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 Terrance McNally’s “It’s Only A Play!”



Director/Sound Design: Elvis Collins

Assistant Director/Prop Minder: Aidan Collins

Stage Manager/Light Design: Brinn Kingsley-Marquez

Audition Dates: Sunday, June 2, 5:00 pm

and Tuesday, June 4, 7:00 pm

**You only need to attend one audition day

CALLBACK Thursday, June 6th (if needed) 

REHEARSALS: (beginning June 20)

Sundays from 2:00-5:00 and Thursdays from 7:00 to 9:00 

SHOW DATES:  September 12, 13, 14

Audition Requirements:

Please prepare a 60-second comedic monologue and be ready for cold readings from the script. Performers will also be asked to participate in a group improvisation game. Monologues can be from a play, TV/film/radio script, comedy bit, poem, or your own original work. Proper credit for all non-original monologues MUST be given. Actors must be 18 years or older

Actors of all ethnicities and genders are invited to audition!

It’s the opening night of The Golden Egg on Broadway, and Julia Budder, the wealthy producer, is throwing a fabulous party in her lavish Manhattan townhouse. Downstairs the celebrities are pouring in, but the real action is upstairs in the bedroom, where a group of insiders have staked themselves out to await the reviews.

( please note suggested stage ages)

James Wicker, (male presenting, 30s to 50s) television actor and Peter's best friend who passed over the lead in The Golden Egg


Julia Budder, (female presenting, 30s to 50s) a rich, first-time solo producer of Peter's play and hostess of the opening night party


Peter Austin, (male presenting, 30s to 50s) the playwright of The Golden Egg


Virginia Noyes, (female presenting, 40s to 60s) dissolute, aging star of the play


Frank Finger, (male or female presenting, 30s +) the young (?), egomaniacal, "genius" British director


Ira Drew, (male presenting, 30s to 50s) savage theater critic


Gus P. Head, (male or female presenting, 19-29) the coat-check boy who aspires to be on Broadway

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