The Comedy of Errors-Oklahoma City, OK - Casting ID # 1547987
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Oklahoma City, OK Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 05-17-17
Audition Date 12-10-17 Submission deadline 12-09-17
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
The Comedy of Errors tells the story of two sets of identical twins that were accidentally separated at birth (Shakespeare was father to one pair of twins). Antipholus of Syracuse and his servant, Dromio of Syracuse, arrive in Ephesus, which turns out to be the home of their twin brothers, Antipholus of Ephesus and his servant, Dromio of Ephesus. When the Syracusans encounter the friends and families of their twins, a series of wild mishaps based on mistaken identities lead to wrongful beatings, a near-seduction, the arrest of Antipholus of Ephesus, and false accusations of infidelity, theft, madness, and demonic possession. of infidelity, theft, madness, and demonic

Role # 1 Solinus
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Duke of Ephesus. Solinus rules his town with great respect for law, insisting that he cannot go against the set rules even if he wishes to, though he is willing to bend them a little on occasion.


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

Role # 2 Egeon
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Egeon is an old man of Syracuse who sneaks into the city to seek for his lost twin son Antipholus.


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

Role # 3 Antipholus-Ephesus
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Antipholus of Ephesus was brought up in Corinth, never knowing his father, and brought to Ephesus by Duke Menaphon of Corinth. Duke Solinus of Ephesus, Menaphon’s nephew, became his patron, and he served worthily in his wars.


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

Role # 4 Antipholus-Syracuse
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Antipholus of Syracuse is Egeon’s son. Separated from his twin at birth, at the age of eighteen he decided to travel the world to find him, and has been searching for him these last seven years.


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

Role # 5 Dromio of Ephesus
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Dromio of Ephesus is Antipholus of Ephesus’s slave. He has the misfortune of having both a master and a mistress given to beating him, though he may find some consolation in the love of Nell the kitchen-maid.


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

Role # 6 Dromio of Syracuse
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Dromio of Syracuse is Antiopholus of Syracuse’s slave. A quick-witted fellow, he has a good relationship with his master: despite the latter’s tendency to beat him, they often enter into flights of repartee where Antipholus gives Dromio free range to exercise his wit.


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

Role # 7 Balthazar
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Balthazar is a merchant of Ephesus and a friend of the local Antipholus.


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

Role # 8 Angelo
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Angelo is a goldsmith in Syracuse, the maker of a fine gold chain commissioned by Antipholus of Ephesus.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
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Role # 9 First Merchant
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The First Merchant warns Antipholus of Syracuse to hide his identity, given the penalty for a Syracusian to be caught in Ephesus.


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

Role # 10 Second Merchant
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The Second Merchant is on the verge of a journey to Persia, and therefore needs every penny he can get.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
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Role # 11 Doctor Pinch
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Pinch is a conjurer and exorcist hired by Adriana to cure Antipholus of Epheseus of his madness.


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

Role # 12 Aemilia
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Abbess Aemilia is an abbess in Ephesus, highly respected by all. She was shipwrecked years ago and lost her husband, as well as her twin sons, in the wreck.


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

Role # 13 Adriana
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Adriana is Antipholus of Ephesus’s wife, and a proto-feminist distraught that her husband is paying attention to another woman and irritated that men are not as bound as women are, nor women as free as men.


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

Role # 14 Luciana
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Luciana is Adriana’s sister, and dwells with her and Antipholus of Epheseus. She can preach on the natural submission of women to men as well as anyone, and tries to calm her sister down when she grows impatient with her husband.


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

Role # 15 Luce
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Luce, also known as Nell, is a maid at Antipholus of Ephesus’s. She has little patience with loud ruffians at the gate, whom she consigns to the stocks.


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

Role # 16 Courtezan
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A Courtezan counts Antipholus of Epheseus among her favored clients, and entertains him often enough to make his wife jealous.


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

Role # 17 Jailer
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The Jailer has custody of Egeon, and accompanies him in his search for someone to pay his ransom.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
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Role # 18 Messenger
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The Messenger rushes in to warn Adriana to flee from her husband, who has broken loose from his bonds. He is clearly terrified.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
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Role # 19 Officer
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The Officer is a debt recovery officer, who can be hired to arrest defaulters. Once he has done so, he is at risk of having to pay the debt himself if he lets his prisoner escape.


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