Coastal Repertory Theatre Proudly Announces Auditions for
Awake and Sing
By Clifford Odets
Director: Richard Newton
Audition Dates – Auditions August 17th 6 to 10 PM at Coastal Repertory Theatre
Nine characters: two women, seven men: and a dog possibly.
Bessie Berger, matriarch late 40’s
Bessie’s husband Myron, a yes man and follower, late 40’s
Bessie and Myron’s son Ralph, a boy with a clean spirit 22
Bessie and Myron’s daughter Hennie, self reliant, 26
Uncle Morty Bessie’s brother. 50’s wealthy – shades of Mr Trump
Jakob, father of Bessie & Morty – already cast
Moe Axelrod, late 30’s WW1 vet – lost leg
Sam Feinschreiber, 20’s lonely in a foreign land, marries Hennie;
Schlosser, janitor 30/40’s
The role of Jacob is cast.
Please bring a two minute monologue and be prepared to cold from sides from the script. Also have your conflicts at this time.
Performances: running September 30 through October 30 Friday and Saturday Nights and Sunday Matinee at Coastal Repertory Theatre in Half Moon Bay California. No performances on Sat 15 and Sun 16 October.
In general rehearsals will run Sunday through Thursday 7 to 10 PM.
If you have any questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. I look forward to meeting you all.