Tuesday, April 5, 2011
auditions, casting call "murder on ice"
‘MURDER ON ICE’
Christine Goodman (prod.) is casting Murder on Ice, an original 1945 comedy/suspense set in an ice rink. Jack Halpin, dir. Rehearsals begin immediately, evenings and weekends. Performances run May 13-21 at Art House Productions in downtown Jersey City.
Seeking—Frank Roberts: late 40s, penny-pinching owner of Red River Ice Rink. Bobby Hatch: 20s-30s, brooding skater with a bad temper, “man with a past.” Must move well/dance. JoBell Martin: 20s, the star of the Sunshine Sparklers ice show. Must move well/dance. The Sunshine Sparklers: 3 females in their 20’s, must move well/dance. Benita Roberts: 30s, Frank’s wife and Manager of The Sunshine Sparklers. Smart and sassy, always gets what she wants. Old Pete: 65+, hard-working and kind. The Producer: 40-50s, snobbish and used to being pampered. Detective: 30s, classic gumshoe, dealing with an intense phobia. Males and Females: 18+, to play various characters. All ethnicities encouraged to submit. Note: No actual ice skating required.
Open call auditions will be held Sunday, April 10 from 3-7pm and Monday, April 11 from 7-9pm at Art House Productions, 1 McWilliams Place, 6th Floor, Jersey City, NJ 07302 (SE Corner of Hamilton Park, street parking). If you cannot attend, submit headshot and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Bring a 1 minute comedic monologue; prepare to cold read. Non-union. Some pay.