Open auditions for November Mainstage Production

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First Run Theatre is seeking four men to fill the following roles in a new one-act play written by Ron Asher to be performed at the Kranzberg Black Box in Grand Center November 26 – December 5, 2021. Rehearsals begin Tuesday October 5th, Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoons.

Auditions will be held on Saturday 25th September between 10.30 and 12.30 at the Theatre Guild of Webster Groves, 517 Theatre Lane, Webster Groves, MO 63119.  We will be doing cold readings from the script but a couple of examples plus more information are available at  Please bring 2 copies of a current resume and headshot.  If you are unable to attend at this time but would like to be considered, please email a resume and headshot to

The Characters:

Mississippi Wells – A playwright. In the realm of a Tennessee Williams character. Middle aged or perhaps slightly older.

Danny – An eager young actor who has a lot of passion for the business of theatre

Sammy Needalender – A producer with cash to spare. Perhaps he has a shady side to his dealings. Has swagger. Middle aged or older.

The Intruder – strung out about the situation he finds himself in. A reluctant yet wanted criminal. Any age.

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