Auditions

"BILOXI BLUES" Auditions

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for "Biloxi Blues." ( Play dates are May 6, 7, 12, 13, 14 at 7:00 PM, with a matinee performance Saturday, May 14, at 2:00) 

Auditions will be live at the WRCT Auditorium on March 7 and 8 from 6:30-8:30pm.

Scripts are available at the WRCT office. Click on the Audition PDF to complete your audition

form ahead of time.

Email audition forms to both Tim and Linda at: cdwrct@solarus.net and llgarski@charter.net .

 

 NOTE: Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required before you can audition. Please be prepared to show your official COVID-19 vaccination card to the director or stage manager or email proof of COVID-19 vaccination with your emailed audition form.

  

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SYNOPSIS

Part of Neil Simon's Eugene trilogy, Biloxi Blues centers on the experiences of a young army recruit, Eugene Morris Jerome, during World War II. At basic training in Biloxi, Mississippi, Eugene is determined to use his army experiences to help his writing career, and keeps detailed memoirs about his experiences. Eugene and his fellow soldiers-in-training suffer under a hard-nosed drill sergeant, attempt to stomach the terrible army food served up in the mess hall, and bond over an adventure to visit the local prostitute. Along the way, Eugene is forced to learn about authority, danger, sex, assimilation, bigotry, homosexuality and love. In the process, he discovers that life can be both ugly and tender. 

Cast of Characters
Eugene Morris Jerome (Male)  late teens -20's*
Roy Selridge -  (Male)  late teens -20's*
Joseph Wykowski -  late teens -20's*
Don Carney -  late teens -20's*
Arnold Epstein -  late teens -20's*
Sgt. Merwin J. Toomey (Male) 30's-50's
James Hennesy  late teens -20's*
Rowena (Female) 30's - 50
Daisy Hannigan (Female) 20's

Please note that  these ages refer to APPEARANCE—as long as you LOOK like you could fit in these ages, it works for me!

 

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