Theatre Department Auditions

Lorain County Community College Theatre Department is looking for students and community members to audition for its Spring Mainstage production, the imaginative, new comedy DEAD MAN’S CELL PHONE, by MacArthur “Genius” Grant recipient and Pulitzer Prize finalist, Sarah Ruhl. The production will be directed by Rachael Endrizzi.

 

WHERE TO GO:

The Cirigliano Studio Theatre in the The Stocker Arts Center, Lorain County Community College campus, 1005 Abbe Rd. N, Elyria, OH

 

WHEN TO BE THERE:

Sunday, February 18 2-5pm or

Monday, February 19 7-10pm

With possible callbacks Tuesday, February 20, 7-10pm

Rehearsals will begin Monday, March 5th (with flexibility over Spring Break) and performance dates are April 26th, 27th & 28th. If you are cast, expect to rehearse Monday through Thursday evenings, as well as weekend afternoons, for 4 to 5 hours.

Please, call or email Jeremy Benjamin at jbenjami@lorainccc.edu or 440-366-7120 to make an appointment for an audition day. There will be no reserved time slots, so be prepared to stay for the entire block of time.

 

WHAT TO PREPARE:

Please prepare one contemporary monologue 2-minutes or less, OR two contrasting monologues 1-minute or less. You may be also be asked to read selections from the script and to improvise with other members of your audition group.

There are 6 roles available, 2m/4f:

JEAN – a woman
GORDON – a dead man
MRS. GOTTLIEB – Gordon’s mother
HERMIA – Gordon’s Widow
DWIGHT – Gordon’s brother

THE OTHER WOMAN/THE STRANGER – has an accent

Scripts are available peruse until February 15th at the reserved desk at the LCCC Bass Library.

PLEASE ALSO COME PREPARED TO WRITE DOWN ALL YOUR SCHEDULE CONFLICTS BETWEEN MARCH 5 AND APRIL 28, 2018