Audition

DRIVING MISS DAISY AUDITION CALL

Strong need for experienced actors, but also opportunities for beginners who wish to gain experience in acting.

The production team for DRIVING MISS DAISY is as follows:
Directed by Paula Stein
AD/Stage Manager is Steve Pinzone

Albuquerque Little Theatre will be holding auditions for the production, DRIVING MISS DAISY on the SATURDAY, JUNE 3 AT 2 PM. Auditions will consist of cold readings and a 1-2 minute monologue performed with a southern accent, if possible. Actors will also be given improvisational situations to create and be asked to physically show aging of a character while moving. Auditions will be held in the 2nd story rehearsal room at ALT, 224 San Pasquale SW, Albuquerque, NM 87104.

Please email auditions@abqlt.org with your name, age, acting resume (or list of performance experience), a headshot (or recent photo), and contact information (phone number and email address). 

ALT will be holding auditions for the following roles for DRIVING MISS DAISY:
Daisy Werthan – age 72-97, a Southern Jewish widow, very feisty and opinionated, stubborn but kind-hearted, well educated and a former teacher believes things are done a certain way (and usually her way).

Hoke Coleburn – age 60-85, a Southern African-American widower, street-smart but poorly educated, a loyal friend and family man, keeps his own counsel and his word.

Boolie Werthan – age 40-65, Daisy’s son, born and raised in the South, married but no children, owns his own business, which he inherited from his father, loves his mother dearly but sees her for who she truly is.

DRIVING MISS DAISY will perform from August 25-September 10, 2017

Curtain is at 7:30 PM on Fridays and Saturdays, and 2:00 PM on Sundays. There will also be at Thursday performance on September 7, and a Saturday matinee on September 2.

Rehearsals will start July 10. Monday through Thursday evenings 6:30 PM-9:00 PM

Will rehearse Sunday – Thursday starting August 14, 6:30 PM-9:00 PM.
Please notify ALT of any conflicts as soon as possible.