Director’s Pitch for Everyman’s forthcoming production of The Great Gatsby led by Jackie Hurley.
The Great Gatsby
a Simon Levy adaptation of the classic 1925 play by F Scott Fitzgerald
at Chapter’s Seligman Theatre Tuesday 27th February – Saturday March 3rd 2018
Jay Gatsby M/30+ A romantic idealist
Daisy Buchanan F/25+ Southern, wealthy, ethereally beautiful
Nick Carraway M/28+ The narrator of the story, Daisy’s cousin. Honest, a gentleman
Tom Buchanan M 30+ Daisy’s husband, strong, sexy, athletic, rich
Jordan Baker F 25+ Daisy’s friend. Athletic sportwoman. Rich, attractive
George Wilson M 40+ Dimwitted and spineless. He runs a garage near New York
Myrtle Wilson F 30+ George’s bored wife. Glamorous, fleshy, sensual. Girlfriend to Tom
Meyer Wolfsheim m/45+ (Gatsby’s business partner). Mr and Mrs Mc Kee (neighbours), Policeman, Mrs Michaelis 50+( a neighbour) – these characters will also be on stage in parties and ideally be able to do some simple dancing.
Dancers: There are a few party scenes that will need some strong dancers
If interested in a smaller part / dancing please book your audition on:
Sat 11th @ 2 pm or Monday 13th @ 7 pm where you will have the opportunity be taught some moves by our dance leaders as well as reading for the smaller parts.
Audition Dates for the main cast:
Please choose the slot time you prefer.
Monday 6th November; Groups auditions at: 7 pm: 8 pm: 9 pm:
Saturday 11th November; Group auditions at 10 am: 11 am: 12 noon: 3 pm: 4 pm:
Recalls, smaller roles, dancing auditions on Monday 13th November from 7 pm
If you are interested in auditioning for this production it is strongly recommended that you attend the Director’s Pitch at Chapter Clubroom on October 25th at 8 pm
for further details and to book your audition slot contact Jackie Hurley (Director) on:
07779 603836 firstname.lastname@example.org or facebook / messenger me