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August: Osage County Casting Call-Albany, NY - Casting ID # 1563258
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Albany, NY Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 12-22-17
Audition Date 03-04-18 Submission deadline 03-03-18
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
A family crisis reunites the Weston family and unexpectedly unearths a host of secrets, lies and unsettling truths. A no-holds barred, wickedly funny portrait of an American family.


Role # 1 Beverly Weston
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Father, patriarch, alcoholic, one-time world class poet, polite, soulful, melancholic



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 69 to 70

Role # 2 Violet Weston
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mother, matriarch, suffering from mouth cancer, addicted to prescription drugs, devious, cynical, sharp-tongued



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 65 to 66

Role # 3 Barbara(West)Fordham
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Eldest daughter, college professor in Colorado, has intense need to control everything, is nearly as sharp-tongued as her mother, forthright



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 46 to 47

Role # 4 Ivy Weston
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Middle daughter, teaches at a local college, mousy, patient exterior hides a passionate woman



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 44 to 45

Role # 5 Karen Weston
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Youngest daughter, newly engaged, lives in Florida, vibrant, bubbly, likes to talk about herself, but also lies to herself



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 40 to 41

Role # 6 Bill Fordham
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Barbara’s estranged husband, college professor in Colorado, patient man whose patience is being tested



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 49 to 50

Role # 7 Jean Fordham
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Barbara’s and Bill’s daughter, smart, curious, more naive than she wants to believe, pot and cigarette smoker



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 14 to 15

Role # 8 Steve Heidebrecht
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Karen’s fiance, seemingly a good guy, though truly an opportunistic predator.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 50 to 51

Role # 9 Mattie Fae Aiken
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Violet’s sister, high-strung, antagonistic, matter-of-fact, constantly belittles her son.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 57 to 58

Role # 10 Charlie Aiken
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mattie Fae’s husband, lifelong friend to Beverly, genial, tries to lovingly control his wife



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 60 to 61

Role # 11 Little Charles Aiken
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Nervous, beaten-down by his mother, a tender-heart trying to show strength



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 37 to 38

Role # 12 Johnna Monevata
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Native Cheyenne, live-in housekeeper, hard-working, empathetic, grounded, mostly-silent witness to the mayhem of the house, good cook



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 26 to 27

Role # 13 Sheriff Deon Gilbrea
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Reliable, caring, former classmate of Barbara’s, may or may not still be sweet on her


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 47 to 48