Auditions


Daisy by Sean Devine

Directed by Terry Kozlowski, Produced by Renata Allelujka

 

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Attention! Auditions have been moved to the following times, pending opening of Mothers and Sons April 17th

Audition dates and times:

Sunday, April 19th  7 pm 

Tuesday, April 21st 7 pm

Callbacks if needed, Tuesday, April 21st 7PM

No appointments necessary, open call

No pay

 

Location:

Village Theatre Guild - 2S720 Park Blvd. (Near NW Corner of Park Blvd. and Butterfield Rd.) in Glen Ellyn, IL  60137

 

Performance dates:

Friday-Sunday June 19 - July 18, 2020

 

Synopsis: 

Behind the scenes at a 1964 New York advertising agency when Daisy, the most controversial television commercial for a presidential campaign was created, changing forever how leaders are elected.

 


Cast Breakdown:

Role Name

Gender

Age Range

Description

Louise Brown

F

Late 30s but age flexible

Ambitious copywriter with the advertising firm

Tony Schwartz

M

Early 40s but age flexible

Eccentric sound archivist, media specialist, agoraphobe

Clifford Lewis

M

Early 30s but age flexible

African-American, A White House lawyer

Bill Bernbach

M

Early 50s but age flexible

The founder and creative director of the advertising firm, Doyle Dane Bernbach

Sid Myers

M

Mid 30s but age flexible

An art director with the advertising firm

Aaron Ehrlich

M

Early 40s but age flexible

Television producer with the advertising firm, excitable and nervous

Others

M and F

flexible

Additional supporting characters or recorded voice-overs

 

No memorized monologues are necessary but other prepared monologues will be seen if the actor chooses to share. There will be cold readings from the script for all auditioning. All those auditioning are encouraged to provide a resume of their onstage experience when registering for auditions. Please bring a list of all potential conflicts including travel, etc. Any conflicts with the posted schedule must be discussed with the Producer and agreed to by the Director before casting can be confirmed.