AUDITIONS FOR "SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR" AT ELITE THEATER COMPANY
The Elite Theater Company (ETC) is casting for Bernard Slade's charming play SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR. Directed by James Stevens, produced by Artistic Director L.J. Stevens.
Auditions are open and will be held on Monday, April 23 from 7-9 pm at ETC, 2731 Victoria Avenue, Oxnard CA 93035. Please arrive at 7pm. This is a non-union production. All roles are available. There is no pay. Please bring headshot & resume if available. Readings will be taken from the script. Sides are posted on the ETC website (http://www.elitetheatre.org). For more information, contact director James Stevens at 818-219-8833.
Rehearsals will begin as soon as possible. Performance dates are weekends from June 1 to July 1, 2018 at ETC (Friday and Saturday evenings at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm.
Winner, 1975 Drama Desk Award, Outstanding New American Play
Nominee, 1975 Tony Award, Best Play
SYNOPSIS: One of the most popular romantic comedies of the century, “Same Time, Next Year” ran four years on Broadway, winning a Tony Award for lead actress Ellen Burstyn, who later recreated her role in the successful motion picture. It remains one of the world's most widely produced plays. The plot follows a love affair between two people, Doris and George, married to other people, who rendezvous once a year. Twenty-five years of manners and morals are hilariously and touchingly played out by the long-time lovers.
DORIS: A housewife from Oakland, CA. Ages from 25 to 50 years old. Grows from innocent homemaker to an educated and independent woman.
GEORGE: An accountant from New Jersey. Ages from 28 to 53 years old. Transforms from guilty pleasure-seeker to a dedicated and respectful lover.