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"Rest Assured"-Cleveland, OH - Casting ID # 1612775
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Cleveland, OH Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 05-11-20
Audition Date 11-22-20 Submission deadline 11-21-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
Mr. Morlock is a fidgety, grouchy old fellow who doesn't like anything but money and won't let his daughter marry Joe Laconi because he's poor. So when Joe's papa, Luigi, comes over to plead his son's case, the two men start feuding and Mr. Morlock says if Mary weds Joe, it'll be over his dead body! Luigi says if they don't get married it'll be over his! When Luigi has a heart attack, the feud appears over. But Luigi gets permission from "up there" to come back and haunt Mr. Morlock and continue haunting him until he gives the kids his blessing. Mr. Morlock is frenzied! Luigi's ghost, visible only to Morlock, kicks him off the couch, pulls the covers off him, kicks him in the seat, flirts with his secretary, and cavorts around in a fashion that would put most ghosts to shame. Poor Mr. Morlock, the entire family thinks he's lost his few remaining marbles. In his despair, he accidentally takes too many sleeping pills. Then it happens. He, too, kicks the bucket. But Mr. Morlock refuses to leave earth until things are settled to his satisfaction, and of course, Luigi says he will not rest in peace until Mary and Joe are married. Unfortunately, life in Mr. Morlock's home goes on as if nothing happened and for the first time ever, Mr. Morlock realizes his mistakes and begs for another chance. realizes his mistakes and begs for another

Role # 1 Mr. Morlock
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A blustery man, graying just a little. He\'s vice-president of Brubaker and Brubaker; self-centered, expects the world. He\'s nervous, excitable, easily upset, and it\'s easy to see he\'s about to crack under the nervous strain.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 50 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Mrs. Morlock
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Middle-aged, attractive woman. Worries and troubles have put some gray in her hair and some lines in her brow. She's very sensible, understanding and sympathetic, a wonderful mother.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 25 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Oldest daughter. Very pretty, charming, neat, and immaculate in every respect. She's sweet, vivacious, "an ideal daughter." She's very close to her mother, but still thinks for herself.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 29
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Teen daughter. She's a bundle of action and energy and aspires to be a champion wrestler. She's witty, quick, and says just about anything that comes to her mind.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 13 to 19
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Mildred – (Female, 30ish) Morlocks' maid. She's deadpan and expressionless, always bored and disgruntled, has a habit of telling everyone off. Mildred walks in long, jerky strides.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Luigi Lanconi
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Joe's papa. Shabbily dressed, gray-haired Italian. He has a pitiful look which suggests he's had more than his share of hard knocks in life. He's very timid, usually easygoing. A baker by trade. Not well-educated, but has a heart of gold.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 50 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Joe Lanconi
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mary's fiancé. A senior in college. Gets along splendidly with everyone in the Morlock family, except Mr. Morlock. Joe is handsome, cordial, well-mannered, and very sensible.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 29
Ethnicity: Any -

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

A very pleasant girl.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

From "Down Below." The rounder-upper of lost souls. Lucifer is arrogant, cocky, and walks with a swagger.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 40
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 Miss Akers
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mr. Morlock's secretary. She has a mind of her own, uses it, and most of the time does just as she pleases.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 George Plew
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Attorney with horn-rimmed glasses. He's small, shriveled, meek, and easily swayed.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 12 Mrs. Schmaltz
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A little old middle-aged lady, somewhat of a man-eater.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 25 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Dr. Brown
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The family physician.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 25 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Mr. Black
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The nervous, twitchy mortician.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 Jake
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

British news-carrier; sixty-something.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 50 to 80
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 Mrs. Frinck
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Laundress of German descent.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 50 to 80
Ethnicity: Any -