The SHOPLIFTERS a dark comedy by Morris Panych
“Economic inequality isn’t funny. Thank God The Shoplifters is …”
A VICTORY THEATRE/BAREBONES
A West Coast Premiere in The Big Victory
Director: Maria Gobetti
Producer: Tom Ormeny
3326 W. Victory Blvd
Burbank, CA., 91505
Photo & Resume electronic submissions only by Aug. 13th to: firstname.lastname@example.org
*NO MAILINGS, NO DROP OFFS, NO PHONE CALLS *
Previews: October 16,17,18
Opens: October 23, 24, 25, 2015 – Nov 29 (extension is possible)
Rehearsals start Sept 2
Runs: Fri, Sats at 8p and Suns at 4pm
Setting: The backroom of a supermarket
ALMA: (mid to late 60’s), Pro-shoplifter bold, brassy with a real sense of social justice, she’s a tough piece of work – canny & alert (prototype – Kathy Bates)
OTTO: (mid to late 60”s),Security Guard- affable, witty, out of shape, compassionate (prototype-John Goodman)
PHYLLIS: (32) rookie shoplifter-nervous, believes in horoscopes & fortune cookies, a bit fey. Character role. (prototype –a young Kristen Wiig)
DOM: (early 20’s) rookie security guard- boyish, slightly awkward (prototype a young Jim Carrey)
All actors must be able to handle serio-comic material.
(AUDITIONING ACTORS: CLICK LINKS 1-8 BELOW TO DOWN LOAD PDF SIDES FOR YOUR ROLE):
THE NEWLY REFURBISHED 93 SEAT BIG VICTORY THEATRE IS AVAILABLE FOR RENT!
All new seating and carpeting in the house and lobby!
See the specs HERE.
Call (818) 841-4404 for availability and rates, or email email@example.com