The Waverly Gallery LLC
New York, NY
Call Type: EPA
Producer: Scott Rudin
Director: Lila Neugebauer
Playwright: Kenneth Lonergan
Casting: Caparelliotis Casting
Casting Directors David Caparelliotis or Lauren Port will be in attendance.
1st Rehearsal: 8/13/18
1st Performance: 9/25/18
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.
An Equity Monitor will be provided.
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Male, 50s – e 60s, any ethnicity. ELLEN’s second husband/stepfather to DANIEL. A psychiatrist. Smart, articulate, warm, loyal.
The following roles have been CAST. Actors may be considered for understudies and possible
replacements should they become needed:
– CAST: Elaine May. Female, 70s+. A garrulous and strongly opinionated, aging matriarch whose memory is declining. A former lawyer, turned gallery owner who has owned/operated a small art gallery in Greenwich Village for many years.
– CAST: Joan Allen. Female, late 50s – early 60s. GLADY’s daughter. An intelligent and successful psychiatrist struggling with all of the emotions attendant with caring for and deciding how to deal with the care of a declining parent. Not sentimental; pragmatic and forthright, wants to do the right thing by her family.
– CAST: Lucas Hedges. Male, mid 20s. ELLEN’s son. A speechwriter. Lives across the hall from his grandmother GLADYS, whom he loves very much. Compassionate and thoughtful; wise beyond his years, with a wry sense of humor. Keeps his personal life and relationships very private, even from his mother and stepfather.
– CAST: Michael Cera. Male, late 20s – e 30s. An artist from Massachusetts; has found himself to be the last artist to be shown in GLADYS’ gallery. Unsung and a little unfocused. A true outsider not acclimated with the ways of NYC.
Pearl Studios NYC (500)
500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018-6504
Sunday, July 29, 2018
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Lunch 1:30 to 2:30
Actors should prepare contemporary monologues. No longer than 2 minutes in length. Bring picture and resume.