October 19, 2017

Community Theatre at Woodbury: Open Casting Call



 Open Casting Call

“God of Carnage” by Yasmina Reza, Translated by Christopher Hampton.

Sarah Robards, Director


Auditions: November 4 & 5, 1-3 at Woodbury Park and Rec Department

 7 Mountain Road, Woodbury, CT

[Next to Historic Old Town Hall]


Performance dates: January 19-21 & 26-28, 2018

 Historic Town Hall, 5 Mountain Road, Woodbury, CT


Winner of the 2009 Tony Award for Best Play, this dark comedy deals with two sets of parents who meet to have a civilized discussion regarding a playground altercation between their 11-year-old sons. What starts as a cordial meeting, quickly unravels. As tensions arise, the adults become increasingly childish, and the evening descends into chaos.


Characters (2M/2W):


Alan Raleigh – 40-55+ – Annette’s husband, a successful, high-powered attorney. Obsessed with work, and somewhat ruthless.


Annette Raleigh – 35-50 – Alan’s wife, works in wealth management. Superficially acquiescent, but a bit phony.


Michael Novak – 40-55+ – Veronica’s husband, successful self-made wholesaler. Initially appears to be laid back, but has plenty of opinions.


Veronica Novak – 35-50 – Michael’s wife, volunteers in an art history bookstore. Writing a book on Darfur. Altruistic, also tense and controlling.


Auditions: November 4th & 5th, 1-3 pm at Woodbury Parks and Rec, 7 Mountain Road, Woodbury. Callbacks: November 7th, 7-9 pm, if necessary. Be prepared to read from the script. A perusal copy of script will be available at the Woodbury Public Library.


Rehearsals: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 7-9 pm, beginning Tuesday, November 14th. No rehearsals Thanksgiving week and Christmas week.


Community Theatre at Woodbury
Woodbury Parks and Recreation Department, 7 Mountain Road, Woodbury, CT


Publicity Contact: Sherry Swanhall • (203) 263-5613 •[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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