Auditions

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Saturday, December 15, 1-4pm
Sunday, December 16, 1-4pm
Callbacks: Monday, December 17, 6pm
August Wilson’s “Fences”

Show Dates: March 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 2019

Directed by Irina Zaurov

Auditions will consist of sides from the script.

Looking for strong African American actors.

Synopsis

August Wilson's play “Fences” tells the story of Troy Maxson, an African-American garbage collector and ex-convict who once had a promising future in baseball. His circumstances as a youth led him to prison, after which he settled down with Rose and made a family.

Roles

Troy Maxson - Male, 50-60. Protagonist of “Fences.”

Cory Maxson - Male, 16-22. The teenage son of Troy and Rose Maxson. A senior in high school.

Rose Maxson - Female, 40-50. A housewife, Troy's wife, and mother of his second child, Cory.

Gabriel Maxson - Male, 50-60. Troy's brother. He exudes a child-like exuberance and a need to please.

Jim Bono - Male, 50-60. Troy's best friend of over thirty years.

Lyons Maxson - Male, 25-35. Troy's son, fathered before Troy's time in jail with a woman Troy met before he became a baseball player and before he met Rose.

Raynell Maxson - Female, 8-11. Troy's daughter.