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Auditions are an Open Call and will consist of readings from the script, however we please ask that you contact the Producer to reserve your date.

➢ Wednesday August 5, 2015, 7:00pm-9:00pm.
➢ Thursday August 6, 2015, 7:00pm-9:00pm.

If you are unable to attend the scheduled dates, please contact the Producer and we will see if alternate arrangements can be made
*Callbacks Sunday August 9, 2015 2:00-4:00 (if necessary)

LOCATION:
Theatre Aurora
150 Henderson Drive
Aurora, Ontario

PREPARATION:
Please bring a resume and headshot and be prepared to read from the script. (Sides will be made available prior to the audition dates)
Copies of The Heart as it Lived are available at the Aurora Public Library.

REHEARSAL DATES:
Rehearsals will be Sunday (afternoon or evening- TBD), Monday evenings and Wednesday evenings. Additional dates will be added as we get closer to the production.
Rehearsals will begin in early September.

PRODUCTION DATES:
December 3 to December 12
Actors must be available for all performance and technical run through dates.

CONTACT:
To book an audition night, please send an email to Nick Butler at njbutler2012@hotmail.com

CHARACTERS:

  • Annie McBride– mid 70’s (15 years old in 1935 scenes)
  • Zak – about 22 years old, scrawny, ‘down and out’ streetwise hustler
  • Flo – about 20 years old in 1935 scenes. Annie’s sister
  • Zakarchuk – about 22 years old in 1935 scenes. Flo’s boyfriend
  • Mitchell – about 22 years old in 1935 scenes. RCMP officer

SYNOPSIS:
Annie is a cranky, puritanical spinster who has never questioned the status quo — until the night her solitude is invaded by a charming young hustler named Zak who breaks into her house. When Annie discovers that Zak is the grandson of her estranged sister, she is forced to confront the events surrounding the Regina Riot of 1935 and face the consequences of decisions she made more than sixty years ago.

Please note: All actors appearing on stage must be members of Theatre Aurora. If you are not a member and you are offered a role for this production, you must become a member at the time of your first rehearsal. Membership is $10 and is good until June 30, 2016.

** Non-Equity – Non-Paying**

Posted by: Theatre Aurora
For more information: http://www.theatreaurora.com

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