Auditions for NTAC’s Plays:
The Night Watch
Synopsis: Elaine, a beautiful heiress, is battling insomnia which causes her to think she sees a murder… or didn’t she? Her husband and live-in nurse attempt to soothe and humor her while a cast of characters float in and out adding to the confusion in Elaine’s mind… all culminating in a shocking twist.
ELAINE: FEMALE, ATTRACTIVE PROTAGONIST WHO COMMANDS THE STAGE. CAPABLE OF ELICITING MANY MOODS AND EMOTIONS.
JOHN: MALE, ATTRACTIVE, ELAINE’S HUSBAND. THE EVER-ATTENTIVE TYPE… WHO ALSO HAS A COMBUSTIBLE TEMPER. HE HAS HIS SECRETS.
BLANCHE: FEMALE, PRIVATE NURSE WHO DOTES ON ELAINE BUT ALSO HAS HER SECRETS. ATTRACTIVE.
APPLEBY: MALE, COLORFUL & DRAMATIC, REFINED TASTE, NEIGHBOR, MYSTERIOUS. NOSY
HELGA: FEMALE, MATRONLY GERMAN HOUSEKEEPER (GERMAN ACCENT A MUST-BUT WE CAN WORK ON IT.) MYSTERIOUS NOSY AND FIESTY.
LAKE: FEMALE, PSYCHIATRIST, PROFESSIONAL DEMEANOR.
WALKER: MALE, POLICE HOMICIDE DETECTIVE
VANELLI: MALE, BROOKLYN TYPE STREET COP. (BROOKLYN ACCENT NOT NECESSARY.)
HOKE: MALE, DELI OWNER NEXT DOOR, IRKSOME/TESTY. ALSO THE BROOKLYN TYPE.
Auditions will be at 7pm on September 27th and 28th . Actors will be cold reading from a script. Those interested in auditioning, please email NTACauditions@gmail.com or fill out the below form to request a time slot.
Please include an electronic version of your headshot/resume with your request.
We will respond to you with your assigned audition time and the audition sides for each play.
We will be following all Covid-19 precautions at auditions as directed by the city of Newport Beach, the state, and the CDC.