Friday, May 23, 2014

JEWISH THEATRE WORKSHOP SEEKS ACTORS FOR OSCAR WILDE COMEDY

AUDITION NOTICE: The Jewish Theatre Workshop Presents

AN IDEAL HUSBAND
by Oscar Wilde

WHEN: Tuesday, May 27, and Wednesday, May 28,  7 PM-9 PM; Sunday, June 1, 10 AM-12 noon
WHERE: JEA Room, Weinberg Park Heights JCC, 5700 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore

 

Five Performances:
Sunday, August 17, at 2 PM & 7 PM; Wednesday, August 20, at 7 PM; Sunday, August 24, at 2 PM; Sunday, August 24, at 7 PM

Synopsis:
How far would a person go to ruin another's reputation? How far would a person go to protect it? Oscar Wilde explores these questions with his usual wit and withering flair in An Ideal Husband.

Prepare:
Come prepared to make the director laugh. Jokes and/or monologues are acceptable (no bathroom humor, please). Actors will also be asked to read from the script.

Inquiries: contact@jewishtheatreworkshop.org or call the JTW Hotline at 410.709.8589

Available roles (age of all roles is approximate and is subject to change):
Male Roles:
The Earl of Caversham, K.G. (age 50+)
Viscount Goring, his son (age 25-45)
Sir Robert Chiltern, Bart., Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs (age 30-45)
Vicomte de Nanjac, Attache at the French Embassy in London, (ability to speak with a French accent a plus, but not necessary)

Female Roles:
Lady Chiltern (age 20-35)
Miss Mabel Chiltern, Sir Robert Chiltern's sister (age 20-35)
Mrs. Cheveley (age 20-35)
Lady Markby
The Countess of Basildon
Mrs. Marchmont

Ensemble: Various Butlers, Secretaries and Footmen