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Auditions! The Long Christmas Dinner
September 23 • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
AUDITIONS for The Long Christmas Dinner by Thornton Wilder (author of Our Town)
with Christmas Carols
Saturday September 22, 2018 from 1pm to 4pm & Sunday September 23, 2018 at 2pm at The Very Little Theatre Stage Left (2350 Hilyard St, Eugene OR 97405)
90 years of one family’s Christmas dinners are accelerated into one act with characters aging onstage.
There are roles for 7 women and 5 men:
Lucia (w), starts at age 25+
Roderick (m), (Lucia’s husband) starts at age 30+
Mother Bayard (w), starts at age 60
Cousin Brandon (m), starts at age 30+
Charles (m), (Lucia and Roderick’s son) starts age 25+
Genevieve (w) (Lucia and Roderick’s daughter) starts age 25+
Leonora (w) (Charles’ wife) starts age 25+
Sam (m) (Charles and Leonora’s son. Sam is the only character who does not age) age 18+
Lucia (w) (#2–Charles and Leonora’s daughter, twin to Sam) starts age 18+
Ermengarde (w), starts at age 40+
Roderick (m) (#2 Charles and Leonora’s son) starts age 25+
Nurse (w) is a Timeless Being, she knits
Please be prepared to sing a classic Christmas carol (written before 1950) and read from the script.
Questions? contact Rebecca Lowe, Director at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Show dates: November 30, December 1-2, December 6-9, December 13-16, 2018
The rehearsal schedule will observe time off for Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays