Audition Announcement: The Cherry Orchard

Audition Announcement: The Cherry Orchard

The Cherry Orchard set in Russia at the turn of the century, is Anton Chekhov’s masterpiece about a family on the edge of ruin, and a country on the brink of revolution. Early one May morning, after a five-year absence, the widow Madame Ranevsky returns home to her family estate to find that it has been heavily mortgaged to pay for her extravagances and that it is to be auctioned off. Madame Ranevsky and her brother, find themselves scrambling to retain a vision of gentility amidst a climate of huge social and economic transition. How will they cope?

When- December 11 & 12 from 7:00p-10:00p. There will be no callbacks.

Where- The Classic Theatre of San Antonio 
1924 Fredericksburg Rd.
San Antonio, TX 78201

What to Prepare- 1 and 1/2 minute period monologue (Chekov preferred).

Production runs May 4-May 27

Written by Anton Chekov

Directed by Andrew Thornton

All roles, except the role of Madame Ranevsky, are available. All roles will receive a stipend.

Ages 18 and over, and all ethnicities encouraged to audition.

Ensemble-building workshop January 5-6, rehearsals March 1-May 10.

To register for a 5 minute audition time, please call 210-589-8450 or email


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