Tree City Playhouse "It's A Wonderful Life, A Live Radio Play"

Category: Auditions Tryouts & Entries

Event Date:

Tuesday, October 10, 2017


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Church3Twenty One
5845 Centennial Rd
Sylvania, OH 43560

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Keith Ramsdell


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Audition Notice:
Tree City Playhouse is casting “It’s A Wonderful Life, A Live Radio Play” by Joe Landry. This production will be directed by Dave Nelms with show dates of December 8th, 9th, and 10th. Rehearsals will begin the third week of October and be held one or two days a week until November 6th when we will be adding one or two rehearsal days a week thereafter.

Auditions will be October 10th and 11th from 6pm to 8pm at Church 3TwentyOne, 5845 Centennial Road Sylvania Ohio, at the corner of Centennial and Erie behind the Rite Aid.
It is Christmas Eve 1946: The radio station WBFR is presenting the radio play of “It’s a Wonderful Life” live in front of a studio audience.

Casting 8 Actors:
Three Female 20’s and up.
Four Male 20’s and up.
One Male 20’s and up to play the part of the soundman preforming all the sound effects live on stage. (This role will have a few lines as well.)
Actors will be asked to read sides from the script.

The seven actors will be playing the parts of the radio station actors and voicing all 40 + characters from the movie while the station’s soundman operates all the sound effects devices, making the story come alive in front of the audience’s very eyes.
The characters being cast are:
Freddie Filmore: Station Announcer, and voicing Pete Bailey, and 6 other characters.
Jake Laurents: Voicing George Bailey and Young George.
Sally Applewhite: Voicing Mary Hatch and Young Mary.
Lana Sherwood: Voicing Violet Brick, Young Violet, and 3 other characters.
Herry “Jazzbo” Heywood: Voicing Harry Bailey and Young Harry, Clarence Oddbody, and 7 other characters.
Hope Lester: Voicing Rose Bailey, Ruth Bailey, Mrs. Hatch, and 2 other characters.
Willy Gordon: Voicing Mr. Potter, Billy Bailey, Old Man Gower, and 7 other characters.
Ray Parker: Soundman, Stage manager.

For more info please contact Keith Ramsdell Producer [email protected]

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