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"Rumors"-Kansas City, KS - Casting ID # 1608807
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Kansas City, KS Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 01-21-20
Audition Date 05-30-20 Submission deadline 05-29-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
At a large, tastefully-appointed Sneden's Landing townhouse, the Deputy Mayor of New York has just shot himself. Though only a flesh wound, four couples are about to experience a severe attack of Farce. Gathering for their tenth wedding anniversary, the host lies bleeding in the other room, and his wife is nowhere in sight. His lawyer, Ken, and wife, Chris, must get "the story" straight before the other guests arrive. As the confusions and mis-communications mount, the evening spins off into classic farcical hilarity. into

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. Married to Chris. Halfway through the show, a gunshot causes his temporary deafness.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Another lawyer, married to Ken. Beautiful, easily flustered. Frantically tries to maintain normalcy at the party. Has recently quit smoking, which drives her to drink a bit more.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

A wealthy accountant, distraught over the recent destruction of his new car. Starts the show with an extreme case of whiplash. Intolerant of the gossipy-lifestyle that he is often involved in.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
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. Likes to gossip.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
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 18 to 60
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.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 7 Glenn 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 18 to 60
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.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
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" fa├žade that these high-society types put up.


Searchable talent specs :

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