AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENTS

Auditions for Carmel Community Players's production of
SHIPWRECKED: AN ENTERTAINMENT

The Amazing Adventures of Louis de Rougemont (As Told by Himself)

By Donald Margulies

 

Director:  Lori Raffel

Producer:  Rich Phipps

 

Audition Dates:

Sunday, July 12 – 7 to 9 pm

Monday, July 13 – 7 to 9 pm

 

Audition Location:

CCP WAREHOUSE - 510 3rd Ave SW, Carmel, IN  46032 

 

Performance Dates:

September 18, 19, 20, 24, 25, 26, and 27, 2020

 

The show usually requires a cast of 2 men and 1 woman, but casting will be completely open, including for the ensemble of 4 actors who play various roles and provide live sound effects throughout the show.

Louis de Rougemont: Male, 18+
Main storyteller we follow from boyhood through old age.

Player 1: Female, 18+
Portrays or gives voice to Louis’ Mother, Capt. Jensen, Yamba (Aborigine princess), Fitzgerald (magazine editor), Society Lady, Albert’s Mother, Queen Victoria, Octopus Expert, Map Maker, Reporter, Librarian, and more. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Player 2: Male, 18+
Portrays or gives voice to Barkeep, Bruno (dog), Gunda (Yamba’s father, tribal chief), Bobo (Yamba’s brother), Australian Prospector, Society Lady, Albert (boy), Turtle Expert, Wombat, and more. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Show includes: Flying wombats, giant sea turtles, danger and love on and across the seven seas -- prepare to be whisked away on a nineteenth-century swashbuckling saga by Louis de Rougemont himself, as he tells us a tale that examines just how far we’re willing to blur the line between fact and fiction in order to leave our mark on the world. Lori Raffel will direct the production.

All those auditioning will be asked to read from the script. If you would like a PDF of the script, email Lori at linesbylori1@aol.com. Thank you!