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Auditions for "Communicating Doors"

Auditions for "Communicating Doors" by Alan Ayckbourn, directed by Suzan Lorraine. Sunday, May 15th and Monday, May 16th - 7:00 p.m. - Callbacks, if necessary, on Thusday, May 19th - 7:00 pm Rehearsals:  Generally Monday - Thursday beginning May 24th

Show run:  July 22 - August 20, 2011

Location:  Actors Ensemble of Berkeley, 1301 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley (For directions, go to aeofberkeley.org.)

Questions:  Email the director, Suzan Lorraine, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

A comedy-thriller time travel love story with a little farce thrown in for good measure (yes, all of those - and more!), Communicating Doors is one of Ayckbourn's best and most challenging plays.

For detailed information about the play, go to http://communicatingdoors.alanayckbourn.net/index.htm.  Please read about the characters on the play website before the auditions.  Be prepared to run the gamut of emotion and ages.  Auditions are cold read - no monologues.

Characters - three men and three women:

  • Reece:  A businessman - aged 30 & 70
  • Jessica:  Reece's first wife - aged 25 & 45
  • Ruella:  Reece's second wife - aged 45
  • Julian:  Reece's business associate - aged 45 & 65
  • Poopay/Phoebe:  A dominatrix prostitute - aged 33
  • Harold:  House detective - aged 35 & 55

NOTE:  BRITISH ACCENTS REQUIRED.  Some coaching provided.

 

For more info email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Thank You

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley is delighted to acknowledge the Berkeley Civic Arts Program and Civic Arts Commission's support in the form of a grant of $8,000.00 awarded in 2017. Also, a thank you to Theatre Bay Area for a grant of $2,500.00.

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