THE LAST ROUND UP OF THE GUACAMOLE QUEENS
by Jones, Hope, Wooten
Allen's Community Theatre (non equity)
Directed by Leigh Wyatt Moore
Sunday, Feb 11 at 7pm and
Monday, Feb 12 at 7pm
NO reserved appointment time is needed, please arrive on time at 7pm
Callbacks if needed will be Tuesday Feb 6
Auditions will be held at The Blue House, 102 S. Allen Dr., Allen.
Head shots and resumes are appreciated but not required. There will be cold readings from the script. Please come prepared to list all conflicts. NO conflicts accepted during tech week April 22-26
SYNOPSIS: In this deliciously funny Southern-fried comedy, the Verdeen cousins of Sweetgum, Texas — Gaynelle, Peaches, and Jimmie Wyvette — are up against the clock as they frantically attempt to produce the ultimate high school reunion before the old building is demolished. But they’ve got a bushel of obstacles to overcome before they can pull off this miracle.
Read through will be March 19 and blocking rehearsals start March 26 and will typically run Sunday afternoons through Thursday.
CHARACTERS: The roles of Cee Cee Windham, Jimmie Wyvette, Gaynelle and Peaches have been cast.
LaMerle Verdeen Minshew: (F 60's) Well dressed, sharp tongued, self serving.
Aubrey Verdeen: (M 70's+) Good natured, oxygen dependent, horny patriarch of the family
Dixie Davenport: F 30's - 50's) Local televangelist, nemesis to Jimmie Wyvette
Ennis Crowder Puckett: (F 60's+) Love interest to Uncle Aubrey
Della Crowder: (F 60's +) Love interest to Uncle Aubrey
Grover Lout: (M 40's) Local sheriff, good ol' boy.
Dewey Davenport: (M 40's) Classmate to Peaches, nice guy, has a hand puppet for a best friend
Reynerd Chisum: (M 40's +) Local fool with a philosopher’s wisdom
Tanzie Lockhart: (F 30's - 50's) Aide to the Governor of Texas
Older Helen - Kasey Bush
Young Helen - Aurea Coral
Nanny - Nancy Lamb
Louise - Nancy Cecco
Jody - Shawn Wade
Bill - Martin Mussey
Alice - Malina Funes-Kendrick
Dixie - Marta K. Jones
Malcolm - Eagan Graham
Cop #1 - Frank Lewis
Cop #2 - Joseph Nativi
Congratulations to the cast of Hollywood Arms! Thank you to all who auditioned and we hope to see you at future auditions at ACT!
There are volunteer opportunities available for stage crew, build crew, front-of-house and concessions. Please contact us for more information!