Upcoming Auditions

The Great Gatsby

written by: F. Scott Fitzgerald | adapted for the stage by: Simon Levy

Auditions are on May 21st at 6:00P and the 22nd at 7:00P, with call backs on May 23rd at 7:00P.

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script, as selected by the director; prepared monologues are not necessary.

Jay Gatsby, a self-made millionaire, passionately pursues the elusive Daisy Buchanan. Nick Carraway, a young newcomer to Long Island, is drawn into their world of obsession, greed and danger. The breathtaking glamour and decadent excess of the Jazz Age come to the stage in F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel, and in Simon Levy's adaptation, approved by the Fitzgerald Estate.

Characters:

Jay Gatsby- A romantic idealist, with a disarming smile. Male, 20s-30s.

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

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

Tom Buchanan- Daisy's husband, with a powerful cruel body. Male, late-20s-early 40s.

Jordan Baker- Daisy's friend, with an athletic figure. Female, 20s-30s.

Myrtle Wilson- Tom's girlfriend, fleshy and sensual. 20s-early 40s.

George Wilson- Myrtle's husband, spiritless and anemic. 20s-early 40s.

Meyer Wolfsheim- Gangster. 30s and up.

Mr. McKee- 20s-40s.

Policeman- 20s and up

Dancer- 20s and up

Mrs. McKee- 20s and up

Mrs. Michaelis- 20s and up

Dancer- 20s and up