Casting – Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse

SCCT will hold one audition on September 8th and 9th for multiple productions. You only need to sign up for one appointment to be considered for all of the productions. Click here to reserve your audition appointment time.

Audition monologues for Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse

Auditions for: Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse

Director: Mary Thalassinos

Performance Dates and Times:
October 20th – 7:00 PM
October 21st – 10:30 AM & 2:00 PM
October 22nd – 2:00 PM & 4:30 PM
October 28th – 10:30 AM & 2:00 PM
October 29th – 2:00 PM & TBA 4:30 PM

School Performances: There are 4 school performances scheduled for October 26 & 27 at 9:45am & 11:45am

Ages: for this production, we are primarily looking for student actors, 10-18 years old. Adults may be considered, as well.

Adult Contracts: for this production, we are focusing on student actors. However, there is the possibility that adult contracts will be made available.

Style: Comedy, non-musical. Requires actors who are unafraid to make big, bold, and sometimes silly choices.

Audition dates: September 8, 6-9:30pm and September 9, 9am-4:30pm, appointment required.

Callbacks: If needed, callbacks will be held on Sunday, September 10 at 3pm.

Preparation: Actors will be sent a monologue from the script after they have made their audition appointment. You will not need to have this memorized, but you should be familiar with it.

Rehearsal schedule: First rehearsal/orientation will be September 17, exact time TBD—everyone will be called. Rehearsal will typically be held Sunday afternoons and Monday-Thursday evenings, though not everyone will be called to every rehearsal. Tech week begins October 7.

Questions: Email Production Stage Manager, Meghan Kegeris at meghan@scchildrenstheatre.org

Roles available: The show is written for an ensemble of actors. Some actors may play multiple roles. Primary roles available are:

  • Lilly – female charismatic young mouse with a wild imagination
  • Chester – mouse friend of Lilly & Wilson
  • Wilson – mouse friend of Lilly & Chester
  • Garland – Lilly’s preppy mouse cousin who’s transitioning into being too old for childish games
  • Mother – Lilly’s mouse mom, kind and loving to Lilly and her baby brother, Julius
  • Father – Lilly’s mouse dad, hardworking and loving to Lilly and her baby brother, Julius
  • Slinger – a new age mouse teacher that all the students love—fun and energetic
  • Ensemble of other students, bullies, FBI agents, etc.