Audition Notice: d2 presents ‘The Gravitational Pull of Bernice Trimble’

Auditions: Jan 16 | Performances: April 18 - 29


d² productions presents The Gravitational Pull of Bernice Trimble, by Canadian and award-winning playwright Beth Graham, directed by Dale Hayes.

SYNOPSIS
The Gravitational Pull of Bernice Trimble is about the tricky nature of family dynamics and the effects Alzheimer’s has on a family. Honest, revealing and darkly funny, it is a heartbreaking portrait of a family in crisis. Runs 90 minutes with no intermission

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN
Bernice Trimble (can play 55+). The matriarch of the Trimble family. She is recently widowed. She calls a family meeting to break the news that she has early onset of Alzheimer’s to her three adult children. She’s still as lively and vivacious as ever, always up for a good laugh, and, most of all, ready to finally put herself first.

AUDITIONS
Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 from 6 PM – 9 PM at MainLine Theatre. NO WALK INS will be accepted.

Audition sides will be made available to you and you are expected to be off script for the audition. You may also be asked to do a cold read. It is recommended that applicants read the script or be very familiar with the story prior to auditioning. We highly encourage applicants to learn about d² productions’ history and mandate at www.d2productionsmtl.com

Please forward your headshot and resume to d2auditions@gmail.com. Open to non-union and union actors. All ethnicities are encouraged to apply.

PERFORMANCES
Performances will be held on April 18-22 and April 26-29 on the main stage at MainLine Theatre. Tech: April 16-17
Remuneration: honorarium

REHEARSALS
Rehearsals will begin January 22 and will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays 1-4pm or 5-9pm (TBD) in February with Sundays being added in March and April. d² productions requires that auditioner’s come prepared to commit to the rehearsal and performance/tech schedule.

Read the originally published casting call at http://www.d2productionsmtl.com