Auditions for Durang, Enough Said

Durang, Enough Said
And now let me explain: 4 short plays by the master of comedy, Christopher Durang

Act 1 Directed by Ria Williams Act 2 Directed by Sammy Feilchenfeld
For Whom the Southern Belle Tolls Business Lunch at the Russion Tea Room
Wanda's Visit The Actor's Nightmare

Audition: Monday, June 11th and Tuesday, June 12th from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Call Backs: Saturday, June 16th, from noon to 4:00 p.m.


You must be available for call backs, if required. Please read the scripts before auditioning.
Some actors will be double cast

Rehearsal Schedule

Act 1 - Rehearsals will be Tuesdays from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. and every Sunday from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m.
Act 2 - Rehearsals will be Thursdays from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m. and every Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
First rehearsal is Sunday, August 12th

Both acts will begin rehearsing together on Sunday, September 16th at 1:00 p.m. and continue for the rest of the run on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Performance dates: October 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27, 28, November 1, 2, 3, 2018
PLEASE NOTE THAT ANY CONFLICTS WITH THE REHEARSAL SCHEDULE SHOULD BE GIVEN AT THE TIME OF AUDITION.

Cast and Audition Prep

Act 1 - For Whom the Southern Belle Tolls Act 1 - Wanda's Visit
Amanda - The Southern Belle - 50+ Wanda - Jim's High School Sweethear - 30s
Lawrence - Her Sensitive Son - 30s Jim - Marsha's Husband - 30s
Tom - Her Other Son - 30s Marsha - Jim's Wife - 30s
Ginny - A Visitor - 20-30 Waiter - Any age

Act 1 - Please prepare a 2-minute monologue. There will also be readings from the script.

Act 2 - Business Lunch at the Russian Tea Room Act 2 - Actor's Nightmare
Chris - A Playwright - 20s-40s George Spelvin - An Accountant - 20-30
Margaret - An Agent - 35-50s Meg - A Stage Manager - 25-30
Waiter - A Passionate Waiter - 20s+ Sarah Siddons - A Grand Actress
Melissa Stearn - A Hollywood Story Developer, late 20s-30s Ellen Terry - Another Actress, Not As Grand
Priest - A Priest Henry Irving - A Grand Actor
Rabbi - A Rabbi

Act 2 - There will be readings from the script and improv.

How to Sign Up

To schedule an audition date and time, please contact the Producer, Shirley Alcamo, either by e-mail: salcamo@sympatico.ca stating preferred date and a contact number, or call 416-229-6389.

Auditions and rehearsals will be held at East Side Player's unit: Unit 10, 746 Warden Avenue, Toronto, M1L 4A2

Please note: East Side Players is a non-profit, non-Equity community theatre group; we do not pay actors for performances or cast ACTRA and Equity members. If you are cast in the show you MUST become a member of East Side Players. Membership fees are $25.00 and are due no later than the first rehearsal.