By Nick Enright
Audition Date: Tuesday October 14th
Location: Pavilion Theatre – Castle Hill
Time: doors open at 7.30 for an 8.00pm start
Production dates: Jan 30 to Feb 21 2014
Highly successful couple, Felicity and Tom, live for their spectacular and demanding careers; his as a powerhouse tennis coach and hers as a feted Sydney restaurateur. Unfortunately their achievements are casting a pall over a once fruitful marriage.
Left to her own devices when work commitments send Tom to Los Angeles on their wedding anniversary, Felicity finds herself contemplating the life they have built together. As the clocks turn back for daylight saving, she receives a surprise phone call from Josh, her first ever love. Is infidelity on the cards? Will Felicity be tempted to ease her loneliness by Josh’s persistent charms? Complicating matters is a neurotic tennis player with psychic problems, the arrival of Felicity’s
prying mother and one highly stressed neighbour. Full of clever dialogue, astute observations and witty one-liners, Daylight Saving is one of Nick Enright’s most beloved works, winning the 1990 Australian Writers’
Guild and Best Stage Play Awards.
TOM – playing age Forties
FELICITY (FLICK), Toms Wife Mid 30’s to Mid 40’s
BUNTY, Flick’s Mother
JOSHUA MAKEPEACE – Similar age to Felicity
JASON STRUTT, Early twenties
Please bring a contemporary Australian monologue no longer than 3 minutes. If you don’t have a monologue we will ask you to read from the script.
We will also work from the script.
For more info contact Bernard Teuben on 0419 265 385 or at Bernard@teuben.com.au
Note: Castle Hill Players hold 7 auditions each year on a Tuesday night at the theatre. They are advertised two weeks prior on this website.
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