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Telsey + Company
315 W. 43rd St. 10th Floor
New York, NY 10036

Friday, October 3rd, 2014
10:00AM – 6:00PM
Lunch from 1:30–2:30
Actors will present a brief scene from the play.

AEA: COST Tier 4, $824.00 WEEK MINIMUM
Producers: Paper Mill Playhouse (Producing Artistic Director: Mark S. Hoebee; Associate Artistic Director: Patrick Parker)
Written By: Christopher Durang
Director: Don Stephenson
Casting: Telsey + Company/Karyn Casl, CSA
Auditions: October, 2014, in NYC
First rehearsal: December 29, 2014
First performance: January 21, 2015
Opening: January 25, 2015
Closes: February 15, 2015

[VANYA]  Male, 50s, living in Bucks County.  Resigned to his life, more or less, at least compared to Sonia.

[SONIA]  Female, early 50s, Vanya’s adopted sister, living with him in Bucks County.  Discontent, upset, regretful.

[MASHA]  Female, 50s, Vanya’s sister.  A glamorous and successful actress who goes gallivanting around the world.

[SPIKE]  Male, 20s.  An aspiring actor, sexy and self-absorbed.  Masha’s new companion.

[NINA]  Female, early 20s.  A lovely, sincere, would-be actress, visiting her aunt and uncle next door.  Star struck and energetic.

[CASSANDRA]  Female, age and ethnicity open.  A cleaning lady and soothsayer.

Performers can mail headshots and resumes to:

Patrick Parker 
Associate Artistic Director
Paper Mill Playhouse
22 Brookside Drive
Millburn, NJ 07041

E-mail: Patrick Parker

Child and Teen Performers

Are you interested in performing? Please see "The Art of Learning" on this site for information on acting classes and auditioning for the Paper Mill Summer Conservatory. For more information, please email our Education Department at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

General Information

Audition Notices are posted on this page (as the information becomes available). Audition Notices are also posted in the Backstage Newspaper two weeks prior to the auditions. These notices contain the name and address of the audition location, audition times, the roles available, what we are looking for, and requested audition material.

Paper Mill Playhouse does not accept unsolicited script submissions. All inquiries and agent submissions may be sent to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , Associate Artistic Director at Paper Mill Playhouse.