Friday, January 18, 2008


Makeshift Theatre Co.

Adapted by Jack Neary

Makeshift Theatre Co., now in its third season of Saturday morning family shows, announces auditions for it's up coming production of Cinderella. It just might be the world's most beloved fairytale, and Jack Neary's touching adaptation brings warmth and humor to this endearing classic. Cinderella has a good heart, but she'll need a hand if she wants to go to the ball. With the help of some unlikely friends, she just might make it, and get to meet Prince Charming!

We're looking for a strong ensemble cast (20's – 30's) who is willing to take risks and play with physical comedy. 3M, 5F
BLANCHE: dove/narrator; character actor
WHITEY: dove/narrator; character actor
MARIANNE (Cinderella): spunky, awkward, sweet
FATHER/ABE THE TAILOR: played older; character actor.
STEPMOTHER: older; haughty and power hungry
GWYNETH: stepsister; unwieldy
PALTROW: stepsister; precocious
PRINCE: dorky yet charming

Auditions will be February 18th and 19th
7 – 10 PM
Cambridge YMCA in Central Sq.

Email head shot and resume to Company Manager Vincent Morreale,, to schedule an audition time.
Auditions will consist of short improvs and cold readings from the script. Please state which day and time you prefer 7:00PM, 8:30PM and be prepared to stay the whole time. Some people may be called back the scond night.

Performance will be April: 5, 12, 19, 20, 26 & May 3

All shows are 10:30 AM.

Rehearsals will be 3 weeknights through March.

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