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Lost In Yonkers Auditions-Kansas City, KS - Casting ID # 1590169
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Kansas City, KS Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 02-12-19
Audition Date 06-03-19 Submission deadline 06-02-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
When teenage brothers Arty and Jay are forced to move to Yonkers with their strict grandmother, their childlike aunt, and their gangster uncle, they can’t help but feel a little lost. Filled with laughter, tears, and insight, Neil Simon's Pulitzer Prize winning play explores themes of family, independence, courage, and the complex relationship people have with those they love.

Role # 1 Grandma Kurnitz
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The hard-as-steel German matriarch. She loves her family, but keeps her emotions beneath an icy surface. Must speak with an accent.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 50 to 70
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Bella
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Grandma's sweet, simple daughter, whose childhood traumas left her emotionally and mentally arrested. Still living at home, she struggles to claim her independence.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 40
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Eddie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Bella's kind older brother. Recently widowed, he is uncomfortably estranged from his mother.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 40
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Jay
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Eddie's upright eldest son. Timid, yet anxious to prove he's ready to grow up.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 15 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Arty
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Jay's7 precocious younger brother. Childish at times, yet smart and witty beyond his years.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 12 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Uncle Louie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Eddie and Bella's smart-mouthed, small--time gangster brother. Quick-tempered and fiercely protective of his family.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 40
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Aunt Gert
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Their meek and shy sister. Quiet, yet with a uniquely unusual speech impediment.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 40
Ethnicity: Any -