Rockville Little Theatre

 

 

Our Next Show

The Great Gatsby

Adapted by Simon Levy
from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Directed by Deryl Davis

Performance Dates

October 2015: 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11

Auditions

Monday and Tuesday, July 27 and 28
with callbacks if needed on Thursday, July 30
from 7-10pm all days.

Auditions will be held at the Glenview Mansion (Dining Room) in the Rockville Civic Center Park, 603 Edmonston Drive Rockville, MD 20850 (same grounds as the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theater).

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. No appointments. All roles are unpaid.

All our shows use Open Casting, with no roles pre-selected. RLT is committed to diversity, open to non-traditional casting, and will consider actors of all ethnicities.

Audition form available here. Download it, fill it out, print it out, and bring it to auditions.

For more information about auditions, contact the producer, Nancy Blum, at nblum08@gmail.com.

Synopsis

This is a Fable - of America, of the Jazz Age, of enchantment and illusions, of a world where love and dreams are pursued and betrayed.
Setting: Summer, 1922, Long Island, New York.

Cast of Characters

Jay Gatsby - a Romantic Idealist, with a disarming smile, age 20s-30s

Daisy Buchanan - Southern, with a voice that sounds like money, age 20s-30s

Nick Carraway - Midwestern, with a kind face and gentle manner, age 20s-30s

Tom Buchanan - Daisy's Husband, with a powerful cruel body, age 20s-40s

Jordan Baker - Daisy's Friend, with an athletic almost masculine body, age 20s-30s

Myrtle Wilson - Tom's Girlfriend, New York, fleshy and sensual, age 20s-40s

George Wilson - Myrtle's Husband, New York, spiritless and anemic, age 30s-50s

Meyer Wolshiem/Mr. McKee/Cop - age 40s-50s

Mrs. McKee/Mrs. Michaelis - age 40s-60s

Party Guests/Dancers - age 20s-60s

Production Staff

Director   Deryl Davis
Producer   Nancy Blum
Assistant Director   Jen Katz
Set Designer   David Levin
Master Carpenter   William Kolodrubetz
Costume Designer   Laura Andruski
Set Dresser   Nancy Eynon Lark
Lighting Designer   Steve Deming
Sound Designer   Nick Sampson

The Great Gatsby Auditions

Monday, July 27 7 PM
Tuesday, July 28 7 PM

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The Great Gatsby

Opens Friday, October 2

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F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Festival

Saturday, October 10, 2015
9:00 am to 6:30 pm

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