We are excited to announce that we will be holding auditions for our fall production of Around the World In 80 Days. Check below for details.
Around the World In 80 Days
Hold onto your seats for the original amazing race – Around the World In 80 Days!
Thank you for your interest in auditioning for this dangerous, romantic, and comedic whirlwind of a show that has five actors portraying 39 characters in traverse seven continents in one of the greatest adventures of all time.
Auditions will be held in 30-minute slots on:
Monday, August 23rd from 6:30pm–8:30pm
Location: the Lawrence’s house at 3150 W Zachary Drive Phoenix, AZ 85027
How to Audition:
To sign up, please email Lauren Erker with your preferred date and time at firstname.lastname@example.org
What to Prepare:
Please prepare a 30 second–1 min monologue to present during your audition timeslot.
NOTE: All actors must be versatile, well-trained at dialects/accents, and excel at improvisation! All characters, other than FOGG, play multiple roles and must have strong physical and comic versatility. Some characters can gender-bend. Females are encouraged to audition despite this being a male dominate show.
FOGG: 30-50 year old male. Actor 5. A London gentleman circumnavigating the globe in 80 days. He is determined to win, no matter the obstacle. Charming with a quiet reserve.
Actor 1: late 20s-40s year old male. A man of many faces. Bouncing with energy.
DETECTIVE FIX and others: late 20s-40s year old male. Actor 2. A dogged Scotland Yard detective. Brawn over brains every time.
PASSEPARTOUT and others: late 20s-50 year old male. Actor 3. Fogg’s resourceful sidekick servant. Strong comedic actor. Light tumbling/acrobatics required.
AUODA and others: 20s-40 year old female. Actor 4. Our only female of the ensemble. Damsel, yes. Distress, no. (of Asian descent if possible)
Rehearsals will begin August 28th, and the show will run October 15-16 & October 20-23
About the Show:
Hold onto your seats for the original amazing race! Now you can go around the world in 80 days even faster! Join fearless adventurer, Phileas Fogg, and his faithful manservant as they race to beat the clock! Phileas Fogg has agreed to an outrageous wager that puts his fortune and his life at risk. With his resourceful servant Passepartout, Fogg sets out to circle the globe in an unheard-of 80 days. But his every step is dogged by a detective who thinks he’s a robber on the run. Danger, romance, and comic surprises abound in this whirlwind of a show.
Come join us as we put a classic tale on stage. All ages welcome.