Gumshoe Productions: Auditions for New Play

THE BIG SLEEP OF PHILIP MARLOWE

By Kenneth Ansloan
Directed by Kenneth Ansloan
AUDITIONS: SATURDAY, APRIL 21 (1 – 3PM)
CALLBACKS: SUNDAY, APRIL 22 (12 – 2PM)
NORTH FOURTH VSA CLASSROOM 4904 4TH ST ALBUQUERQUE, NM  87107
SYNOPSIS:  An hilarious homage to the famous film noirs of the 1940’s and 1950’s (Maltese Falcon, The Big Sleep, North by Northwest and a little Sunset Blvd. thrown in for good measure)
Male Lead:  Will play both Philip Marlowe, Raymond Chandler’s infamous hard-boiled detective and Louis Dater, a conservative, slightly awkward accountant.  Looking for a handsome actor between 25 and 40
Female Lead:  Will play multiple roles.  Need an actress between 20 – 35, a Veronica Lake type
Two male supporting actors who will play multiple roles ranging from gangsters to scientist to a gravely voiced bartender named Shirley.  
Age range between 25 and 55
Audtions will be readings from play
Rehearsals begin late May
Play runs the first three weekends in July