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Auditions for "Rumors"-Cleveland, OH - Casting ID # 1598843
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Cleveland, OH Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 08-01-19
Audition Date 08-10-19 Submission deadline 08-08-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
A madcap, slamming door face set in large home located just outside of New York in the year 1988. The characters are arriving as guests at a 10th Anniversary Dinner. The first couple to arrive discovers that one of their hosts (Charley) has apparently attempted suicide...unsuccessfully. Charley's wife, Myra, is nowhere to be found and neither are the servants. Through the course of the show, the audience never meets Charley and Myra. As more guests arrive, there are cover-ups, deceptions, mistaken identities, and lot of huge laughs. mistaken identities, and lot of

Role # 1 Ken Gorman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A well-to-do lawyer. Wealthy, but by no means pretentious. Takes charge of the situation and can be a bit of a know-it-all. This along with his likability makes a great leader. Married to Chris. Halfway through the show, a gunshot causes his temporary deafness.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Chris(tine) Gorman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Another lawyer, married to Ken. Beautiful, very intelligent but easily flustered. Frantically tries to maintain normalcy at the party. Has recently quit smoking (lots of physical comedy with this), which is making it more difficult for her to maintain her normally cool demeanor.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

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

A wealthy accountant, who enters the party with an extreme case of whiplash because he was in a car accident on the way to the party. To top it off, the accident causes major damage to his new sports car; he is distraught. Intolerant of his gossipy, country club lifestyle that he is often involved in.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Lenny's wife. Very concerned with appearances (hers and others). Starts the play with a swollen lip(from the car accident). Likes to gossip and is very involved at the country club.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

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

A psychiatrist. Affable, smokes a pipe. Loves his wife very much. Tries to be as helpful as possible cooking the evening's dinner.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Cookie Cusack
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Has her own cooking show. Suffers from extreme back spasms. Loves her husband very much. A bit absent-minded at times. Eccentric personality and style. Sweet but not from the same world as others.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 40 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Gleen Cooper
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A handsome man running for State Senate. Worried about his own reputation. Struggles with placating his wife, who is convinced he is having an affair (which he may or may not be).


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Cassie Cooper
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Glenn's beautiful wife. Obsesses over her husband's relationships with other women. Quick to anger. Must rub her quartz crystal to calm herself down. Not an idiot but not smart in your typical way. No college education.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 Officer Welch
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A city police officer having a rough night. Does not tolerate lying. Sees through the "classy" facade that these high-society types put up.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 Officer Pudney
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Welch's partner. A strong but silent type.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -