Auditions

The Island Of Dr. Libris,
August 6 – 22, 2021

By Chris Grabenstein & Ronny Venable
Directed by Eric Nivens

Auditions will be held from 7 -9 p.m., Tuesday June 15 and Wednesday June 16  in The Black Box Theatre located in The Mesquite Arts Center at 1527 N. Galloway Avenue. (The Mesquite Arts Center is located one mile south of Hwy. 80 on N. Galloway Ave. at Range Dr.)

Please arrive no later than 7 pm to be considered. Auditions are open to ages 12 and up, with a couple of roles open to adults, However, we are mainly looking for teens..

We are auditioning for the following characters:

Dr. Libris
Billy Gillfoyle
Mom
Alyssa Andrews
Nick Farkas
Hercules
Anteus
Robin Hood
Maid Marion
Sheriff of Nottingham
Walter Andrews
Aramis
Athos
Porthos
D'Artagnan
Junior Wizard
Pollyanna
Tom Sawyer
Jack's Giant
Space Lizard
Vostron
various townspeople

Auditions will consist of COLD READINGS from the script. Bring your current HEADSHOT and RESUME. If you DO NOT have a headshot and/or resume, DON’T LET THAT STOP YOU! COME AND AUDITION!

This production will run Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, August 6 - 22, 2021.

Character Sketches


Dr. Libris Mad Scientist. Could be male or female.

Billie Gillfoyle Shy, skinny, imaginative. Around 12.

Mom Billy's mother.

Alyssa Andrews Spunky 6 yr old girl.

Nick Farkas Local bully.

Hercules The Hollywood version of the legendary Greek hero.

Anteus A 15 ft mythological monster made of rock and stone.

Robin Hood) The Hollywood version, with a hearty laugh.

Maid Marion The Hollywood version, with a touch of wisdom.

The Sheriff of Nottingham FA foppish dandy.

Walter Andrews Chubby boy. Same age as Billy. A great friend.

Aramis Very French, very Hollywood Musketeer. The one who thinks he is quite handsome.

Athos Very French, very Hollywood Musketeer. The melancholy one.

Porthos Very French, very Hollywood Musketeer. The worldly, gluttenous one.

D'Artagnan Very French, very Hollywood. Hot tempered. Wants to join the Musketeers.

Junior Wizard A spritely pixie.

Pollyanna Very perky. Always glad.

Tom Sawyer Huck Finn's down home friend.

Jack's Giant (voice only) The Fee Fie Foe Fummer from Jack and the Beanstalk.

The Space Lizard A comic book villain in a space suit. Hisses out acid blasts.

Voltron An astronaut action figure come to life.

Various Townspeople They always respond in unison!