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Run For Your Wife Auditions-Leeds/North - Casting ID # 1575214
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Self Response
Location Leeds/North Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 07-04-18
Audition Date 09-13-18 Submission deadline 09-12-18
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
Taxi driver John Smith has managed to marry both Mary and Barbara. By keeping an extremely tight schedule he has been able keep this secret from both of the women for some time. When he is injured while trying to prevent a mugging he has to involve his neighbour Stanley to help him stop two detectives, from different police stations, discovering his secret.

Role # 1 John Smith
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Accent – RP or Estuary. An ordinary looking taxi driver who becomes increasingly desperate to cover up his secret.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Stanley Gardner
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Accent - RP or Estuary (or possibly West Country). Mary’s layabout neighbour and John’s friend who is dragged into the web of deception.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Mary Smith
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Accent - RP or Estuary. John’s first wife, she becomes increasingly bewildered and finally hysterical. There is a fairly physical scene when she passes out and she appears in her underwear at one point.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 25 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Barbara Smith
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Accent - RP or Estuary: John’s second wife. Fairly tall. Spends a lot of time in a negligee trying to entice John into bed.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 25 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Sgt. Troughton
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A slightly severe policeman who is almost immediately suspicious of John.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 25 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Sgt. Porterhouse
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

An affable family man who nevertheless has suspicions about John.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 49 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Bobby Franklin
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Barbara’s gay neighbour. He is an extremely camp and flamboyant dress designer.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Has only a handful of lines in one scene. (Could be doubled with Bobby).


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -