THE DINNER PARTY
By Neil Simon
Directed by Lonni Olson
Performances at the Pumphouse Theatre – January 22 – February 6, 2016
Neil Simon’s 31st play, is a comedic farce with a hint of drama. Six Strangers invited to dine together at an exclusive Parisian restaurant. Not knowing why they have been invited until one guest at a time, we learn the guests are three divorced couples. As it turns out, the dinner is about their damaged relationships and whether or not they can reconcile.
Saturday September 26th (1:00 to 4:00pm)
Monday September 28th (7:00 to 9:30pm)
Wednesday September 30th (7:00 to 9:30pm)
at the Morpheus Rehearsal Centre 3512 – 5th Avenue NW (lower level of the Parkdale Community Centre)
– A prepared comedic monologue (approximately 2 minutes long)
– A cold read may be requested
– Please bring your resume and headshot to the audition
– Breathe and have fun!
Callbacks will take place on Saturday October 3rd from 1:00 to 4:00pm, if required. Callbacks will require all candidates to work for the entire three hours in a round robin match up.
Rehearsals will take place from October 14th through January 21st . Rehearsals will be Monday and Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Morpheus Theatre requires that auditioners come prepared to commit to the rehearsal and performance schedule.