AUDITIONS – CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF – 8/25 & 8/27 at 7pm

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
by Tennessee Williams
Directed by Fred Wolinsky
Audition Dates: Sun August 25 & Tues August 27 at 7pm

TUES AUGUST 27th AUDITIONS WILL BE HELD AT THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS HALL AT 7PM
2660 E. Main St, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Performance Dates: NOVEMBER 8, 9, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 2019

Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece. On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gathers at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the secrets and sexual tensions that threaten to destroy their marriage. With the future of the family at stake, which version of the truth is real—and which will win out?

Seeking 3 women, 5 men, 3-4 children

Margaret, aka Maggie the cat (female, 20’s-30’s) – vivacious, vain, sexy, attractive, relentless

Brick (male, 20’s-30’s) good-looking, former All-American, now a repressed alcoholic

Big Daddy (male, 60’s) authoritarian, brash, and vulgar

Big Mama (female, 60’s) domineering, crude, yet emotional and sincere

Gooper, aka Brother Man (male, 30’s-40’s) bitter, paranoid, greedy

Mae, aka Sister Woman (female, 30’s) Gooper’s wife, whiney, greedy, manipulative

Rev. Tooker (male, 30-70) tactless, opportunistic, hypocritical

Doctor Baugh (male, 30-70) discreet, timid

3-4 children (girls and boys, 6-12) – wild, mischievous spoiled brats. One will have some solo lines; all others will speak/sing in a group.

Auditions will consist of readings from the script. Any children will be seen first.

Audition Sides