ELITE THEATRE COMPANY AUDITION NOTICE
Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where gossip and advice is liberally dispensed, is the local meeting place for an assortment of the town’s characters, including Annelle (who isn’t sure if she’s married or not), Shelby (the town’s beauty), M’Lynn (Shelby’s mom), Clairee (the late mayor’s widow) and Ouiser (the town’s curmudgeon).
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, auditions for this award-winning comedy by Robert Harling, directed by Sindy McKay, will be held Monday, July 10 and Tuesday, July 11, 2017, both at 7 PM, at the Elite Theatre Center in Fisherman’s Wharf, 2731 Victoria Avenue, Oxnard, CA 93035. Callbacks will be Sunday, July 16, at 5 PM.
To request an audition, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, Indicate what role(s) you’ll be auditioning for and any night you can or cannot come. You will be contacted regarding an audition appointment.
TRUVY JONES—40ish. Owner of the beauty shop.
ANNELLE DUPUY-DESOTO—(Late teens -early 20). Beauty shop assistant.
CLAIREE BELCHER—66ish. Widow of former mayor. Grand dame.
SHELBY EATENTON-LATCHERIE—(late 20's - early 30's). Prettiest girl in town.
M’LYNN EATENTON—50ish. Socially prominent career woman.
OUISER BOUDREAUX—66ish. Wealthy, acerbic but loveable.
SIDES WILL BE POSTED ON THE THEATER’S WEBSITE PAGE:
ELITETHEATRE.ORG. “Authentic” Louisiana accents are suggested.
Rehearsals begin July 24. Play runs September 1—October 1, 2017.
SIDES PG 22 & 23
Annelle - Truvy pg 7 (top of show) to page 9 (Clairee's entrance)
Shelby - Truvy pg 12 (SH: Hi, everybody!) - 13 (M'Lynn's entrance)
Shelby - M'Lynn - pg 32 - 35 (The lights come up and the radio is blaring)
Clairee - Ouiser - Shelby - pg 51 - 52 (I can't help it if men find me desirable.)
Clairee - Ouiser - pg 63-65 (M'Lynn enters)
Annelle - pg 66 monologue
M'Lynn - pg 66-67 monologue
Ensemble - pg 20 (Did you all do anything romantic?" - 23 - (I'm sorry, mama.)
Ensemble - All - pg 56 (M'L: Shelby, you look a little pale) -59 (end of page)