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Audition Notice: HAYWIRE



Written by Eric Chappell

Directed by KAYT ROTH

Tuesday June 21 at 7:00 PM

on Monday, June 6, from 7:00 pm

and Tuesday, June 7 from 7:00 pm

with callbacks on Thursday, June 9 from 7:00-8:30 pm.

AUDITION ADDRESS: Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver

HAYWIRE Synopsis: Alec Firth is having an affair with his assistant, Liz, and has organized his domestic life so that they can go to Spain on holiday without making Alec’s wife Maggie remotely suspicious. What could possibly go wrong? Plenty. On the doorstep, in dizzyingly rapid succession, are: Phoebe, Alec’s mother, who has discharged herself from her old people’s home; Alec’s son Jamie, with a broken ankle; and his daughter, heavily pregnant and not planning to marry the child’s father …

Characters Needed:

Liz: Alec’s assistant; early thirties

***All of the other Characters have been CAST

2 – male (20’s, 40’s) and 4 – female (20’s, 30’s, 40’s, 70’s).

Alec Firth: bookseller; early fifties

Liz: Alec’s assistant; early thirties

Maggie Firth: Alec’s wife; early fifties

Phoebe Firth: Alec’s mother; early seventies

Jamie Firth: Alec and Maggie’s son; mid-twenties

Mandy Firth: Alec and Maggie’s daughter; early twenties

Requirements: English accents.

Notes: This is a NON-EQUITY production. This is an open audition, people will be seen on a first come/first served basis. Please be prepared that you may have to sit around and wait as you may be needed to read opposite someone else who is auditioning. Auditions will be a cold reading from the script; the director will choose which scenes the group will read.



September 16 -to- October 08, 2016

Sunday Matinees are September 25  & October 02

Private bookings may occur on Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays, for each performance week, with no more than one private booking per week.  Please keep these days free to perform.

REHEARSALS BEGIN SOON AFTER CASTING and continue until Opening Night. If you are cast, you will be required to become a Member of Metro Theatre and your 12-month Membership Fee of $20 will be collected at the first read-through.

Please complete the following HAYWIRE Audition Form

 **A printable PDF is attached at the end of this form if you wish to print it, fill it out manually and bring it along with your Headshot/Resume to the audition.

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Cell Phone (required)

Home Phone (required)

Address with City and Postal Code (required)

Hair Colour


Age Range


For which role(s) do you wish to read?

Equity / ACTRA ?

Please indicate ALL prior commitments that will impact when you are NOT available to Rehearse

Upload PDF of Your RESUME

Upload Your HEADSHOT( jpg size 500kb - 1MB)

EXPERIENCE: A brief list of plays, roles, companies and directors (to be completed ONLY if NO resume is provided)

If you are not cast, would you be interested in joining the Metro Theatre Team in another capacity? With FIVE shows each season, we need considerable backstage personnel - excellent training for further advancement in Theatre Arts.

Please indicate your area of interest.


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For Further Information Please Contact: Director Kayt Roth at

METRO THEATRE PRIVACY POLICY:  Metro Theatre is collecting personal information about you.  If you are cast in this show, your contact information will be provided to other members of the company.  Unless you ask us not to:  you will be added to our mailing list; the information on this form will be made available to directors or other Metro shows for audition and casting purposes.  You may request to be removed from our mailing list as any time.


 ** Printable Audition Form_HAYWIRE




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