Equinox Theatre Company Announces Auditions for:
The Great American Trailer Park Musical
Music & Lyrics by David Nehls, Book by Betsy Kelso
Directed by Deb Flomberg-Rollins
Music Direction by Adam White
Equinox Theatre Company is excited to announce open auditions for the third show of its 11th season – The Great American Trailer Park Musical. Auditions will be held May 25 from 11 AM to 1 PM at The Bug Theater, 3654 Navajo Street in Denver. Callbacks will be held May 26 from 11 AM to 2 PM also at the Bug Theatre.
Performances will be August 9 through 31 on Friday and Saturday evenings at 7:30 PM. There will also be one industry night TBD. Rehearsals will begin right away and will be held at The Bug Theatre with some rehearsals off-site at a church near Evans and University in Denver.
This is a non-equity production; a small stipend is paid at the end of the run.
Please note – you must be over 18 to audition for this production.
16 to 32 bars of a song in similar style to the show. No CDs or A Capella auditions, an accompanist will be provided. Please bring your headshot and resume along with all your conflicts through August 31, 2019.
About the show: There’s a new tenant at Armadillo Acres—and she’s wreaking havoc all over Florida’s most exclusive trailer park. When Pippi, the stripper on the run, comes between the Dr. Phil–loving, agoraphobic Jeannie and her tollbooth collector husband—the storms begin to brew.
Seeking diverse actors of all types for the following roles:
JEANNIE GARSTECKI, F – 30’s-50’s, an agoraphobic wife whose husband is drifting away. Mezzo, high belt.
NORBERT GARSTECKI, M – 30’s-50’s: Jeannie’s husband, former high school football star. High baritone.
PIPPI, F – 20’s-30’s: Beautiful professional stripper. Mezzo, high belt.
DUKE, M – 20’s-30’s: Pippi’s possessive ex-boyfriend, leaves a trailer of disaster wherever he goes. Rock tenor.
BETTY, F – 30’s-50’s: Runs the leasing office and knows everything about everybody in the trailer park. Alto, belt.
LINOLEUM “LIN”, F – 30’s: So-named because her mother gave birth to her on the kitchen floor, Linoleum has a husband on death row at the Florida State Prison. Mezzo, high belt.
DONNA “PICKLES”, late teens: Hysterically pregnant, blissfully ignorant, young wife who is desperate to have a family of her own. Mezzo.