Auditions

UPCOMING AUDITIONS at TCL!
   Held at the Mary Miller Theater, 300 E. Simpson St., Lafayette

AUDITION NOTICE for Theater Company of Lafayette

“Twilight Zone (a Parody), Volume X”

 

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Auditions: August 24 and 25 at 7 p.m.

Theater Company of Lafayette@The Mary Miller Theater

300 E. Simpson Street, Lafayette

 

Please choose one night to attend.

Doors will be open at 6:30 p.m.; we will begin promptly at 7 p.m.

There will be cold readings from the script.

Be prepared to list all conflicts.

 

All roles are open with the exception of Rod Serling.

 

Rehearsals: Aug. 31 – Oct. 22

Tech week: Oct. 18 – 22

Performances: Oct. 23 – Nov. 14

Friday and Saturday evenings with two Sunday matinees on Nov. 1 and 8

Plus two Thursday evenings on Nov. 5 and 12

Note: There will be a performance on Halloween

 

The episodes

 

“The Lateness of the Hour”

Directed by Vonalda Utterback

 

Dr. and Mrs. Loren enjoy the faultless robot servants Dr. Loren has invented. His daughter, however, feels imprisoned by them–and soon learns how right she is.

 

Characters

Jana (daughter) age: 20s-40s

Dr. Loren (Father) age: 40s+

Mrs. Loren (Mother) age: 40s+

Nelda (maid) age: any adult age

Robert (butler): any adult age

Jensen (handyman): any adult age

 

“Walking Distance”

Directed by Ian Gerber

 

Stressed out advertising executive Martin Sloan stops at a gas station near his hometown to have his car serviced. When he walks in to town he finds it exactly as it was when he lived there as a young boy.

 

Characters

Martin Sloan, age: 35-60

6 or 7 versatile actors to play multiple roles, ensemble and narration

 

The Rip Van Winkle Caper

Directed by Kirsten Jorgensen Smith

 

Two scientists and two career criminals successfully rob a train carrying gold bars.  They plan to escape capture by being put in suspended animation for 100 years.  Just think of how much the gold would be worth by then.

 

Please note this cast is not restricted to age or sex.  Can be male or female and any age from 12 on up for the scientists.  Those who get claustrophobic enclosed in boxes should consider other roles.

 

Characters

Professor Farwell: Doctorate in chemistry and physics; must be convincing as a scientist and be able to show a violent breaking point

De Cruz: Expert in demolition, Spanish descent; conniving and ruthless

Erby: Mechanical engineer and quantum physicist; distracted by thought Brooks: Expert in firearms and weaponry; fierce and friendly

Thierry: Shade and martini enthusiast (double cast role)

George: Barbeque and martini enthusiast (double cast role)

 

PLUS…the always awesome Vintage Commercials!

Directed by Madge Montgomery and Don Thumim

Roles for males/females, various adult ages