Auditions

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Auditions for FARRAGUT NORTH: Saturday, April 23

Auditions for FARRAGUT NORTH by Beau Willimon, will be held on Saturday, April 23 from 1pm to 3pm at Dramashop.

If you are unable to make it at the scheduled time but would like to audition, please email us at info@dramashop.org before the audition time. We cannot guarantee auditions outside of the scheduled time but will consider such requests.

FARRAGUT NORTH by Beau Willimon (creator/writer of Netflix series HOUSE OF CARDS) is part of our Mainstage Series and wll be directed by Nicholas A. Emmanuele. There are five male and two female roles available. There are six performances, June 10, 11, 17, 18, 24 & 25 at 8pm. For more info on this production: Join on Facebook | More info and character descriptions… 

ROLES in FARRAGUT NORTH:
STEPHEN BELLAMY – 25, Press Secretary for Presidential Candidate Governor Morris
PAUL ZARA – late 40s, Campaign Manager for Governor Morris
MOLLY – 19, an intern on the Morris Campaign BEN – early 20s, Deputy Press Secretary for the Morris Campaign
TOM DUFFY– late 40s-early 50s, Campaign Manager for the rival Pullman Campaign
IDA HOROWICZ – mid 30s, a traveling political reporter for the New York Times.
FRANK – a reporter for the L.A. Times.
A WAITER
Note: FRANK and WAITER may be played by the same actor.

All who audition will be asked to perform a cold reading from the script. Prepared monologues are welcome but not required. No experience is necessary.

The majority of roles will rehearse once or twice a week for the first three weeks, and then three to four times a week in the three weeks leading up to the opening of the show. The role of Stephen will be required to attend three to four rehearsals a week.