Author: Hannie Rayson
Director: Sharon Maine
Characters Summary: 2M (42,45) 5F (41,40,37,16,40)
Playing ages a guide only
Suzannah Brompton 41yo editor of Metro Magazine, mother of Tessa, divorced from Hugh
Maggie Campbell 40yo sub editor, single mother of two children Zac 10 and Milly 15 (these children never seen)
Janet Brock (Brock) 37yo features writer, seven months pregnant, married to Robert Morton
Tessa Brompton-Storey – 16yo daughter of Hugh and Suzannah, still at school.
Dr Hugh Storey 42yo ex-husband of Suzannah married to Wendy, Community Health doctor
Michael Beresinski 45yo barrister, Suzannah’s lover
Miriam Roth, early 40s, gynaecologist and head of medical research team trialling Zed400
Audition Venue: The Gem Community Theatre, Kilvington Drive, Emerald
Theatre: The Gem Community Theatre, Kilvington Drive, Emerald.
Company Website: http://www.gemcoplayers.org
Synopsis: A play with a bright comic surface and mysterious depths. It is about women in medicine, in the media and in the office - power and authority in female hands. It is also about public morality and a struggle between women to see who should be its guardian. These women are best friends in a professional world. They are witty and erudite, passionate in pursuit of success and relentless in their pursuit of passion. They juggle careers, children and lovers. They are forty and their friendship is about to be tested.
Other Information: There will be a play reading open to all interested on Thursday 16th November at 7.30pm.
Bookings for auditions are essential and must be made through email@example.com