Welcome to the upcoming auditions page, fellow thespians and Friends of Gallery! Here you'll find information about the next show's auditions. For more information about the show including directing staff and the cast list, please check the drop-down menu under the menu header "This Season."
Now...onto the fun stuff!
Our first show of the season will be "Death by Chocolate."
Auditions will be held Monday, July 17th and Tuesday, July 18th at 7:00pm with possible callbacks on Wednesday, July 19th at 7:00pm.
Auditions will take place at The Paramount Theater
128 E Front St, Burlington, NC 27215
Here is a short description of the show:
Lady Riverdale (20s-40s), owner of Lady Riverdale Chocolates and new owner of Meadowbrook Health Resort, a pompous high-society type with a seamy past.
Dyslexia (20s-30s), Lady Riverdale’s assistant and secretary on loan to . . .
John Stone (20s-40s), new manager of Meadowbrook Health Resort, quick-witted and cynical, with a
Groucho Marx feel to his speech patterns and line deliveries.
Ralph Deadwood (20s-40s), Meadowbrook’s gym manager, a cad and self-fancied lady’s man not above a little blackmail.
Margaret Daniels (20s-40s), an attractive woman trying to write a feature story on the resort for a gossip magazine.
Alfred Mellox (40s+), in charge of the janitorial staff and maintenance for the resort but giving more the appearance of a British butler, complete with accent.
Edith Chiles (40s+), matronly head chef and former television cooking show host.
“Sweet Pea” Meadowbrook (20s), plus-size daughter of the late Henry Meadowbrook, founder of the resort, psychologically driven to eat compulsively.
Dick Simmering (20s-50s), aerobics instructor who seems to channel Richard Simmons.
Anne (20s-40s), resort nurse ill-suited by temperament to her profession.
Ed Parlor (30s+), mystery writer guest of Lady Riverdale who applies his knowledge of mystery plots to try to solve the murders occurring at the resort.
Henry Meadowbrook (50s+), founder of the Meadowbrook Health Resort, who appears in the prologue only long enough to be fatally shot.
Additional Audition Information:
Please come prepared to cold-read sides.
Bring your calendar to list all conflicts.
Headshot and résumé are welcome, but not required.
We hope to see you there!