Blithe Spirit Auditions-New York City, NY - Casting ID # 1548195
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location New York City, NY Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 05-19-17
Audition Date 12-05-17 Submission deadline 12-04-17
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
Socialite and novelist Charles Condomine, invites the eccentric medium and clairvoyant, Madame Arcati, to his house to conduct a séance, hoping to gather material for his next book. The scheme backfires when he is haunted by the ghost of his temperamental first wife, Elvira, after the séance. Elvira makes continual attempts to disrupt Charles’s marriage to his current wife, Ruth, who cannot see or hear the ghost. As the (worldly and unworldly) personalities clash, Charles risks being haunted into perpetuity. risks

Role # 1 Edith
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Edith is the Condomine’s new maid.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60

Role # 2 Ruth
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Ruth, Charles’s second wife, is witty and sophisticated. Ruth also is a bit stuffy and somewhat domineering. She is convinced that Charles has lost his mind when Elvira materializes. Once Elvira is reluctant to leave, Ruth’s jealousy emerges.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60

Role # 3 Charles
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Charles, a novelist, is bright, sophisticated, articulate, and debonair, but can also be a cantankerous egotist. His interest in spiritualism as a subject for a novel leads Charles to ask a local psychic, Madame Arcati, to dinner and a séance. He is entirely skeptical but becomes a believer when the ghost of his first wife appears"and stays.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60

Role # 4 Dr. Bradman
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Dr. Bradman is a good friend of the Condomines who, along with his wife, is invited to dinner and the séance.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60

Role # 5 Mrs. Bradman
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Mrs. Bradman is the wife of Dr. Bradman.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60

Role # 6 Madame Arcati
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Madame Arcati is a spiritualist and medium.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60

Role # 7 Elvira
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Elvira is the ghost of Charles’s first wife.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60