METRO THEATRE is holding AUDITIONS for
CLIFFHANGER – A Thriller
Written by James Yaffe
Mingling suspense and humour, this ingeniously plotted thriller follows all the unexpected twists and turns that result when a seemingly mild-mannered professor of philosophy is driven to apparent murder to protect his reputation and career
Directed by: KAYT ROTH
Show Run Dates:
Thursday to Saturday, September 15 to October 06, 2018
Sunday matinees are September 23 and September 30
When: Tuesday, June 19 and Wednesday, June 20 at 7:30PM
Where: Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver
Characters Needed: 2-female; 3-male
Henry Lowenthal – a philosophy professor, 40-70
Polly Lowenthal – his wife, 40-70
Edith Wilshire – a philosophy professor, in her 40-50
Melvin McMullen – a student, nineteen
Officer DeVito – a police lieutenant, in his/her thirties
Callbacks: Thursday, June 21 at 7:30PM
Rehearsal period: July through until opening night
Requirements: Auditions will be cold readings from the script; the director will choose which scenes the group will read. Sides available upon request.
You can SUBMIT your interest using the contact form below
OR fill out and print the CLIFFHANGER_Fillable Audition Form and bring it and your headshot with you to the audition.
Notes: This is a NON-EQUITY production. All roles at Metro Theatre, are Volunteer positions. People will be seen on a first come/first served basis, but be prepared that you may have to sit around and wait as you may be needed to read opposite someone else who is auditioning.
Contact: Director, Kayt Roth
SUMMER BREAK is on…
• Please check back for more opportunites as we resume work on the up comming fall season.
• If you have a special interest in any of the up comming plays let us know via the Contact Metro button below. Your submission be put in the show file, for reference once folks get back from a well earned break.
She Stoops to Conquer
on October 20, 2017 in 2017 – 2018 SEASON, Auditions
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SCRIPT SIDES: She Stoops to Conquer
on October 19, 2017 in 2017 – 2018 SEASON, Auditions
Hello ACTORS Welcome to our Script Sides page for She Stoops To Conquer. The audition is Monday, November 13, 2017, 7 -9 pm from script sides as presented in this post. Here are the printable PDF’s of the Script Sides: HARDCASTLE, DIGGORY, ROGER, THOMAS, HANAH KATE & CONSTANCE MRS. HARDCASTLE (with Hardcastle) . Sides for …
Shakespeare in Hollywood
on October 17, 2017 in 2017 – 2018, SEASON, Auditions
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on September 21, 2017 in 2017 – 2018 SEASON, Auditions
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Great comedic timing is key!
Murder by the Book
on September 13, 2017 in 2017 – 2018 SEASON, Auditions
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Cinderella ~ Pantomime
on August 26, 2017 in 2017 – 2018 SEASON, Auditions
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AUDITION NOTICE :
on July 5, 2017 in 2017 – 2018 SEASON, Auditions
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on May 29, 2017 in 2017 – 2018 SEASON, Auditions
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STRAIGHT & NARROW
on December 13, 2016 in 2016 – 2017 SEASON, Auditions
Auditions for STRAIGHT and NARROW, Playwright: Jimmie Chinn, Directed by Catherine Morrison, are on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 7:30 PM at the Metro Theatre. Show runs: April 22 to May 13, 2017 Synopsis – Bob and Jeff have been living together…
STRAIGHT and NARROW
on November 27, 2016 in 2016 – 2017 SEASON, Auditions
Auditions for STRAIGHT and NARROW, Playwright: Jimmie Chinn, Directed by Catherine Morrison, are on Monday, January 9 and Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 7:30 PM. Show runs: April 22 to May 13, 2017 Synopsis A gay couple who run a kitchen renovation…
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• You can SUBMIT your interest using the shows contact form OR PRINT out the Fillable Audition Form and bring it and your headshot with you to the audition.
• Auditions will be cold readings from the script; the director will choose which scenes the group will read. Drop in, no appointment necessary. Open to all ethnicities.
• Auditions are for NON-EQUITY productions. All roles at Metro Theatre, are Volunteer positions. People will be seen on a first come/first served basis, but be prepared that you may have to sit around and wait as you may be needed to read opposite someone else who is auditioning.
• 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.
• It is expected that actors must be capable of playing the age specified, be capable of speaking with expected accents, be able to utilize musical and dancing skills, when the part requires those skills.
• While experience is preferable it is not essential. Attendence at rehersals and during performance nights however is as the rest of the team will be depending on each other.
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