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

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: 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.