Life Is Complicated Auditions-Portland, OR – Casting ID # 1498317

Life Is Complicated Auditions-Portland, OR
– Casting ID # 1498317
Project Type
Live Event
Submission Type
Open Call
Location
Portland, OR
Union
Non-union
Rate/Pay
n/a
Release Date 09-11-15
Audition Date
04-18-16
Submission deadline 04-17-16
Casting Category
Theatre – Non-Equity
Chelsea Walsh is a single professional woman in her forties. Egged on by her free-spirited best friend, she starts a relationship with a much younger man who works down the hall from her. Then her mother shows up and reveals something about Chelsea’s past that she would rather have kept hidden. This revelation shocks her new boyfriend, fascinates her best friend, causes conflict in her family, and makes Chelsea re-evaluate her life so far. family, and makes Chelsea re-evaluate her life so

Role # 1 Chelsea Walsh
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A single professional woman, urban planner for the city of Seattle. She is attractive, and dresses professionally, but stylishly. She is also quite tall, with an athletic figure rather than being either model-slender or curvy, moving with a controlled energy. She has a dry sense of humor which she often uses to protect herself and which becomes more biting after her secret is revealed.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 44 to 46


Role # 2 Zoë Vandervecken
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A free-spirited artist/graphic designer, Chelsea’s friend. Bright and outgoing, she has no filters and says whatever pops into her mind, though there is no malice in her and she is not by any means dumb. She has a hip style to her dress that’s not exactly high-fashion, nor bohemian, nor artsy, but a unique combination of the three.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 39


Role # 3 Dave Walsh
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Owner of a game & comic store, Chelsea’s brother. His laid-back manner and geek attitude hide a sharp mind, which he uses to banter with his sister and later with Zoë. Supports Chelsea when things go south on her.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 39


Role # 4 Jordan Kramer
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Lawyer for city, works in same building as Chelsea. Chelsea’s love interest and a match for her physically and intellectually. Has an off-beat sense of humor which compliments hers and helps bring her out of her shell. Is hurt and perplexed when Chelsea’s secret comes out because she didn’t confide in him.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 39


Role # 5 Midge Walsh
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Stylish suburban housewife, Chelsea’s mom. She’s a trim, stylish woman, the picture of the perfect upper-middle-class housewife and mother, which is part of her problem; she has a deep need to keep up that image. Not pleased with the choices Chelsea has made and is the vehicle for her secret coming out. She does love her children and is in her own meddling way trying to protect Chelsea.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 60 to 69


Role # 6 Chuck Walsh
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Aerospace engineer & ex-Marine. He is a tall, fit man with a very no-nonsense manner to him. Reserved almost to the point of being taciturn, he takes life as it comes, though this hides a similar sense of humor as Chelsea’s.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 60 to 69