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Always A Bridesmaid
By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten

Directed by Curtis Williams

Performance dates:
November 6 - 22, 2015

Audition Date:
Monday, September 21, 2015

Time: 6:00 pm
Place: Theatre Jacksonville
2032 San Marco Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32207

Auditions will be cold readings from the script. Southern accents of varying degrees may be requested for certain roles.

About the Show:
In this hilarious comedic romp, four friends have sworn to keep the promise they made on the night of their Senior Prom: to be in each other’s weddings…no matter what. More than thirty years later, these Southern friends-for-life are still making “the long walk” for each other, determined to honor that vow. Hop on this marriage-go-round for a laugh-out-loud journey with these beleaguered bridesmaids as they navigate the choppy waters of love and matrimony. If you’ve ever elbowed a stranger out of the way to catch a bride’s bouquet, seriously questioned the mental stability of the duo saying “I do” or been forced to wear the world’s ugliest bridesmaid dress, this deliriously funny comedy is definitely for you..

Available Roles:
6 Women

KARI (20's): kind-hearted, spirited Southern charmer
LIBBY RUTH (30's to 50's): hopeless romantic; sweet country woman, plain spoken and guileless; Kari’s mother
SEDALIA (40's to 60's) gregarious, energetic Virginia hostess and life-force
MONETTE (30's to 50's): kinda flashy, kinda trashy; Southern-to-the-bone flirt
CHARLIE (30's to 50's): tree-hugging, Birkenstock-wearing, acerbic Southern free spirit
DEEDRA (30's to 50's): headstrong with a dry wit; no-nonsense Judge; Northern transplant

People of all races and ethnicities are encouraged to audition for plays and musicals at Theatre Jacksonville.
It is the policy of Theatre Jacksonville that all auditions are open to the public. All interested people, newcomers and stage veterans alike, are welcome. We are also in need of volunteers to assist in other areas of production, including set construction, set artwork, lighting, and backstage technical activities and invite all members of the public to participate in these activities as well.

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Theatre Jacksonville programs are sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Arts Council,
the National Endowment for the Arts, the City of Jacksonville, and the Cultural Council of Greater Jacksonville, Inc.