Audition Announced for MORNING’S AT SEVEN at Dayton Theatre Guild

DTGOpen audition notice for MORNING’S AT SEVEN by Paul Osborn

Auditions will be held Mon & Tue, Jan 27 & 28, 2020, starting at 7:00 pm both nights.
Production dates: Mar 20-Apr 5, 2020

The Dayton Theatre Guild at the Caryl D. Philip TheatreScape
430 Wayne Ave, Dayton OH, 45410
937-278-5993 —

Directed by Kathy Mola
Produced by Christina Tomazinis

This 1939 comedy tells the story of four aging sisters who live in a small mid-western town, and their long-standing sibling rivalries. Three of them — Ida, Cora and Arry — have lived next door to each other for fifty years, and Esther, the eldest, lives only a few blocks away. We quickly learn that living so close to one another has taken its toll. Some start to question their lives and decide to make some changes before it’s too late. In 1980, MORNING’S AT SEVEN was nominated for the Tony award for Best Revival of a Play.

Casting Requirements:

  • Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.
  • A résumé and headshot are not required but are appreciated.
  • Please provide a list of all known conflicts between Jan 29 and Apr 6, 2019

Five women; four men:

  • Cora Swanson (f)
  • Aaronetta Swanson (f)
  • Ida Bolton (f)
  • Myrtle Brown (f)
  • Esther Crampton (f)
  • Theodore Swanson (m)
  • Carl Bolton (m)
  • Homer Bolton (m)
  • David Crampton (m)


The show runs weekends Mar 20-Apr 5, 2020
First Weekend: Friday 8pm, Saturday 8pm, Sunday 3pm
Second & Third Weekend: Friday 8pm, Saturday 5pm, Sunday 3pm

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