Athens in DeLand will hold additional auditions for ARSENIC & OLD
LACE on November 17 and 18 starting at 5:30pm each evening.
Auditions are by appointment only. To make your audition appointment
The following roles are open for consideration:
Jonathan Brewster: Nephew of Abby and Mrtha
Brewster, Mortimer’s older brother that has been
absent for many years, now on the run
from the police.
Teddy Brewster: Mortimer's
Elaine Harper: An attractive girl in her twenties and Mortimer’s fiancée, Elaine is the daughter of the Rev. Dr. Harper. She is surprisingly wise in the ways of the world for a minister's daughter.
Dr. Einstein: Jonathan's companion and plastic surgeon; successfully altered Jonathan's face on numerous occasions for sinister purposes. Ratty and lives in the "pleasant haze of alcohol." Timid in Jonathan's presence, but still dangerous.
The Rev. Dr. Harper/
Mr. Witherspoon: actor
will double roles
Mr. Gibbs/Lieutenant Rooney: actor will double roles.
Gibbs: older gentleman looking to rent a room from the Brewster
Officer Klein: Police Officer
Performances for ARSENIC & OLD LACE will be February 23,24,25*, March 1,2,3,4*,8,9,10,11*,15,16,17,and 18* at the Historic Athens Theatre. All shows start at 7:30p, except for Sunday *Matinees at 2:30p. Rehearsals will begin the week of January 22.
NOTES/WHAT TO BRING: Actors may attend any evening and will be asked to do the following:
•Prepare a one minute (or less) comedic monologue which showcases Acting Ability.
• Typed Resume and Headshot (preferable).
For questions please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
ARSENIC & OLD LACE will be directed by Frank Ramirez.The Athens Theatre is committed to diversity in all casting decisions