Friday, July 25, 2014
Swamp Fox Players will hold auditions for “Little Shop of Horrors” on Sat., July 26 from noon to 2 p.m.; Mon., July 28 from 6 to 8 p.m.; andSat., Aug. 2 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Strand Theater, 710 Front St., Georgetown.
Performance dates are Oct. 17 to Nov. 2.
The play will be directed by Bob Gauss.
Be prepared to read and sing. Audition sound tracks are available by emailing the director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Audrey – Bleached-blond, Billie-Dawn-like, secret love of Seymour’s life. She has poor self-worth and education, but incredibly good looks and a sweet and vulnerable demeanor. Female, 25-35 years old.
Crystal, Ronette and Chiffon – African-American street urchins, acting as the occasional Greek Chorus. Young, hip, and smart, these girls are the only ones who have a grip on reality. Female, 16-35 years old
Mr. Mushnik – The seasoned owner of the failing East Side flower shop and Seymour’s nosy boss. He is profit-driven, greedy, and manipulative. Male, 40-65 years old
Orin Scrivello – An egotistical dentist with a passion for leather and sadistic tendencies. Audrey’s abusive boyfriend, who is targeted by Seymour. Male, 22-40 years old
Seymour Krelborn – An insecure, put-upon florist’s clerk and eventual hero. He is a genuine, well-meaning man who is taken for granted because of his clumsy ways and poor social skills. Male, 20-35 years old.
Voice of the Plant – An actor/vocalist located offstage. The voice is that of a conniving, street-smart ‘villain.’ A funky rhythm and blues voice is best. Male, 20-50 years old
Puppet operators – Physically fit person to operate Audry II, an anthropomorphic cross between a Venus flytrap and an avocado, the plant has an appetite for human flesh that is appeased by Seymour.
Puppeteer doubles as other sizes of the plant. Male 18-50 years old
If you have questions, please contact Gauss at email@example.com or call or text 843 251-4111.