Character Breakdown & Sides
Casting Director is on screen the whole show, with Roger showing up in-between auditions.
The other 11 characters are auditioners who each have a short audition, about one to two pages, and then a potential outro scene if they are cast by audience votes.
CASTING DIRECTOR - Female (30s - 50s) Under a lot of pressure, exasperated
ROGER - Male (20s - 30s) Assistant, over enthusiastic, go-getter
GINA MARIE - Female (30s) Stereotypical Staten Island mother of 13 year-old arsonist
KELLIN - Open Gender (Open age) Over the top Shakespearean actor
TANDY - Open Gender (20s - 30s) Intense, very energetic, must speak quickly intelligible and unintelligibly
JEFF - Male (20s - 30s) Cocky, bro, TV Fanatic
CARMEN - Female (Late teens - early 20s) Social media influencer
GREG - Male (20s) Earnest but can’t stay in frame for his life
WENDY - Open Gender (Open age) Commercial actor
PHYLLIS - Open Gender (Open age) Amazing actor, thinks they are garbage
RORY - Open Gender (Open age) Serious actor, oddly dressed, but doesn’t think so
TOM - Male (50s - 60s) Roger’s dad, bad with technology, does community theater
UMA - Female (Open age) Amazing actress, off-book but gets words wrong, exhausted
Please run through the scenes where your (up to two) character(s) are featured. You do not have to memorize your lines for the audition.