Community Theater Auditions in Moline, Illinois for Tennessee Williams’ “A Streetcar Named Desire”

By | June 13, 2024

Playcrafters Barn Theatre announce auditions for its upcoming production of Tennessee Williams’ iconic drama, A Streetcar Named Desire,

Directed by Mike Schulz.

The theater is located in Moline, IL.

Audition Schedule:

  • Saturday, July 13: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 14: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Audition Details:

  • Location: Playcrafters Barn Theatre, 4950 35th Avenue, Moline, IL
  • Preparation: Be ready to read selections from the script. No prepared monologues are necessary, but familiarity with the play is encouraged.
  • Roles: Various adult roles are available, requiring a diverse range of acting skills to portray the complex characters of Williams’ celebrated work.

About the Play: “A Streetcar Named Desire” is one of Tennessee Williams’ most powerful plays, exploring themes of desire, mental instability, and the brutal realities of human relationships. Set in the vibrant and volatile atmosphere of New Orleans, the story follows the delicate and tormented Blanche DuBois, her sister Stella, and Stella’s husband Stanley, whose primal nature challenges Blanche’s fragile sanity. This production offers a profound opportunity for actors to delve into rich, emotionally charged roles.

Under the direction of Mike Schulz, the production aims to capture the intense psychological landscape and raw emotion of Williams’ writing. Mike Schulz brings a deep understanding of the play’s themes and characters, promising a production that will be both faithful to the original and resonant with contemporary audiences.

We are seeking talented adult performers to bring this classic piece of American theater to life on our stage.

Additional Information:

  • Performance Dates: September 13 – 21, 2024. Rehearsals will be scheduled after casting and will involve a commitment to prepare for this intense and rewarding production.
  • Contact: For questions or more information, please contact the theatre at (309) 762-0330.

This is a remarkable chance to be a part of one of the most esteemed plays in American theatre.

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