Auditions: The Christmas Express

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Auditions: Tuesday, August 13 and Wednesday, August 14 from 7-9pm
Show Dates: Nov. 8 – Dec. 8, 2019
Director: Douglas Farren

Characters:  6 women, 4 men
All are part of “small-town Americana”. The play takes place in a dilapidated railroad station.

Women:
Hilda – station master, 40’s-50’s
Maggie – mail carrier, 20’s-50’s
Penelope – editor/reporter for the town newspaper, 30’s-50’s
Myrna – town mayor/choir master at local church, 40’s-60’s
Donna – Jerry’s wife, 20’s-30’s
Debora – Fairfax’s daughter, 30’s-50’s

Men:
Satch – Hilda’s assistant, 50’s-60’s
Leo Tannenbaum – a visitor 60’s-70’s
Fairfax – railroad executive/Debora’s father, 60’s-70’s
Jerry – Donna’s husband, 20’s-30’s

Hilda, Satch, Maggie, Penelope and Myrna are required to sing acappella.

No appointment is required.
Please bring current photo or headshot along with your resume.
Please complete our online Audition Form.   When completed, please print and bring with you to the audition.

Auditions will consist of readings from the script.  A limited number of perusal scripts for all shows are available for 3 days at the Clague Playhouse Box Office for a $10 refundable deposit.  All perusal scripts must be returned by the Saturday before the audition.

For more information, visit our Audition Page.

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