Announcing auditions for a Christmas comedy, Sorry! Wrong Chimney!

Auditions
Saturday, September 18 beginning at 2pm & Monday, September 20 beginning at 6pm. Auditions will consist of prepared readings from the script. The director wishes to see all actors onstage in order to see how they work together.

Rehearsals
Will begin Monday, October 18 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm with a read through scheduled for Wednesday, October 13. Rehearsals should run Mondays thru Thursdays with an occasional Saturday or Sunday if needed.

 

Performance Dates
December 3 - 5 & 10 - 12

 

Play Synopsis
David Tuttle is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a special Christmas gift. He tells her he’s working late at the office, but she finds out otherwise. A suspected other woman, hypnotism gone wrong, the notorious Santa burglar, and a confused policeman all add to the comical events that follow in this rollicking Christmas farce.

 

Comic Characters Needed

Samantha Tuttle (20s)

A high-strung, worried young newlywed of six months.

 

David Tuttle (20s)

A struggling young executive married to Samantha.

 

Natalie Weldon (30 - 40)

An experienced wife and nosy neighbor to the Tuttles.

 

William Weldon (30 - 40)

Natalie’s absent-minded psychiatrist husband. He has a flair for the melodramatic and enjoys experimenting with hypnosis.

 

Kris Kreigle (30 - 40)

Known as the Santa Claus burglar, he thinks he really is Santa.

 

Sheila (30 - 40) 

Devoted fiancée and gun-toting accomplice of Kris Kreigle. Has a take-charge attitude.

Police Officer (30 - 50)

A committed officer of the law who gets hypnotized by mistake. The actor playing this role needs to be comfortable with physical comedy.