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Open auditions for Bakersfield Mist
March 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Open audition notice for BAKERSFIELD MIST by Stephen Sachs
Auditions will be held Mon & Tue, Mar 19 & 20, 2018, starting at 7:00 pm both nights.
Production dates: May 11-27, 2018
The Dayton Theatre Guild at the Caryl D. Philip TheatreScape
430 Wayne Ave, Dayton OH, 45410
937-278-5993 — http://www.daytontheatreguild.org
Directed by Doug Lloyd
Produced by Rick Flynn
Maude Gutman, an unemployed bartender, lives in a trailer park and has purchased a painting for $3.00 at a thrift store that she believes to be an unknown painting by the great Jackson Pollock. She hires an art expert to verify the painting. Lionel Percy, a stuffy New York arts expert and a self-described connoisseur, goes to Bakersfield, California, to render his verdict as to whether Maude has a Pollock or a fake. This smash-hit comedy premiered in London in 2016 and has already had several productions across the United States.
• Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.
• A résumé and headshot are not required but are appreciated.
• Please provide a list of all known conflicts between Mar 21 and May 27, 2018
-) Maude Gutman:
Female, 45-60, an unemployed bartender, rough, raw, had a hard life. Maude has seen her share of struggles and it shows, but she’s a fighter, looking for that one big break.
-) Lionel Percy:
Male, 55-70, an art expert. Elegant and refined, more than a bit arrogant and judgmental. Doesn’t like his opinion questioned, but he too has some skeletons in his closet.
For more information please contact: Doug Lloyd at [email protected]
The show runs weekends May 11-27, 2018
First Weekend: Friday 8pm, Saturday 8pm, Sunday 3pm
Second & Third Weekend: Friday 8pm, Saturday 5pm, Sunday 3pm
*Children under seven will not be admitted
Individual tickets on sale now
Senior (60 or older): $17
Special pricing for groups of 10 or more, call the Box Office at 937-278-5993 for pricing
– http://www.daytontheatreguild.org/ click on “Tickets” link
– or call 937-278-5993
– or at the box office day of the show
* All individual tickets purchased in advance via our on-line ticket system or by telephone will also include a $1 convenience fee.
for more information, including auditions, see http://www.daytontheatreguild.org/