Garrison Players will hold open auditions for "Twelve Angry Men" by Reginald Rose. Auditions are Wednesday, August 13 7:00-9:00pm and Saturday, August 16 2:30-5:00pm at the Garrison Players Arts Center on Route 4 in Rollinsford.
Men ages 18+ should bring a resume and be prepared to do a cold-reading from the script. Auditions are drop-ins, so no appointment is needed. Performances will be November 7-22 and directed by Autumn Allen.
Cast of characters
Juror #1 - The jury foreman, somewhat preoccupied with his duties and never gives any reason for changing his vote; proves to be helpful to others. An assistant high school football coach.
Juror #2 - A meek and unpretentious bank worker who is at first dominated by others, but finds his voice later in the story.
Juror #3 - The antagonist, a businessman and distraught father, opinionated, disrespectful, and stubborn with a temper.
Juror #4 - A rational, unflappable, self-assured and analytical stock broker who is concerned only with the facts, and avoids any small talk.
Juror #5 - A man who grew up in a violent slum, a Baltimore Orioles fan. A paramedic.
Juror #6 - A house painter, tough but principled and respectful.
Juror #7 - A salesman, sports fan, superficial and indifferent to the deliberations.
Juror #8 - An architect, the first dissenter and protagonist.
Juror #9 - A wise and observant elderly man.
Juror #10 - A garage owner; a pushy and loudmouthed bigot.
Juror #11 - A European watchmaker and naturalized American citizen. Very polite and makes wordy contributions.
Juror #12 - A wisecracking, indecisive advertising executive
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