Auditions for The Diary of Anne Frank
Directed by Roxane Ashe
AUDITIONS for The Diary of Anne Frank,written by Frances Goodrich and
Albert Hackett, newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman, directed by Roxane Ashe.
Auditions will be held on June 8 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Coastal
Repertory Theatre, 1167 Main Street, Half Moon Bay CA
Audition method: Cold reading from the script. Sides will be available
at auditions. Please bring headshot and resume.
Production Dates: September 13, 2013 through October 5, 2013. Fridays,
Saturdays 8 p.m., Sundays 2 p.m.
Rehearsals begin July 29, 2013.
Questions call Roxane Ashe at 650-303-9382.
Anne Frank- Age range- 14-16. Anne is an extraordinary, energetic,
enthusiastic, sensitive, loving and witty girl. She matures from
tempestuous to empathetic as the play progresses. I am looking for an
honest, emotionally authentic audition. Anne is an iconic figure and has
much to teach us all.
Edith Frank- Age range- 40- 50. Anne’s mother. She is an intense and
sensitive woman. She is not particularly warm, but loves her family.
Margot Frank- Age range- 16-19. Anne’s older sister. She is pretty,
smart, emotional, and close to Mrs. Frank.
Mr. Van Daan- Age range 40-50. He is intelligent, opinionated, pragmatic
and egotistical. He never hesitates to express his opinion.
Mrs. Van Daan- Age range- 40-50. She is egotistical, flirtatious,
teasing, an instigator.
Peter Van Daan- Age range- 15-17. He is gentle, quiet, sweet. He and Anne
develop a friendship that becomes a sweet romance.
Albert Dussel – Age range 40-60. He is a dentist- odd, pedantic, and
controlling. He left his Christen girlfriend behind.
Miep Gies- Age range 25-35. She is Dutch, delivering news, food and
happiness to the annex.
Mr. Kraler – Age range 40-60. He is Dutch and helps the Franks while they
are in hiding.
3 men- age 17-50. One Nazi and two Dutch collaborators.
The role of Otto Frank is cast