|SECOND STREET DREAMS AUDIO NETWORK
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|AUDITION INFORMATION FOR
We are holding auditions by appointment only in Austin, Texas between now and August 12,
We are looking to cast:
2 African-American Women - 3 White Women
One in her 30’s Two in their early 20's
One in her 50’s One in her 40’s
SYNOPSIS OF NEW TIMES
It’s set in the fall of 1967. While her husband is in Vietnam, Diane Marshall is hired as Resident Hall Manager.
She is the first Black person to have a management position at the ultra-elite Clara Neal College for Women. She
is greeted with joy by Sage, a longtime black maid at the school, with prejudice by Molly, a senior, curiosity by
Raine, Molly’s roommate and with misunderstanding by the woman who hired her: Hortense Amsten.
DIANE and SAGE PGS 10-13
(last line: He ain’t related to that judge is he?)
MOLLY and DIANE PGS 4-7
(last line: Can I go now?)
MOLLY and RAINE PGS 18-20
(last line: You Did what)
DIANE and HORTENSE PGS 42-45
(last line: time to retire)
ONCE THE SHOW IS CAST WE WILL TAPE IT. THIS WILL BE IN AUGUST.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION.
|WE ARE CASTING FOR THE PLAY