Mortar & Pestle Productions
COMPANY: Mortar & Pestle
Mortar & Pestle Productions is holding auditions for our 4th season.
AUDITION DATES: July 29th and 30th
AUDITION TIMES: 7:00pm to 9:30pm
AUDITION LOCATION: Gerrard Art Space, 1475 Gerrard St. E.
PAY RATE: Non-Equity/Non-Paying
Actors and theatre persons of all ages, identities, backgrounds, abilities and experience levels are encouraged to apply.
A PARTY TO MURDER
by Marcia Kash and Douglas E. Hughes
Rehearsals begin Tuesday, August 20th.
Show runs October 17th – 26th
KONRAD/CHARLES – a successful mystery novelist; English, 40s to 50s; urbane, intelligent, well bred; the ultimate host
ERNIE/WILLY – former football player; big, friendly, gregarious, good sense of humour; around 40
EVELYN/MCKENZIE – fashion model, late 20s; witty, extroverted, with a tough exterior; Elwood’s girlfriend
MRS. MCKNIGHT/VALERIE – early to mid-40s; Henri’s older sister; smart, savvy, used to getting her own way; very well turned out
O’KARMA/HENRI (pronounced “Henry”) – late 20s, Valerie’s younger sister; shy, easily intimidated, dresses conservatively
FATHER GERRY MERRYWEATHER/ELWOOD – mid-50s, corporate CEO type; confident, friendly, powerful, and he knows it
**Ages listed are just guidelines
by Rick Abbot
Rehearsals begin Tuesday, November 5th
Show runs January 16th – 25th
AGGIE MANVILLE – a stage manager and prompter.
GERALDINE “GERRY” DUNBAR – a community theatre director.
HENRY BENISH (“Lord Dudley”) – a Character Actor.
POLLY BENISH (“Lady Margaret”) – a Character Actress.
MARLA “SMITTY” SMITH (“Doris the maid”) – a supporting player.
SAUL WATSON (“Doctor Rex Forbes”) – a Villain.
BILLY CAREWE (“Stephen Sellers”) -a Juvenile.
VIOLET IMBRY (“Diana Lassiter”) – an Ingenue.
LOUISE PEARY – a sound-and-lighting-and-scenic technician.
PHYLLIS MONTAGUE – a novice playwright in the community.
by Buddy Thomas
Rehearsals begin Tuesday, February 18th
Show runs April 9th – 18th
Actor 1 – SNOW
Actor 2 – BELLE
Actor 3 – CINDY
Actor 4 – ROSE
Actor 5 – BRUCE/BEAST and CHARMING
Actor 6 – FAIRY GODMOTHER; ALICE; MAGIC MIRROR; QUEEN
**Drag performances and expandable casting available
EMAIL SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
If you are interested – you must email the following to be considered
1 – EMAIL A RESUME, HEADSHOT (OR RECENT PICTURE) & YOUR CONTACT NUMBER
2 – IF THERE IS A ROLE YOU PREFER TO AUDITION FOR – STATE SO IN YOUR EMAIL
3 – IF YOU HAVE AN AGENT, PLEASE PROVIDE THEIR NAME & CONTACT INFO
4 – MENTION THAT YOU SAW THIS NOTICE ON eBOSS CANADA
5 – PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING EMAIL SUBJECT LINE FORMAT:
(Subject Line Example: M&P AUDITIONS – <YOUR NAME>)
(Subject Line Example: M&P AUDITIONS – JOHN SMITH)
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
We sincerely thank everyone for their submissions
but only those talent selected for an audition will be contacted.