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WHAT: TARTUFFE by Moliere, translated by Richard Wilbur
A wealthy man’s house turns topsy-turvy when he falls under the spell of a con man in this classic comedy. Meet the whole wacky family in this famous farcical verse play by one of France’s all-time greatest writers.
WHO: Directed by Joanne Zipay
WHEN: Monday, Oct. 17, 6-8 pm*
No appointment necessary.
Callbacks: Tuesday, Oct. 18, 6-9 pm
*If you can’t make the audition time, you may submit a video to:
firstname.lastname@example.org by 8 pm, Monday, Oct. 17
WHERE: Collin College, Plano Campus – Black Box Theatre (room C-102)
2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy, Plano, TX 75074
PERFORMANCE DATES: Dec. 7, 8, 9 at 7:30 pm; Dec. 10 at 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm; Dec. 11 at 2:30 pm
REHEARSALS BEGIN: Oct.19 - Rehearsals will be held 6-10 pm Monday–Friday
No rehearsals Nov. 23-25
Saturday, Dec. 3 and Sunday, Dec. 4, are 10 am-10 pm technical rehearsals
PLEASE NOTE: This is a non-paying show. Roles are open to current students, alums, and community members.
ROLES: All roles are open. We seek diversity in casting, including all ethnicities, ages, and genders.
TARTUFFE: male, any age, a “righteous” hypocrite and con man
ORGON: male, middle-aged, head of the household, has been duped by Tartuffe
ELMIRE: female, young, Orgon’s new wife, Tartuffe comes on to her but she outsmarts him
CLÉANTE: male, any age, Elmire’s brother, gives excellent advice
MADAME PERNELLE: female, elderly, Orgon’s mother, very opinionated
DAMIS: male, young, Orgon’s son by a previous marriage
MARIANE: female, young, Orgon’s daughter by a previous marriage, loves Valère
VALÈRE: male, young, honest, loves Mariane
DORINE: female, any age, Mariane’s lady’s-maid, super-clever and speaks her mind
MONSIEUR LOYAL: male, any age, a bailiff, bringer of bad news
A POLICE OFFICER: male, any age, doing his job
FLIPOTE: female, any age, Madame Pernelle’s much put-upon maid, non-speaking role
LAURENT: male, any age, Tartuffe’s valet, a yes-man, non-speaking role