Auditions: Thursday 1/10/13, Friday 1/11/13 7-9PM.
Sides provided at audition. Hudson School Performance Space, 601 Park Avenue, Hoboken, NJ 07030. Rehearsals during evenings during the week ; some w/e. Performances April 5, 6, 12, 13 8pm; April 14 matinee.
Set in Summer 1922, Long Island, NY, story captures essence of post-war Roaring Twenties, Prohibition, wealth, privilege, social worlds colliding, love, and obsession.
Nick Carraway: narrator, true Midwesterner, gentle manner (25 -35).
Jay Gatsby: mysterious millionaire, bootlegger, romantic idealist obsessed with Daisy (25-35).
Daisy Buchanan: attractive, wealthy socialite, golden girl, effervescent, shallow (25-35).
Tom Buchanan: Daisy’
Jordan Baker: Daisy’
George Wilson: Mechanic/
Myrtle Wilson: George’
Secondary Characters – all ages.
Meyer Wolfsheim: shady business associate of Gatsby. Gambler, racketeer. Mature a +
Michaelis – George’s Greek neighbor.
Also need Stage Manager.