Lives with his step-sister Sonia. Resigned to his life; the caregiver and peacekeeper.

SONIA – Female. Early to mid 50s. Living with her step-brother, Vanya. Discontent, upset, regretful. Ability to impersonate Maggie Smith essential.

SPIKE – Male. Mid-late 20s. An aspiring actor. Masha’s new sexy, self-absorbed boy toy. Friendly, charming, and attractive. Must be in excellent physical shape.

NINA – Female. Early to late 20s. Lovely, sincere aspiring actress; star struck, enthusiastic and energetic.

CASSANDRA– Female. 30-55. Vanya and Sonia’s cleaning lady and soothsayer, who often bursts into not always accurate prophecy.

The role of MASHA is already cast.



AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’
Based on an idea by Murray Horowitz and Richard Maltby Jr.
Director: Hunter Foster
Choreographer: Lorin Latarro
First Rehearsal: July 28th, 2014
Tech: August 11th, 2014
First Performance: August 14th, 2014
Official Opening: August 16th, 2014
Final Performance: September 7th, 2014

All characters are African-American. Seeking 3 great women and 2 great men who are dynamic and exciting performers with great voices who move well. This is a brand new, re-conceived production.

MAN #1 - Bass-baritone.
MAN #2 - Bass.
WOMAN #1 - Alto.
WOMAN #2 - Soprano.
WOMAN #3 - Alto.





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