Fracena Byrd

Auditions – ‘Coda’, a new play by Sharon Mathis

Auditions for ‘Coda’, a new play by Sharon Mathis

Auditions for ‘Coda‘, a new play by Sharon Mathis, will be held October 29 and 30 at the Academy Theatre’s new space from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.

Address: Academy Theatre, 599 N. Central Ave., Hapeville, GA 30354

Bring two head shots and resumes, prepare a 1 minute monologue, be prepared to cold read, and improvise.

The show is directed by Robert Drake and Fracena Byrd.

‘Coda’ is a modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet among the retirement set.

Characters:

  • Jesse 70-80 Male
  • Juliet 65 to 75 Female
  • Ann late 40s to early 50s Female
  • Lizzie 20s Female
  • David 50s Male
  • Nancy late 30s to 50 Female

This show pays a stipend and will run from February 7th to 16th with the possibility of extension.

Appointments taken but not essential. Email casting@academytheatre.org.

Coda by Sharon Mathis

When Jesse and Julia meet at the retirement home, it’s love at first sight. Sadly, their families will do everything to tear them apart. The two lovers fight for their independence against their children and against time.

Coda by Sharon Mathis

When Jesse and Julia meet at the retirement home, it’s love at first sight. Sadly, their families will do everything to tear them apart. The two lovers fight for their independence against their children and against time.