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The Play of "Hilda's Yard" In Need of Talent

Cobourg, ON, CanadaID: 196198Exp: 10/17/2022

Looking for female & male performers for "Hilda's Yard" play. Please, see the details below. About the project: SYNOPSIS: Hilda and hubby, Sam, are recently empty-nesters, keen to enjoy life after raising two children. Their hopes are symbolized by a brand-new television set Sam purchases, visions of cozy evenings on the couch dancing in his head, blissfully unaware of the chaos that is about to ensue. Additional information: Show Dates: Jan 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29, Feb 3, 4, 5. Venue: Best Western, Cobourg. Rehearsals: Wednesdays 6:30-9:00pm, Sundays 9:00am-12:00pm (tentative). Auditions will be on a first come, first served basis. There is no need to book a time. All actors will be notified by 9:00pm on Tuesday, October 18, either by email or phone. Pleaae, see the scripts attached and prepare one piece.

6 roles

Hilda FluckBoth genders53-57 y.o.All ethnicities

Female Identifying Lead. Appears to be naïve and vulnerable but has a great maternal strength about her and really is the glue that holds the family together.

Sam FluckBoth genders53-57 y.o.All ethnicities

Male Identifying Lead. Hilda’s husband. The family breadwinner, works at a paper products manufacturing plant. Feels unappreciated by employer. Excited to finally become an empty-nester.

Gary FluckBoth genders30-34 y.o.All ethnicities

Male Identifying, Male Lead. Son, WW2 vetern who lived with parents until recently. Affected by war, making poor choices, relies on parents, lost!

Janey FluckBoth genders30-34 y.o.All ethnicities

Female Identifying, Female Lead. Daughter, married, comes across as spoiled “Daddy’s girl”, but her true self is much deeper.

Bobbi JakesBoth genders30-34 y.o.All ethnicities

Female Identifying, Supporting Role. Gary’s love interest, musician, hip and free-spirited…think 1960s hippy.

Beverly WoytowichBoth genders38-42 y.o.All ethnicities

Male Identifying, Supporting Role. A nefarious gangster-type. Gary owes an outstanding gambling debt and Bev shows up there to collect it! Very intelligent and well spoken for a thug.