Haven Arts Theatre
Auditions for the Picture of Dorian Gray will be held at Cypress Trails United Methodist Church (Spring Community Church) 22801 Aldine Westfield Rd, Spring, TX 77373.
Directed by Amy K Barnes.
This is a World Premiere of a NEW adaptation true to the novel by Oscar Wilde. The Play begins in 1890. The play will have a cast of 14 actors. 7m, 7f.
- Dorian Gray (A handsome young man - 20s)
- Basil Hallward (A successful painter 30s-50s)
- Lord Henry Wotton (Harry) (A cynical aristocrat 30s-50s)
- The Portrait
- Sibyl Vane (A young shakespearean actress)
- Mrs. Vane (An aging actress - Sibyl's mother)
- James Vane (A sailor - Sibyl's brother)
- Victoria (Dorian's servant)
- Gwendolen (Harry's younger sister - 20s-30s)
- Lady Narborough (An aristocrat - 30s-60s)
- Gladys (The Duchess - 20s-40s)
The following roles will be played by actors doubling as multiple roles:
- Allan Campbell (Friend of Dorian's - A scientist)
- Adrian Singleton (Friend of Dorian's - A fallen aristocrat)
- Aunt Agatha (Harry's elderly aunt)
- Parker (Basil's servant)
- Violinist (Street musician)
- Patti (Opera Singer)
- Mrs. Wotton (Harry's wife)
- Haggard Woman (A woman of the night)
- Old Man (An opium addict)
- Party Guests
If you want to know more about the story and the characters, we recommend that you look up a synopsis of the book itself, or read the book. There are several adaptations of Dorian Gray, and many of them stray far from the original material.
Auditions will consist of cold readings. Please bring your headshot and resume with you to auditions. You will also be asked to fill out an audition form at auditions. We will provide you with a complete calendar at auditions.
Performances will be at The Glade in The Woodlands, TX:
Friday October 1st 8pm
Saturday October 2nd 2pm
Saturday October 2nd 8pm
Sunday October 3rd 2pm
Sunday October 3rd 8pm
Callbacks will be held on Sunday, July 25th.
Find rehearsal schedule information here: https://havenartstheatre.files.wordpress.com/2021/07/scheduledg1pg.pdf
Feel free to contact us with any questions.
5:00pm - 10:00pm CDT