Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis- St. Louis Rooming House Plays

Website URL Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis

AUDITION DATE

JANUARY 20, 2020 12PM-6PM

AUDITION LOCATION

Sophie’s Artist Lounge & Cocktail Club

3224 Locust Street, 2nd Floor

St. Louis, MO 63103

PERSONNEL

Carrie Houk- Executive Artistic Director, Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis

Robert Quinlan- Director

DATES

First Rehearsal- as early as April 14th, 2020 (start date still TBD)

Run of Festival- May 7-17, 2020

APPOINTMENTS

Helene Estes

helene@twstl.org

M-F 9AM-5PM

Please email helene@twstl.org. with your headshot and resume to receive a time slot.

PREPERATION

Sides will be provided.

ABOUT THE SHOW

“THE ST. LOUIS ROOMING HOUSE PLAYS…SECONDA PARTE”

Series of One Acts from Tennessee Williams to be performed as an immersive theatre piece in the historic Stockton House.

SEEKING

Equity and non-equity actors for various roles. See breakdown.

Our Festival is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

ONE ACTS

CURTAINS FOR THE GENTLEMAN-

GENTLEMAN GEORGE- (MALE 20-35) Young, debonair, and handsomely dressed. He has recently come into a lot of money, but may be in some trouble

FLOSSIE- (FEMALE 20-35) Most recent flame of Gentleman George

MIKE – (MALE 35-50) A cafe owner and friend of The Patch

A BUM- (MALE/FEMALE 20-60) A local vagrant

MAC – (MALE 35-50) A cop

THE PATCH- (MALE 35-50) A mob boss

 

THE DARK ROOM-

MISS MORGAN- (FEMALE 40-60) The neat, fussy spinster engaged in social services

MRS. POCCIOTTI- (FEMALE 35-50) Mother to Tina. She is deliberate and heavy in her movements, but her eyes “smolder and dart with suspicion”

LUCIO- (MALE 15-20) Son to Mrs. Pocciotti and brother to Tina

 

THE BLUE ORNAMENT-

TONY- (MALE 20-30) older brother to SILVIA, restless trouble-maker

SILVIA- (MALE 20-30) younger brother to TONY, rule follower

MOTHER- (WOMAN 40-50) mother to TONY and SILVA, hard of hearing and anxious

OFFICER 1- (MALE/FEMALE) police officer

OFFICER 2- (MALE/FEMALE) police officer

 

SUNBURST-

MISS SYLVIA SAILS- (FEMALE 50-75?) A retired actress, frail and sick

GIUSEPPE- (MALE 20-30)  The night clerk

LUIGI- (MALE 20-30) Giuseppe’s counterpart

WOMAN- (FEMALE 20-30) an associate of Mr. Virgil Peterson

ATTENDANT- (MALE/FEMALE) assistant to WOMAN

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