AUDITIONS

Sunday, September 25, 7 p.m.

Monday, September 26, 7 p.m.

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Da

Audition Dates:

Sunday, September 25, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Monday, September 26, 2022 at 7 p.m.

Richey Suncoast Theater

6237 Grand Blvd – New Port Richey

Performances: January 20 & 21, 8pm January 22nd, 2pm 2023 - 

Tech Week:

January 15th - 19th, 2023

Must be available for all tech week rehearsals and all performances.

Da, the 1978 Tony Award Winner for Best Play, is the story of Charlie, a writer who's been

living in London for many years, who returns to his boyhood home in Dalkey, a suburb of

Dublin, Ireland, after the death of his adoptive father.

He finds that the house is filled with ghosts, of his parents and of his younger self. Charlie

talks and interacts with all the ghosts, relives important moments from his youth, and comes

to grips with his complicated feelings for his adoptive parents. Through Charlie's

conversations and interactions with the ghosts in his home, we see both why he loved his

parents and why he was so eager to leave them far behind.

Da is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals, New York (Please verify)

 

PLEASE LIST ALL POTENTIAL DATE SCHEDULE CONFLICTS. Casting decisions and

rehearsal schedules are based in part on this information.

Rehearsals:

There will be up to 20 rehearsals for this production, plus tech week and performances. The

exact rehearsal schedule is to be determined, but rehearsals are usually 2-3 weekday

nights per week, from approximately 7 pm until 9:30 pm. There is the possibility of some

Sunday evening rehearsals and some weekend daytime rehearsals.

The rehearsal schedule intensifies as opening night draws closer. Tech week rehearsals

run later into the evening.

No experience is necessary. All roles are open. All ethnicities are encouraged to audition.

This is a non-paid opportunity.

Headshots and resumes are encouraged but not required. You may send in advance to

Available Roles:

Charlie Now – Charlie Tynan, a middle-aged writer (late 30’s-40’s)

 

Oliver – Charlie's childhood friend (late 30’s-early 40’s), Also appears as younger Oliver

Da – Nick Tynan, Charlie's recently deceased adoptive father (Late 50’s)

Mother – Maggie Tynan, Charlie's long-deceased adoptive mother (Late 50’s)

Young Charlie – Charlie as a boy and as a young man (Late Teen’s-Early 20’s)

Drumm – Charlie's employer and mentor (Mid 50’s)

Mary Tate, The Yellow Peril – a young lady with a low reputation (Mid 20’s)

Mrs. Prynne – Da's old employer (Early 50’s)

Auditions will consist of readings from the script

Note: All roles will use an Irish accent, will work with actors as needed, so don’t let it

dissuade you from auditioning.

Questions may be directed to pahl_thomas@verizon.net