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Sordid Lives

23 Aug, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

When good Christian woman Peggy, hits her head on the sink and bleeds to death after tripping over her younger lover’s wooden legs in a seedy motel room…..Chaos erupts in Winters, Texas!
Big hair and loud mouths abound in this Southern Fried, Texas comedy!’

CHARACTERS:

BITSY MAE HARLING: 30s / 40s, the guitar playing ex-con singer
(Must be able to play guitar with C&W singing voice)

TY WILLIAMSON: Late 20s, a beautiful gay man on a journey (Day time soap opera looks)

SISSY HICKEY: Mid / late 50s, the caretaker who picked the wrong day to quit smoking

NOLETA NETHERCOTT: 40s the angry overweight betrayed housewife
(must be comfortable with characters discussing her weight)

LATRELLE WILLIAMSON: Early 50s, Ty’s uptight, proper mother

LA VONDA DUPREE: Late 40s, Latrelle’s liberal-minded worldly sister

G.W. NETERCOTT: Late 40s, the distraught legless Vietnam Vet

WARDELL ‘BUBBA’ OWENS: Late 40s, the remorseful bartender

ODELL OWENS: 40s, Wardell’s worthless story-telling / string trick obsessed brother

DR. EVE BOLINGER: 40s, the over-sexed pill-popping, alcoholic therapist

EARL INGRAM: 40s, the Tammy Wynette obsessed transvestite (AKA: Brother Boy)

JUANITA BARTLETT: Late 40s – 60s, the resident barfly

REV. BARNES: The Southern Baptist preacher
(Double cast – actor who plays ODELL)

All roles are available

Preparation:
Please do not prepare an audition monologue.
You will be given selected pieces on the day.
All characters require good Texas accents – Except for Dr Eve Bolinger & Ty Williamson who require neutral American accents.

Audition Date/Time(s): Saturday August 23rd 10am – 4pm; Sunday 24th August callbacks 2pm – 4pm if required

Details

Date:
23 Aug, 2014
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://playlovers.org.au/sordid-lives/

Organizer

David Gardette
Email:
SordidLives2014@gmail.com

Venue

Hackett Hall
Draper Street
Floreat, WA 6014 Australia
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Phone:
0415 777 173
Website:
www.playlovers.org.au