San Diego Theater Auditions for Stage Play “Crimes of the Heart”


Crimes of the Heart

Location: San Diego, CA

Type: Theater

By Beth Henley

Directed by O.P. Hadlock
Produced by Rob Conway

Five years after Hurricane Camille, three sisters, Lenny, Meg, and Babe, have gathered in their small Mississippi hometown of Hazelhurst awaiting news of their dying grandfather. Babe is out on bail having shot her husband (“I just couldn’t stand his looks anymore!”). Their troubles, which are grave yet somehow hilarious, are highlighted by their cousin Chick, Doc Porter and Babe’s young lawyer who is trying to keep her out of jail while waging a personal vendetta against her husband.
Audition Information:
There is no stipend. Please bring a headshot and resume to audition, and also know any conflicts you may have through September 23. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. The sides that will be used are available from the director by emailing a request to

Audition Dates:
Sunday, July 8 & Monday, July 9 beginning at 7:00 pm
No appointment necessary.

Audition Location:
Lamplighters Community Theatre
5915 Severin Drive in La Mesa

Performance Dates:
August 24 – September 23, 2018
Fridays & Saturdays 8pm, Sundays at 2pm.


Auditioning for the following roles: (all other roles have been cast)

DOC PORTER, 30-45 M, Meg’s old boyfriend, was studying to become a doctor until an injury prevented it. Married but still holds a flame for Meg.

MEG MAGRATH, 30-40 F, the youngest of the three sisters, left to pursue a singing career in Los Angeles but has not succeeded.

BARNETTE LLOYD, 26-32 M, Babe’s lawyer, looks even younger than he is, enthusiastic, and just a little in love with Babe.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: San Diego, CA
Please submit to: by 2018-07-09

This casting notice was posted by: Lamplighters Community Theatre

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