The Classic is proud to announce auditions for Fences by August Wilson, directed by Antoinette F. Winstead, on October 30, 2022, from 2 pm to 5 pm.
Callbacks are scheduled to take place later that week.
Selections from the Fences script can be requested by emailing ClassicCasting@ClassicTheatre.org. The full play is available for purchase on Amazon and for check out at your local library.
Fences will rehearse evenings at Our Lady of the Lake University and perform at The Carver Community Cultural Center.5 days per week, late November 2022 thru January 2023 with a break for the holidays.
Last week of January 2023/first week of February 2023
February 9 – 26, 2023. Thursday thru Saturday evenings and Sunday matinees.
Free Performances for Students Sponsored by H-E-B: Wednesday evenings, February 15 & 22, 2023
Troy Maxson – 50 – 65
Rose – 40 – 50, Troy’s Wife
Cory – 18 – 30, Troy and Rose’s son
Jim Bono – 50 – 65, Troy’s friend
Gabriel – 40 – 55, Troy’s Brother who suffers from a WW2 brain injury
Lyons – 30 – 40, Troy’s oldest son from a previous marriage
Raynell – plays 8 – 12, Troy’s daughter
Please reserve your audition slot by emailing a headshot and resume to ClassicCasting@ClassicTheatre.org. Walkups will also be accepted, if time permits. Reservations are preferred.
Actors will be cold reading from selected sides for the initial audition. There is no need to prepare a monologue.
If you have any questions, please email ClassicCasting@ClassicTheatre.org.