Auditions for the World Premiere Showcase of Tootsie: The Play Slated
Here is an opportunity be part of something really unique. Island Community Theatre proudly announces auditions for the world premiere showcase of Tootsie: The Play. Based on the box-office favorite Tootsie, written by Murray Schisgal and Larry Gelbart, Tootsie: The Play has been adapted to the stage by Elaine Cloud Goller. This ambitious undertaking is right in keeping with Island Community Theatre’s mantra, “Theatre for the Movie Generation.”
Auditions will be held Sunday and Monday, Nov. 2nd and 3rd, at 7:30 p.m. at the Treasure Island City Hall Auditorium, 120 108th Avenue, Treasure Island. The premiere will run for three weekends February 5th through 22nd, 2009, at the Catherine Hickman Theater in Gulfport .
There are a number of roles to fill, for men and women ages 18 to late 60s. Actors will get to test their chops as most of the cast play multiple speaking roles.
ICT welcomes anyone interested in helping to crew productions, as well. Always needed stage hands, set designers and builders, lighting designers/operators, sound designers/operators, costumers, prop masters, makeup/hairstylists, photographers and videographers.
Readings will be from the script. Actors are asked to bring a theatrical resume, if they have one. Although not required, actors who wish may prepare a comedic monologue of no more than three minutes in length.
For more information, visit www.islandcommunitytheatre.com or call the theater information line, (727) 345-1474.
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