Newtown Arts Company
Newtown Arts Company holds auditions for its June production of Always a Bridesmaid
Synopsis: Six women (one, age 20-30; and five, age 40-60) will be cast in this Jones-Hope-Wooten hilarious comedy about four friends who have sworn on the night of their Senior Prom to be in each other’s wedding, no matter what.
WHEN: Saturday, April 7th from 1:30-4:30pm and Sunday, April 8 from 6-9pm
WHERE: Newtown United Methodist Church, 35 Liberty Street in Newtown, PA
DIRECTOR: Jim Banar. Cell phone: 267-252-4261 Email: [email protected]
Auditions will consist of reading excerpts from the script. To schedule an appointment and download an audition form visit www.newtownartscompany.com
A note about rehearsals: Rehearsals will begin the weekend of April 14. We will rehearse two weeknights and one weekend day or evening. We we will want all actors to be off book by Memorial Day weekend and will add rehearsals as necessary to meet that goal.
Please be accurate and thorough when listing your conflicts on the Audition Form, below. Our rehearsal schedule will be built, as much as possible, around your conflicts.
Always a Bridesmaid Characters:
Kari Ames-Bissette (20’s) Kind-hearted, spirited Southern charmer
Libby Ruth Ames (40’s) Hopeless romantic, sweet country woman, plain spoken and guileless
Sedalia Ellicott (60's) Gregarious, energetic Virginia hostess and life force
Monette Gentry (40’s) Kinda flashy, kinda trashy, Southern to the bone flirt
Charlie Collins (40’s) Tree-hugging, Birkenstock-wearing, acerbic Southern free spirit
Deedra Wingate 40’s) Headstrong with a dry wit, no-nonsense Northern transplant
Newtown United Methodist Church