Monday, April 11, 2016
audition notice - DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS - Paradise Valley Community College - May 5 & 6
Casting Protocol: Call 602-787-6595 to sign up for a 5 minute audition time slot.
Headshot and Resume: Preferred but not required
Prepare: 16 bars of a ballad or up-tempo music piece—bring sheet music (accompanist will
be provided). No accompaniment tracks! Callbacks will include dancing, selected songs and
some cold reading.
Rehearsals Begin: May 16, 2016
(Monday– Thursday evenings from 6-10:00pm, Fridays 3:30-7:00p & possible couple of Saturday
Performance Dates: June 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26 - 2016
Play Synopsis: Lawrence Jameson makes his lavish living by talking rich ladies out of
their money. Freddy Benson more humbly swindles women by waking their compassion with fabricated stories about his grandmother's failing health. After meeting on a train, they attempt to
work together only to find that this small French town isn't big enough for the two of them. They
agree on a settlement: the first one to extract $50,000 from a young female target, heiress Christine
Colgate, wins and the other must leave town. A hilarious battle of cons ensues that will keep
audiences laughing, humming and guessing to the end!
Roles available: 3 Male, 3 Female and an ensemble of fun and varying characters.
Freddy Benson, Christine Colgate, Muriel Eubanks, Lawrence Jamieson, Jolene
Oakes, Inspector Andre.
When: May 5 & 6, 2016; 6:00pm-9:00pm
Callbacks: May 7, 2016; 12:30pm– 4:30pm
(Will include dancing, selected songs and some cold reading)
Where: Studio Theatre—Building M East
18401 North 32nd Street, Phoenix, AZ 85032
Additional Info: All performers cast in the production
are required to register for the THP 201AA
Theatre Production Class (1 credit).