Apollinaire Theatre Company announces auditions for
Apollinaire in the Park 2017
by Friedrich Dürrenmatt
This summer is our 14th annual presentation of free outdoor performances.
We are seeking a diverse cast of 15-20 female and male actors of all ages.
*the role of the Claire has been cast
Auditions will be held:
Monday April 24, 1:00-3:00
Tuesday April 25, 6:00-8:30
Wednesday April 26, 1:00-3:00 & 6:00-8:30
Callbacks begin Thursday April 27
Auditions will be scheduled in 1/2 hour time blocks.
Please email your preferred times (please indicate all possible times as many slots fill up quickly) to:
You will receive a confirmation.
If you would like to audition, but are NOT available these times, please email with your availability and attach your headshot and resume: firstname.lastname@example.org
For the audition, please bring your headshot & resume. A short monologue is requested but not required. You may also be asked to read from the script.
Auditions will be held at the Chelsea Theatre Works, 189 Winnisimmet St., Chelsea. Click here for directions.
There is a stipend involved.
Rehearsals begin in May.
The production is directed by Danielle Fauteux Jacques.
Production dates are July 12-30, Wed.-Sun. (15 performances total)
For more information call: 617-887-2336
The Visit, a dark comedy of revenge and moral compromise, is Swiss playwright Friedrich Durrenmatt's master work and one of the classics of modern theater. Billionaire Claire Zachanassian returns to the destitute home town she left in disgrace 45 years ago, bent on exacting retribution on the true love who betrayed her. At first the indignant citizens reject her offer of cash for a corpse. They talk importantly of their town's cultural and humane traditions. But when they start buying new shoes, cognac, minks, cars- and all on credit- there is only one way to meet the bills....