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Open Auditions


November 7, 2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Roger T. Sermon Community Center
201 N Dodgion St
Independence, MO 64050 United States
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The Glass Menagerie

Written by: Tennessee Williams

Directed by: Cece McFarland

Auditions will be held from 6:30pm – 9:00pm on November 6 and 7, 2017.

Callbacks, if needed, will be on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 6:30pm – 9:00pm.
Auditions and callbacks will be held at the Sermon Center, 201 N. Dodgion Street, Independence, MO 64050.

Actors are requested to bring a picture (a headshot or a casual picture) and a resume. A CTI audition form will also need to be filled out. Bring all conflicts from November 9, 2017 to January 21, 2018.

AMANDA WINGFIELD: a faded Southern Belle. 50’s. “A little woman of great but confused vitality.”
TOM WINGFIELD: a poet/Merchant Marine. Early to mid 30’s.
LAURA WINGFIELD: mid 20’s. Delicate but not weak, shy.
JIM O’CONNOR: mid 20’s. Full of charm and confidence.

Performance dates:

January 11, 12, 13, 19, and 20, 2018 at 7:30pm
January 21, 2018 at 2:00pm


Amanda Wingfield, a faded Southern belle of middle age, shares a dingy apartment with her son Tom and his slightly older sister, Laura. Amanda worries, especially about the future of her daughter Laura, a young woman with a limp. She has created a world of her own symbolized by her collection of glass figurines. Tom works in a shoe warehouse doing his best to support the family. Tom feels both obligated toward yet burdened by his family and longs to escape.

This show is on many actor’s bucket lists. We hope to see you!

The Glass Menagerie is presented by special arrangement with Dramatist Play Service, Inc.