Peridot Theatre Inc.

Waiting for God (Expired)

Author: Michael Aitkens

Director: Bob Bramble

Enquiries: 0418 586 273

Characters Summary: 4M (30 – 70) 4F (30 – 70)

Characters:
Diana Trent ; An elderly but very feisty woman
Tom Ballard; An elderly man. Whimsical. Lovely
Jane Edwards; (30s) Sad, flustered, lovesick.
Harvey Baines; (30s) Vain and incompetent shyster.
Sarah Chase; (30s) Diana’s niece. Successful, Charming. Doubles as Doctor.
Geoffrey Ballard; (40s) Tom’s son. A dull clod and multiple cuckold. Doubles as Doctor Gyno.
Dennis Sparrow; (elderly) A dithering vicar. Doubles as a resident.
Doctor Jenny Henry/ Undertaker/ Resident.

Precast Characters: Nil

Audition Venue: Unicorn Theatre, Mount Waverley Secondary College, Lechte
Road, Mount Waverley 3149 (61 F11)

Theatre: Unicorn Theatre, Mount Waverley Secondary College, Lechte
Road, Mount Waverley 3149 (61 F11)

Synopsis: This is a stage version of the Television series of the same name, exploring the challenges that come with growing old disgracefully in the era of the silver surfer. At Bayview Retirement Village, battle-axe extraordinaire Diana Trent conspires with new resident Tom Ballard to give the conniving manager his comeuppance through a hilarious conspiracy with unexpectedly heart-warming results.

Other Information: Closed audition by appointment with the director. Auditionees will be sent a copy of the script and audition pieces. They will be expected to be very familiar with the script and required pieces.

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Starts
Sunday 13 October, 2019
Ends
Monday 14 October, 2019
Venue
Unicorn Theatre
Venue Address
Mount Waverley Secondary College, Lechte Road, Mount Waverley 3149 (61 F11)
Location

Melbourne, ,

Website
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