Classic Theater Guild announces……..

Auditions for BOEING, BOEING written by Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverly Cross and Francis Evans.

Directed by Glenn Read (contact glenn.read@me.com with inquiries)

Audition Dates and Location: July 21, July 22, at 7pm and July 25 at 4pm at Congregation Beth Israel, 2195 Eastern Parkway, Schenectady. (No pre-registration required).

We will be utilizing sides from the script and asking participants to perform a 1 to 2-minute comedic monologue of their own choosing.

Show Dates and Location: 7 performances between October 21st-31st, 2021 at Congregation Beth Israel, 2195 Eastern Parkway, Schenectady.

Rehearsals to begin mid-August.

See below for our COVID-19 guidelines.

SYNOPSIS:

Revived on Broadway in 2008 in a Tony-winning production, Boeing Boeing is an adaptation of a 1960’s French farce that tells the exploits of Bernard, a self-styled Parisian lothario who has French, German and American fiancées, each beautiful airline hostesses with frequent “layovers.” He keeps “one up, one down and one pending” until unexpected schedule changes bring all three to his apartment on the same day that Bernard’s bewildered friend Robert visits.

Roles for 2 males and 4 females:

Bernard – an American architect and lothario who resides in Paris. Age 25-45.

Berthe – Bernard’s French housekeeper. Age 45+.

Robert – Bernard’s old school chum (from Wisconsin). Age 25-45.

Gabriella – the Italian fiancée and air hostess. Age 20-40.

Gloria – the American fiancée and air hostess Age 20-35.

Gretchen – the German fiancée and air hostess Age 20-40.

An Air Hostess Swing may also potentially be cast (age 20-40) and prepared to step into one of the air hostess roles in case of an adverse event.

COVID-19 Information:

CTG will be following all up-to-date CDC/NYS Health guidelines regarding COVID-19, including recommendations for vaccination. We intend to produce this and future shows without masks or social distancing among our cast. In order to do this, we require that all cast members be fully vaccinated for the COVID-19 virus by the time of the first rehearsal in mid-August and provide proof at the door of this status. Any auditioners who are not yet fully vaccinated must remain masked throughout the audition.

Classic Theater Guild does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.

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