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AUDITIONS!


Moon Theatre Company presents

VANYA and SONIA and MASHA and SPIKE!
By Christopher Durang

Directed by Andrew Quirk

Christopher Durang’s Tony award winning play about

family dysfunction revolves around Vanya and his

adopted sister Sonia, who live a quiet life in the

Pennsylvania farmhouse where they grew up. Their

peace, however, is disturbed when their movie star

sister Masha returns unannounced with her new

much younger boy toy, Spike, leading to a weekend of

rivalry, regret, anger, drama and hilarity.

Auditions will be held Sunday, July 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the Berthoud Re/Max TOWN & COUNTRY offices, 340 Mountain Ave, Berthoud, CO 80513. Callbacks will be July 13 if necessary.

No appointment is necessary. There will be cold readings from the script. Monologues are encouraged, but not required.

Characters:
VANYA: 50’s, living in Bucks County, Pennsylvania. Openly gay and resigned to his life situation when compared to his sisters.

SONIA: Vanya’s adopted sister currently living with him. Also in her 50’s. She is very discontent, upset, regretful, prone to fits and possibly bipolar.

MASHA: Vanya’s biological sister. Also in 50’s. Glamorous and successful actress whose career has started to flounder. Pays for the house that Vanya and Sonia live in. Spends all her time gallivanting around the world. Usually with much younger men. This year’s model is called:

SPIKE: 20’s. Good looking. Has no problem being an underwear model. Very self-absorbed.

NINA: Lovely, sincere, would be actress. 20’s. Sweet, somewhat naïve. Innocent. She is visiting her aunt and uncle who live next door.

CASSANDRA: Cleaning lady, ageless, soothsayer. Kind of crazy.
 
Contact Andrew Quirk  at quirkphoto@gmail.com with questions.

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