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All auditions at Contra Costa Civic Theatre, 951 Pomona Ave, El Cerrito, unless otherwise noted.

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

Adapted by Christopher Sergel

From the novel by Harper Lee

Directed by David Bogdonoff

AUDITIONS

Sunday, September 7, 1-5pm

  • Youth auditions 1-2:30pm

  • Adult auditions 2:30-5pm

Monday, September 8, 6-9pm

  • Youth auditions 6-7:30pm

  • Adult auditions 7:30-9pm

CALLBACKS

Wednesday, September 10, 6-9pm

NEEDED

1 girl, to appear 9
1 boy, to appear 13
1 boy, to appear 9-10
9 men, ages 30-65
1 woman, 18-22
3 women, 40-65
1 African-American man, 25-35
1 African-American man, 40-60
1 African-American woman, 40-60

Prepare two contrasting monologues; total time 90 seconds. Show dates Nov 21-Dec 14; rehearsals begin October 13. Non-AEA. Travel stipend. Audition appointments at auditions@ccct.org; please put MOCKINGBIRD AUDITIONS in the subject header. Cast breakdown below.

CAST BREAKDOWN

The children

  • Jean Louise Finch (Scout), a young girl

  • Jeremy Finch (Jem), her brother

  • Charles Baker Harris (Dill), their friend

The adults

  • Atticus Finch, Scout and Jem's father

  • Calpurnia, the housekeeper, African-American

  • Reverend Sykes, a minister, African-American

  • Tom Robinson, a young man, African-American

  • Maudie Atkinson, a neighbor

  • Stephanie Crawford, a neighbor

  • Mrs. Dubose, a neighbor

  • Arthur Radley (Boo), a neighbor

  • Heck Tate, the sheriff

  • Judge Taylor, the judge

  • Mayella Ewell, a young woman

  • Bob Ewell, her father

  • Walter Cunningham, a farmer

  • Mr. Gilmer, the public prosecutor

  • Townspeople


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DOUBT: A PARABLE

By John Patrick Shanley

Directed by Daren A.C. Carollo

AUDITIONS

Sunday, September 28, 7-9pm

Monday, September 29, 7-10pm

CALLBACKS

Saturday, Oct 4, 12-5pm

Sunday, Oct 5, 7-9pm

NEEDED

  • 1 woman, 55-65

  • 1 woman, 20-25

  • 1 man, 35-45

  • 1 African-American 35-45

Prepare two contrasting monologues; total time 90 seconds. Rehearsals begin January 5, 2015. Show dates Feb 13-Mar 8. Non-AEA. Travel stipend. Audition appointments at auditions@ccct.org; please put DOUBT AUDITIONS in the subject header. Cast breakdown below.

CAST BREAKDOWN

  • Father Brendan Flynn: age 35-45, priest and teacher at St. Nicholas School in the Bronx. Father Flynn is from the Northeastern US, working class.

  • Sister Aloysius Beauvier, age 55-65, head nun and school principal at St. Nicholas. Watchful, reserved, unsentimental.

  • Sister James, age 20-25, a young nun, enthusiastic but inexperienced teacher at St. Nicholas.

  • Mrs. Muller, age 35-45, African American, mother of a student at St. Nicholas.

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The FOREIGNER

By Larry Shue

Directed by Ken Sonkin

AUDITIONS
Tuesday, February 3, 7-10pm
Wednesday, February 4, 7-10pm

CALLBACKS
Saturday, February 7, 1-4pm

NEEDED
5 men, 25-45
1 woman, 65-70+
1 woman, 25-35

Prepare one contemporary monologu2e; total time 90 seconds. Rehearsals begin Feb 23. Show dates Apr 3-Apr 26. Non-AEA. Travel stipend. Audition appointments at auditions@ccct.org; please put FOREIGNER AUDITIONS in the subject header. Cast breakdown below.


CAST BREAKDOWN

  • Froggy LeSueur, 30-40, cheerful British Army demolitions expert. Cockney accent

  • Charlie Baker, 30-40, Science-fiction magazine proofreader, mild-mannered, depressed. British accent

  • Betty Meeks, 65-70’s, Elderly widow, owner of the fishing lodge. Both wise and naïve. Georgia accent

  • Rev. David Marshall Lee, 30-35, Engaged to Catherine. Wolf in sheep’s clothing. Georgia accent

  • Catherine Sims, 25-35, Rev. David’s fiancée, a pretty heiress going through an emotional time. Georgia accent

  • Owen Musser, 40’s, Tilghman County property inspector, a dangerous racist. Georgia accent

  • Ellard Sims, 25-35, Catherine's dim-witted brother. Lumpy, overgrown, backward youth. Georgia accent

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