Circle Theatre Players announces auditions for.
Laughter on the 23rd Floor
Directed by Melanie Douglas
Audition Dates: Sunday, October 6, 2019, and Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 7PM
Location: Sand Lake Center for the Arts, 2880 NY Highway 43, Averill Park, New York 12018
Phone Number: 518-674-2007
Performance Dates: December 6-8, 12-15, 2019
October: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 7PM;
November & December: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Sunday 7PM
Those auditioning will be asked to read selections from the script. Please
bring an acting resume if available. Headshots are welcome but not required.
For more information, email Melanie Douglas at email@example.com.
Based on Neil Simon’s experiences as a junior writer for “Your Show of Shows,” and set in 1953, the play follows the host of a weekly comedy variety show, Max Prince, along with his staff of writers.
Max Prince (M, 30s-50s) The mega-star of the popular television variety show “The Max Prince Show”; larger than life personality
Lucas Brickman (M, 20s-40) The freshman writer
Milt Fields (M, 40s-60s) A joke-a-minute kind of guy
Val Slotsky (M, 40s-60s) A senior member of the staff (speaks in a Russian dialect)
Brian Doyle (M, 30s-50s) Heavy smoker, heavy cougher, heavy drinker
Kenny Franks (M, 30s-40s) Considered to be the “boy genius” of the group
Ira Stone (M, 30s-50s) Hypochondriac who is late for work every day due to a new ailment
Carol Wyman (F, 30s-40s) The only woman writer on the show
Helen (F, 20s) Max’s secretary