Metro Theatre is holding Auditions for
Directed by: Alison Schamberger
WHEN: Sunday, October 16 from 7:00 pm by appointment
Where: Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive, Vancouver
Synopsis: Shirley is a 42-year-old bored housewife from Liverpool who takes a holiday trip to Greece and meets a local man who bolsters her self-confidence. She evolves and transforms to the point that her husband doesn’t even recognize her.
Show Run Dates:
Thursday to Saturday, January 13 to January 29, 2023
Sunday matinees are January 15, January 22, and January 29
1 – female identifying
Shirley Valentine – a middle-aged and put-upon housewife
Should have the ability to switch to different accents, both British and Greek.
Rehearsal period: October through until opening night. 2 weeknights and one weekend afternoon
Requirements: All cast and crew must provide proof of vaccination. All provincial public health orders will be strictly adhered to.
Notes: This is a NON-EQUITY production. All roles at Metro Theatre, are Volunteer positions. People will be seen by appointment only. You will receive an audition time slot and ‘Sides’ will be forwarded once we have received your application. Please print the sides to bring with you to the audition.
Ethno-cultural casting statement: We encourage submissions from artists with a broad range of backgrounds including, but not limited to: race, ethnicity, indigeneity, gender, and sexuality. We encourage anyone to audition for any role as we will be casting on who is best for the role.
Resume and Headshots:
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