Our Town Casting Talents-Seattle, WA - Casting ID # 1547067
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Seattle, WA Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 05-02-17
Audition Date 12-09-17 Submission deadline 12-08-17
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
The Stage Manager introduces the audience to the small town of Grover's Corners, New Hampshire, and the people living there as a morning begins in the year 1901. Professor Willard speaks to the audience about the history of the town. Joe Crowell delivers the paper to Doc Gibbs, Howie Newsome delivers the milk, and the Webb and Gibbs households send their children (Emily and George, respectively) off to school on this beautifully simple morning.


Role # 1 Stage Manager
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A narrator, commentator, and guide through Grover\'s Corners. He joins in the action of the play periodically, as the minister at the wedding, the soda shop owner, a local townsmen, etc., and speaks directly to Emily after her death.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 George Gibbs
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The other main character; the boy next door, a kind but irresponsible teenager who matures over time and becomes a responsible husband, father and farmer.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Frank Gibbs
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George's father, the town doctor.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Julia Gibbs
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George's mother. She dreams of going to Paris, but doesn't get there. She saved $350 for the trip from the sale of an antique furniture piece, but ultimately willed it to George and Emily. Dies while visiting her daughter in Ohio.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Charles Webb
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Emily's father, editor of the Grover's Corners Sentinel.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Myrtle Webb
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Emily's mother.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Joe Crowell
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Local paperboys. Joe's intelligence earns him a full scholarship to MIT where he graduates at the top of his class. His promise will be cut short on the fields of France during World War I, according to the Stage Manager. Both he and his brother Si hold marriage in high disdain.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Si Crowell
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Local paperboys. Both he and his brother Si hold marriage in high disdain.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 Simon Stimson
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The choir director and church organist. We never learn the specific cause of his alcoholism and suicide, although Dr. Gibbs observes that "He's seen a pick of troubles." He remains bitter and cynical even beyond the grave.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 Howie Newsome
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The milkman, a fixture of Grover's Corners.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 Rebecca Gibbs
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George's younger sister. Later elopes with a traveling salesman and settles in Ohio.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Wally Webb
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Emily's younger brother. Dies of a burst appendix on a Boy Scout camping trip.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Professor Willard
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A rather long-winded lecturer.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Woman in Auditorium
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Concerned with temperance.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 Man in Auditorium
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Concerned with social justice.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 Woman II
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Concerned with culture and beauty.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 17 Mrs. Louella Soames
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A gossipy townswoman and member of the choir.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Bill Warren
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The policeman of the play.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 19 Baseball Players
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Baseball Players who mock George at the wedding.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 20 Joe Stoddard
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He's the undertaker.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 21 Sam Craig
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A nephew of Mrs Gibbs who left town to seek his fortune. He came back after 12 years in Buffalo for Emily's funeral.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 22 Dead People
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Seeking for an aspiring and versatile talents who can portray this role.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 23 Mr. Carter
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Seeking for an aspiring and versatile talent who can portray this role.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 24 Farmer McCarty
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Seeking for an aspiring and versatile talent who can portray this role.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 25 Bessie
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Howie Newsome's horse.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 26 Emily Webb
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

One of the main characters; we follow her from a precocious young girl through her wedding to George Gibbs and her early death.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -