Oct 122017
CROSSING DELANCEY by Susan Sandler Director: Llaaneath Poor AUDITION DATES: • Sunday 19 November 2017 from 7:30pm • Monday 20 November 2017 from 7:30 pm SEASON DATES: February 16 - March 3, 2018 Weeknights and Saturdays at 8:00pm; Sunday matinees at 2:00pm Note: The final Saturday, March 3 has two performances: at 2:00 pm and at 8:00 pm PLAY SUMMARY: Thirty-something Izzy Grossman lives alone on the West Side of Manhattan, has a job at a prestigious independent read more
Oct 102017
"It's A Dad Thing" Director: Stephen Barber Enquiries: 0422 384 985 Characters: James, Michael, Brian, Geoff & Matt (25-45) Audition Venue: The Shed Factory 4/22 Jesmond Rd Croydon Vic 3136 Audition Dates: 27-Nov-2017 at 07:30PM & 28-Nov-2017 at 07:30PM Synopsis: Five young Fathers meet to construct an adventure playground for the local kids. They tell stories about the good & bad times of bringing up their babies & children Type of production Play Company read more
Oct 022017
THE OFFSHORE ISLAND - by Marganita Laski. A post-apocalyptic play. Directed by Cherry Servis. This will be the 2018 VDL entry for The Mount Players AUDITION DATES: Saturday Oct 7th 10am-12.30pm and Sunday October 8th 10.00am - 12.00pm at the Mount View Theatre, 56 Smith Street, Macedon (please contact if you can't make these dates and another time can be arranged.) REHEARSALS: commence in November, breaking for Christmas & New Year and re-commencing in earnest mid January. SEASON read more
Sep 062017
Director: Deborah Fabbro Season dates: 8-24 February 2018 AUDITION DATES: Sunday 19 November 2017 from 1pm Monday 20 November 2017 from 7.30pm Auditions by appointment only. To make an appointment or enquiry, please contact Deborah: orbbaf@ozemail.com.au 0416 141 838 Those attending an audition are requested to bring an audition form downloaded from http://www.wlt.org.au/auditions, together with a non returnable headshot (need not be a studio shot). Audition venue: Williamstown Little read more
Aug 172017
BLOOD BROTHERS by Willy Russell Director: Bruce Akers AUDITION DATES: • Sunday September 10, from 6:30pm • Monday September 11, from 7:00pm SEASON DATES: November 17- December 2, 2017 Weeknights and Saturdays at 8:00pm; Sunday matinees at 2:00pm Note: The final Saturday, December 2 has two performances: at 2:00 pm and at 8:00 pm PLAY SUMMARY: Blood Brothers is the tale of twin brothers born into a large working-class family in Liverpool, England and what happens when read more
Aug 072017
Calendar Girls By Tim Firth Directed by Brenda White Cast Required Females **Partial nudity required (no full frontal!) **CHRIS - 50s - at home in crowds, holding court, being the centre of attention. **ANNIE - 50s - at heart more conformist and less confrontational than Chris. **CORA - around 40 - the joker in the pack, but never plays the fool. Her wit is deadpan Must be able to sing well enough to start the show with Jerusalem and sing the snatches of other songs required. **JESSIE - late read more
Aug 022017
Aug 012017
Auditons for 'Murder in the Heir' - An interactive Murder Mystery By Billy St. John Directed by James Chappel and Phil Holmes Etham Little Theatre Company will be holding open auditions for their upcoming production, “Murder’s In The Heir”, by Billy St. John. Auditions will be held at the theatre in the rehersal room on Sunday August 13th, 7-9pm & Monday August 14th, 7-9pm Performing: 16 Nov - 2 Dec In this murder mystery comedy, Tyrannical billionaire, Simon Starkweather, read more
Jul 262017
“It will do you no harm to find yourself ridiculous. Resign yourself to the fool you are.” London. 1942. Friday night. A bunch of high flying London socialites are coming over for a cocktail bash. You’ve got the outfit. You’ve got the booze. You’ve got the tunes. The house is looking just marvellous. The only thing left is your partner…Where’s Lavinia? Middle aged lawyer Edward cannot figure out why Lavinia, his wife of five years, would suddenly leave him at such a crucial read more
Jul 262017
MORDIALLOC THEATRE COMPANY LEADING LADIES by Ken Ludwig Directed by Tim Long Enquiries: wolfisterinc@gmail.com Audition dates: Sunday 3 September 2017 - 2.30 pm Tuesday 5 September 2017 - 7.30 pm Audition venue: Guide Hall, Glebe Ave, Cheltenham Performance dates: 10, 11, 12*, 16, 17, 18**, 19*, 23, 24, 25 November Evenings: 8 pm Matinees: 2.30 pm *Sunday matinee **Saturday matinee & evening performances Performance venue: Shirley Burke Theatre, 64 Parkers Rd, read more
Jul 262017
The Sutherland Theatre Company is holding auditions for our November production of Royce Ryton's classic play The Unvarnished Truth. Tom and Annabel are a reasonably happy married couple. One evening they have an argument as to who loves the other most. A rough and tumble ensues, and Tom discovers to his horror that Annabel is dead. So starts a hectic evening of black farce which also involves Tom's policeman and his literary agent. It seems no woman can enter the house without rapidly becoming read more
Jul 262017
WAIT UNTIL DARK by Frederick Knott, adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher Directed by James Bruce This production is a modern version of the original play, which formed the basis for the classic 1967 psychological thriller starring Audrey Hepburn, who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress. It is set in a basement apartment in Greenwich Village, New York, in 1970. Characters, all are great roles: Susan (blind) – 30s to 40s Mike – 30s to 40s Sam – 25 to 35 Carlino – 30s to 40s Roat read more
Jun 262017
Mytyl and Tyltyl are two sisters who, when visited one winter’s night by a mysterious Fairy, are soon swept up into a magical, uncontrollable journey. Their household comes to life, the creatures in charge of protecting them plot their demise, and their parents haven’t realized they’ve gone missing. In the midst of all this, Mytyl and Tyltyl are forced to find the ‘Blue Bird of Happiness’, a seemingly elusive bird hidden somewhere in the eerie dreamscape they are lost in. Back from a read more
Jun 232017
Auditions for STAG: Face to Face and Charitable Intent by David Williamson Directed by Roderick Chappel Auditon dates: Sunday 20 August 6.30 pm/ Monday 21 August 7.30pm Performances: 9-19 November Audition contact: roderickchappel@ozemail.com.au Synopsis In the 1990s David Williamson, Australia’s best-known playwright, saw the dramatic potential of Community Conferencing—a process which facilitates communication between people who are in serious interpersonal conflict or are dealing read more
May 302017
Audition Notice for 'Australia Day' – Jonathan Biggins To be held at the Basin Theatre, Doongalla & Simpsons Roads, The Basin, Monday 26th of June at 7pm with a follow up Sunday 2nd July if required. A modern comedy set in a rural Australian town about the members of the Australia Day celebrations committee. Before they can get to the business of organizing the towns biggest party, they have to sort themselves out first!! Cast; Brian Harrigan – 45-plus. Mayor of the Shire and chair read more
May 302017
‘Daylight Saving’ by Nick Enright. Directed by Tony Woollams. Produced by Liverpool Performing Arts Ensemble Synopsis • The play is set in a house overlooking Pittwater, north of Sydney, over two weekends in March in the late 80s. The second weekend the clocks are set back one hour as daylight saving ends. Flick is a successful restaurateur trying to cope with a ‘gay chef’ crisis. Her husband Tom will be absent on their wedding anniversary managing a young neurotic tennis pro, Jason. read more
May 262017
The Laramie Project, by Moises Kaufman and members of the Tectonic Theater Project Directed by Kellie Tweeddale Enquiries 0418 118 241 WHEN: Sunday 16th July 2pm-5pm & Monday 17th July 7pm-10pm. WHERE: Ashwood College Performing Arts Centre, Vannam Drive Ashwood HOW: Auditions will be held in small groups, and will run between 30-60 minutes. Bookings are essential. Character Summary – 4-5M, 4-5F (18 – 80 years) Characters – 8-10 Males and Females who will take on a range of different read more
May 262017
Sherbrooke Theatre Company announces auditions for Neil Simon's classic play "The Odd Couple" to be Directed by Michelle Swann To be held at Sherbrooke's Shed - Factory 4/22 Jesmond Rd Croydon on Sunday August 6th Please call Michelle on 0402 354 651 for appointment details Characters: Oscar Madison: A slovenly, recently divorced sportswriter. Felix Ungar: A fastidious, hypochondriac news-writer (photographer in the television series) whose marriage is ending. Murray: A NYPD policeman, read more
May 162017
Caravan Written by Donald McDonald Caravan takes a lighthearted look at friendship, age and holidays you should never have. Five best friends, nudging forty and hating it, take their first holiday together in a caravan. One of them brings along his new, and all-too-young girlfriend, who threatens the holiday from the start. In the confined space of a caravan, tensions rise and the laughs begin.   Production Team Director: Lorraine Millar Production Manager: Kath Faichney Auditions Sunday read more
May 152017
Baby with the Bathwater Directed by Drew Mason Audition Dates: Sunday 25 June 2017 at 6p.m. Thursday 29 June 2017 at 7.30pm Bookings essential for audition via Director at drew.mason@optusnet.com.au or 9382 6284 Audition Venue: Bradshaw Street Community Hall Bradshaw Street (off Buckley Street) West Essendon  VIC  3040 Melways 28B3 Google Maps: https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/Essendon+Theatre+Company/@-37.753079,144.893059,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x6ad65c132fe4d1e9:0xde935373e7f0cb3f Characters: Helen- read more
May 042017
Caravan Written by Donald McDonald Caravan takes a lighthearted look at friendship, age and holidays you should never have. Five best friends, nudging forty and hating it, take their first holiday together in a caravan. One of them brings along his new, and all-too-young girlfriend, who threatens the holiday from the start. In the confined space of a caravan, tensions rise and the laughs begin. Production Team Director: Lorraine Millar Production Manager: Kath Faichney Auditions Sunday read more
Apr 242017
The Female of the Species By Joanna Murray-Smith Directed by Mark Stratford Dates: Auditions: Sunday May 28; 7.30pm Monday May 29; 7.30pm Season: Thurs 17 August - Sunday 27 August Evenings 8.00; Sundays 2.00. Venue: STAG: Strathmore Community Hall, Loeman Street, Strathmore, Mel Ref 16 H10 Synopsis Margot Mason is suffering from writer’s block. With her publisher on her case and a promise of a new best seller the following week, she’s struggled through all of 223 words. read more
Apr 242017
'Life after George' by Hannie Rayson. Directed by David Lawson-Smith Synopsis: Peter George, charismatic academic, idealist, lover of life, is dead. His wife, two ex-wives and daughter gather for his funeral. As the true nature of the man and his life unfolds, so these women discover much about themselves and the lives they have lived both within and outside his shadow. Life after George is a moving and perceptive insight into social change across three decades, told through individual experiences. read more
Apr 142017
Auditions: SHADY BUSINESS Directed by Tom Richards Date: Tuesday 18 April 7:30pm at the theatre Contact Tom Richards if interested: ramsnews@optusnet.com.au Characters MANDY a night-club dancer, mid to late 20s GERRY her boy-friend, mid to late 20s TANIA another dancer, mid to late 20s TERRY a lad-about-town, mid to late 20s BIG MACK a gang boss, late 50s/early 60s (if younger we can make look older) DOZER his side-kick, tall (he is not the brightest spark in the workshop ) HARRY THE read more
Apr 032017
“Crazy Ladies” Audition Times Sunday 23rd April from 2pm and Monday 24th April from 7pm. An outrageous comedy. Five school friends stage their own reunion after 25 years apart. Friendships are rekindled, secrets are revealed, a janitor is kidnapped! Cast: 5 Female / 1 Male Genre: Comedy Synopsis… Pamela Browne has organized a 25 year reunion for her four best High school friends. From the moment Kay, now a chocoholic gun toting funeral director, arrives the wheels begin falling off read more
Mar 272017
LADY WINDERMERE"S FAN by Oscar Wilde Directed by Greg Scurr CAST REQUIRED Female Roles Lady Windermere: 20s – early 30s, strong comedic and dramatic actress for this lead role The Duchess of Berwick: 50s, largely comic role, a society gossip Mrs Erlynne: 40s, wronged woman seeking a path back into society Parker, the house keeper: Any age, must be able to carry a tray... Agatha Carlisle: 18 – 25yo single debutante, perhaps a little past her best Lady Plymdale, Lady Stutfield, Lady read more
Mar 212017
GTC is thrilled to announce their debut production: Cosi by Louis Nowra. To be directed by Hannah Bird and performed at Vermont Secondary College. The company: GTC is a new company aiming at promoting a healthy and supportive environment for anyone who wants to explore their theatrical and creative nature. Founded by Hannah Bird only this year and also headed by Alana Conte, the girls hope to bring in people who love theatre as it should be: raw, passionate and free from any negative energy. The read more
Mar 172017
A Good Man A black comedy by Frederick Stroppel It's a hot July day at The Good Shepherd Funeral Parlor and Martin Lamb, the mortician, is presiding over the wake of the late Walter Porteus. His dream of the perfect wake is undermined by his son Jimmy, whose interests are more amorous than funeral, and by the conniving Porteus family members who are already clashing over the will. To further inflame matters, the air-conditioning breaks down and the wrong body turns up in the casket, then a read more
Mar 172017
The Seafarer by Conor McPherson Director: Bruce Akers Production Coordinator: Peter Newling   Season dates: September 7-23   Audition dates: Sunday 2 July   10.00 am to 12.00pm Monday 3 July   7.00-10.00pm Rehearsal days will be: Tuesday and Thursday             7:00pm- 10:30pm Friday                                          as required Sunday                                        1:00pm- read more
Mar 162017
AUDITION – “NEVER THE SINNER” Sunday May 28th and Monday May 29th. LEOPOLD: (male, age 18-25) Nathan Leopold, Jr. Highly intellectual student. academic and fiercely romantic. Nervous, obsessed, birdlike LOEB: (male, age 18-25) Richard Loeb. Another highly intellectual student. Amoral, with scary flashes of true madness. Projects an ambiguous sexual appeal and a distinct personal flair. DARROW: (male, age 50 + ) Clarence Darrow. Humane, salty, tired and slouched. An old roaring lion, 67 read more