|HOT L BALTIMORE|
When: Tues. & Thurs. Oct. 20 & 22, 2015
Time: 6:30 - 9:00 PM
Call-backs (if needed):TBA
Westfield Community Players, 1000 North Avenue West
Westfield, NJ 07090
Director: Beatriz Esteban-Messina
Producer: Lucille Bills
WHAT TO PREPARE:
Sides with be distributed
MRS. Belotti - (female) [stage age: 50's] Mrs. Bellotti is the mother of a former tenant. Described as a whiner and complainer, she tells the audience that her husband just had a leg amputated because of diabetes. When Katz makes it clear that her son will not be allowed to return, she goes upstairs and begins to pack his belongings.
the GIRL - (female) [stage age: 18+] A young prostitute, the Girl is caring and concerned about the other residents. She goes to great effort to help Morse. It is she who tells Jackie that she has bought worthless land.
APRIL GREEN - (female) [stage age: 30+] April is one of the prostitutes in the play. She is described as large, pragmatic, quick to laugh, pretty and foul-mouthed. She is protective of Suzy.
JACKIE - (female) [stage age: 20+] Jackie is a hustler traveling with her brother, Jamie. She needs money and tries to get Katz to co-sign a loan so they can go Utah to grow health foods on a worthless piece of land she has bought. She steals jewelry from Morse’s room, but is caught and ordered to leave. She tells Jamie that she is going to buy gas, but never returns to pick him up.
JAMIE - (male) [stage age: 20+] Jamie is Jackie’s brother. He is described as being a bit slow. In the last act, Jamie is abandoned by his sister, who simply drives off and leaves him to manage on his own.
Mr. Katz - (male) [stage age: 35+] Mr. Katz is the hotel manager. A balding, tired man, he resists Jackie’s pleas for money. He gives the residents one month’s notice because the hotel is to be torn down.
Bill Lewis - (male) [stage age: 30+] Bill is the night clerk at the hotel. He has a difficult time communicating and covers by talking too loudly. Bill is interested in the Girl and is more tolerant with her than the other hotel employees.
Millie - (female) [stage age: 50+] Millie is a retired waitress. Considered eccentric, she believes in ghosts and lives in a world more imagined than real.
Paul Granger - (male) [stage age: 20+] Paul is a college student who was arrested for selling drugs. He has recently been released from a work farm. He comes to the hotel to look for his grandfather.
Mrs. Oxenham - (female) [stage age: 45-ish] Day desk clerk. Quick speaking with no commerce.
Suzy - (female) [stage age: 30-ish] Prostitute. Hopelessly romantic but hard as nails
Mr. Morse - (male) [stage age: 70-ish] Craggy with high cracking voice, has much energy & outrage in spite of moving slowly
3 minor roles:
Jan. 9, 16, 22, 23, 2016 @ 8PM
Jan. 17, 2016 @ 2PM - Matinee
AUDITION FORM for HOT L BALTIMORE
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