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Save time when you arrive at auditions! Print and complete our Audition Form in advance. (TIP: if possible, print your completed form on colored paper – pink for females and blue for males)

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AUDITIONS
 

In this hilarious comedy, Vanya and his adopted sister, Sonia, live a quiet life in the Pennsylvania farmhouse where they grew up, while their sister Masha travels the world as a movie star. Just as their cleaning woman issues a warning about terrible events in their future, Masha returns for an unannounced visit with her 20-something boy-toy Spike in tow. And so begins this unforgettable family reunion filled with rivalry, regret, and racket. Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for Best Play!

Director – Craig Cormier

CAST REQUIREMENTS – 2 adult men; 4 adult women

See character descriptions below

Where? Mount Wachusett Community College, room 182

When? Tuesday, July 18 and Wednesday, July 19 at 7:00PM sharp. Possible callbacks Thursday, July 20 at 7PM.

*Punctuality will be noted and appreciated

Performance Dates: October 6, 7, 13, 14 at 8:00PM; October 15 at 2:00pm

Tentative Rehearsal Schedule: Sundays from 6PM to 9PM; Mondays and Wednesdays from 7PM to 10PM, beginning August 23

 CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS

Vanya – 50s, living in Bucks County. Resigned to his life, more or less, at least compared to Sonia.

Sonia – His adopted sister, early 50s, living with him in Bucks County. Discontent, upset, regretful.

Masha – His sister, 50s, glamorous and successful actress who goes gallivanting around the world.

Spike – An aspiring actor, 29 or younger, sexy, self-absorbed, Masha’s new companion.

Nina – Lovely, sincere would be actress, early 20s, visiting her aunt and uncle next door. Star struck and energetic.

Cassandra – Cleaning lady and soothsayer, any age, any race. In the original production, she was played by an African American actress in her late 20s.

For more information contact Professor Gail Steele at 978 630-9162 or at g_steele@mwcc.mass.edu

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AUDITIONS

PINKALICIOUS

BASED ON THE BOOK BY Victoria Kann & Elizabeth Kann

Pinkalicious can’t stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor’s office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe – a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can figure out a way to get out of this predicament. PINKALICOUS THE MUSICAL is about learning the power of self-control and the importance of moderation.

Director – Kyle Carlson

Music Director – Katrina Baer

Choreographer – Emily Smith

Where? Mount Wachusett Community College, Room 182

When? Monday, July 24 and Wednesday, July 26 at 6:30PM sharp*

*Punctuality will be noted and appreciated

A SHORT VOCAL SELECTION WILL BE TAUGHT TO ALL TEENS WHO AUDITION; WEAR COMFORTABLE CLOTHING FOR A DANCE/MOVEMENT AUDITION; COLD READINGS FROM THE SCRIPT.

Performance Dates: Show at the Mount on October 28 at 2:00pm; on tour October 5, 6, 19, 20, 27 (Tour dates are weekdays – performers should plan on missing school on these dates)

Tentative Rehearsal Schedule: Sunday afternoons, Tuesday and Thursday evenings beginning August 13 (Please check your personal calendar for anticipated rehearsal conflicts and note them on your audition form)

CAST REQUIREMENTS: Ensemble cast of 8 to 12 teenagers (age 14 and up)

For more information contact Professor Gail Steele at 978 632-6600 ext. 162 or at g_steele@mwcc.mass.edu


 Save time when you arrive at auditions! Print and complete our Audition Form in advance.


We are a true community theatre! All Theatre at the Mount auditions are open to anyone, regardless of previous theatre experience.

For more information, or to be added to our mailing list for audition notifications, contact Theatre Director Gail Steele at 978 630-9162 or at g_steele@mwcc.mass.edu.