FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Aug. 26, 2014
JAMESTOWN - Guilford Technical Community College's Theatre Program
will hold auditions on September 8 and 9 for its fall production of
Neil Simon's hit comedy, "Barefoot in the Park." Auditions are open
to the community.
Auditions will be held 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Monday, September 8 and 6:30
p.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday, September 9 at GTCC's Fine Arts Theatre, room
111, in the Joseph S. Koury Hospitality Careers Center on the
Jamestown Campus, 601 E. Main St., Jamestown. The Koury building is
located across the street from the Ragsdale athletic field.
GTCC's Theatre Program practices color-blind casting. Auditionees
should bring a written statement (or resume) of prior theater
experience and a one-minute monologue. In addition,
auditionees will be also asked to read from "Barefoot in the Park."
Script will be provided.
The age range of roles is 18 to 70. Roles to be cast
• CORIE BRATTER - a free spirit, newlywed to
• PAUL BRATTER - a lawyer, newlywed to
• MRS. BANKS - Corie's mother
• VICTOR VELASCO - the neighbor in the
• TELEPHONE REPAIR MAN
• DELIVERY MAN
"We are excited to be presenting this comedic gem," said June
Guralnick, director of GTCC's Theatre Program. "There's a reason
why 'Barefoot in the Park' is one of the most successful plays ever
produced on Broadway. It's Neil Simon at the top of his game -
relatable characters, comic situations and funny, laugh-out-loud
"Barefoot in the Park" is directed by GTCC guest artist Rosina
Whitfield. Performance dates are 8 p.m. Nov. 6-8 and Nov. 13-15 at
GTCC's Fine Arts Theatre (Koury Center).
For more information, contact June Guralnick at email@example.com or call (336) 334-4822
Guilford Technical Community College is the third largest of
58 institutions in the NC Community College System. GTCC serves
more than 40,000 students annually from four major campuses and
three specialized centers. Learn more at www.gtcc.edu.
- Carla Kucinski/GTCC