Hoboken's Hudson Theatre Ensemble holds Open Auditons for Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Open Call for Hoboken's Hudson Theatre Ensemble production of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and adapted by Simon Levy. Non- equity, non-paid
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.