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Auditions "Neil Simon's Proposals"
 


  November 16 & 17 at 7-9pm
(registration 7-8pm)


Audition will be a cold read from the script


5m, 4f*

CHARACTER LIST

 

Character

Gender

Age**

Description

Clemma Diggins

F

40s-50s

Down-to-Earth, hard-working woman with a face that doesn’t age; Doesn’t buy what she can’t see, smell or squeeze

African-American

Lewis Barnett

M

Early 50s

Clemma’s ‘ex’; he has wandered but is a good guy; starting to break down (physically)

African-American

Burt Hines

M

55

Still loves his ex-wife, Annie; a good, decent, gentle man

Annie Robbins

F

47

Attractive, trim, well taken care of; Burt’s ex; strong, professional; feels somewhat cheated that her daughter resents her for leaving

Josie Hines

F

23

Athletic, brimming with health, pretty with a determined and intelligent face; struggling with an engagement break-off with Ken

Ken Norman

M

mid-20s

“Brooks Brothers” type; law student; really loves Josie but knows they don’t belong together; Ray is his ‘blood brother’

Ray Dolenz

M

mid-20s

Athletic, attractive, bright, a little hot under the collar; Ken is his ‘blood brother’

Vinnie Bavasi

M

Mid-20s

‘wore spiffy suits when he was 12’; smiles a lot; schmoozy, sort of a ‘Mafia’ type with NY accent (preferably)

Sammii

F

23

Gorgeous, model, not terribly bright

 

 

*Clemma and Lewis MUST be African-American.

**Ages are fairly flexible and will ultimately be dependent on auditions.