Dec 1, 2013
Auditions for Measure for Measure will be held on Sat., Dec. 14 at 2:00 PM, Fri., Dec. 20 at 7 PM and Sat., Dec. 21 at 2 PM.
The location for auditions: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church, 839 Haddon Ave., Collingswood, NJ 08108.
If you are not able to make those dates, please call Denise Brunker at 856-701-1471 for an appointment.
Actors are asked to perform a cold reading; monologues are optional. Sides provided.
Rehearsals will be Tues, Thurs evenings beginning Tues., Feb. 18.
Performances will be held at Holy Trinity Church May 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 2014.
(Please call the number above for more information.)
Union status: Non-Union, non-paid
• The Duke – (m. 40-65) Even when disguised, he’s still in charge of Vienna,
but isn’t always in control of the events that unfold. He is smart, scheming,
compassionate and cares deeply about the lives of others.
• Isabella – (f. 20-35) She is skilled at swaying the convictions of others towards
mercy, but finds herself incapable of forgiveness. Yet to absolve her perpetrator
is the only way she can overcome her limitations and attain the spiritual self she is
• Marianna – (f. 20-35) Devoted to Angelo, she is firm in her convictions and
wise beyond her years. She is determined to save Angelo’s life and is willing to
engage in a plot to win him back to her.
• Lucio – (m. any age) A thorn in the side of the Duke. Lucio antagonizes and
insults the disguised Duke to such an extent that by the end, he gets what he
• Claudio (m. 20s-30s) Condemned to die for having had pre-marital sex, he
struggles to come to grips with his impending death.
• Juliet (f. 20s/30s) Pregnant with Claudio’s child
• Elbow (m. any age) A simple-minded constable
• Pompey (m. any age) A con artist who later becomes the
• Mistress Overdone (f. any age) The proprietress of a busy brothel
• Escalus (m. 40s-70s) The Duke’s advisor