Audition Information for:
The Henry Players Present:
Still Life With Iris
By Stephen Dietz
Anyone between the ages of 5-500 years old.
How to prepare:
Anyone 6th grade and below needs to remember and tell
their favorite joke to the director.
All others need to prepare and recite from memory
a one minute monologue. Also be prepared for cold
Production title: Still Life With Iris
Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Production Type: Community Theater
Project length: Full Length Play
Production location: Hood Street Arts Center
Production Company: The Henry Players
Director: Matthew Rodgers
Producer: Deb Salter
Audition Location: 136 Hood Street McDonough, Ga.
April 24, 2017 6:00 – 9:00 PM
April 25, 2017 6:00 – 9:00 PM
(Please note all auditions are walk-ins and first
come first serve. If you cannot make these dates the
director is willing to schedule an alternate audition
time/date but you will need to make arrangements prior
to 6:00pm April 25th.)
Callbacks (if needed): April 29th at 11am.
Show dates: June 15-18th, 2017; June 22-25th, 2017
Show Strike: June 25th
Synopsis:Set in Nocturno,
"Still Life With Iris" chronicles a young
girl's quest to regain her memory and with it her
home. With the help of the incredible people she meets
along the way, Iris' crusade recovers more than her
past. She succeeds in finding herself: the power of
faith and the courage of persistence. These traits
will lead her home.
IRIS a young girl. brave and precocious,
quirky, fun and fearless in that way only kids can
be. The Great Goods decide she is the BEST girl so
she is taken to their island where she begins her
great adventure to find home.
MOM Iris' mother. Warm
and loving, a great mom. Her memory is taken away
from her when her past coat is stolen. She then becomes
MISS OVERLOOK and is forced to work for The Great
Goods on Great Island.
MAN/ MISTER MATTERNOT
A mysterious man sent to capture Iris and take her
to the Island of The Great Goods. Conflicted about
the work he does for the Great Goods, he looks after
LEAF MONITOR no-nonsense
mother of Hazel and Elmer.
ANNABEL LEE half pirate
half sea, is a girl, not much older than Iris, who
is in search of her ship. She joins forces with Iris
to find home.
HAZEL Elmer's sister
and Iris' classmate.
GRETTA GOOD is a comically
snobbish and elitist woman, greedy and obsessed with
acquiring the best one of everything. Inseparable
ELMER Hazel's brother
and Iris' classmate.
GROTTO GOOD is Gretta's
other half in every way. Also comically snobbish and
elitist, greedy and obsessed with acquiring the best
one of everything.
MOZART an 11 year old,
desperate to find the conclusion to his melody. Smart,
dedicated, but more open about his fears than the
other children. Mozart teams up with Iris and Annabel
MEMORY MENDER Stern
but quietly caring man in charge of maintaining the
past coats for the residents of Nocturno
MISTER OTHERGUY is
a memory-free henchmen who works for Gretta and Grotto