Auditions for The Last Night of Ballyhoo by Bowie Community Theatre, Jul 15 & 16

Auditions for The Last Night of Ballyhoo by Bowie Community Theatre, Jul 15 & 16

Auditions for The Last Night of Ballyhoo
by Alfred Uhry
Directed by: Ilene Chalmers

Monday, July 15, 2019 – 7PM – 9PM
Tuesday, July 16, 2019 – 7PM – 9PM

Audition and performance location: Bowie Community Theatre at the Bowie Playhouse

If needed, callbacks will be held at the director’s rehearsal space in Millersville, MD.
Rehearsals will be held in Millersville, MD.

It’s December of 1939. Gone With the Wind is having its world premiere, and Hitler is invading Poland, but Atlanta’s elitist German Jews are much more concerned with who is going to Ballyhoo, the social event of the season. Especially concerned is the Frietag family. The family gets pulled apart and then mended together with plenty of comedy, romance, and revelations along the way. Events take several unexpected turns as the characters face where they come from and are forced to deal with who they really are.

Performances will be October 11 – 27, 2019

Auditions will be cold readings from the script. Please come prepared to use a southern accent (regionally Georgia) for all characters except Joe, who speaks in a New York accent.

Please bring a head shot and resume (if available) and all conflicts you may have between auditions and end of performance schedule.

For any questions regarding auditions, please contact the director, Ilene Chalmers at savageil07@yahoo.com

For more information, including roles to be cast, see: http://www.bctheatre.com/audition.html

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