Auditions

THE MAGIC CLOAK

Written and directed by Stephen Russell

WHEN: Saturday, May 5, 3:00-5:00 PM 
WHERE: Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater 
Julie Harris Stage 
(2nd Floor Rehearsal Room) 
2357 State Highway Rt. 6 
Wellfleet MA 02667

No monologue or preparation required. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. 

First Rehearsal: June 12, 2018
First Public Performance: July 9, 2018

Closing Performance: August 23, 2018

ADULTS:

Yannis/Bill: Male. 70s. Yannis is a king who speaks almost no English. Bill is an older homeless veteran.

Peg/Queen: Female. 50s. Peg is an older homeless woman. The Queen smiles a lot but tries to stay out of the way of all, especially the King.

The King: Male. 60s. A boor and a pompous liar. 

Chief of Staff: Male. 40s-50s. Long suffering, nervous.
 
YOUNG ADULTS (Early 20’s):

Tom: Male. 20s. Our hero and a veteran. Kind, brave, wise, funny.

Adrianna: Female. 20s. The eldest of the King’s daughters. Smart, bookish.

Bettina: Female. 20s. Next oldest of the King’s daughters Beautiful, sarcastic.

YOUNG ACTORS (AGES APPROXIMATE):

The Princesses (All need to be comfortable singing and dancing)
 Charlotte: Female. 17.
 Dorothea (Dotty): Female. 14.
 Emily: Female. 13.
 Felicity: Female. 12.
 Gabriella (Gabby): Female. 11.
 Helena: Female. 10.
 Isabella (Izzy): Female. 8-9.
More Princesses may be added depending on audition turnout and availability.

Prince Rupert: Male. 16.

Ensemble: Male or Female. Teens. A chorus of dancers singers.