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Dio casts for ‘Jenny’s House of Joy’

October 14, 2021
The Dio – Dining & Entertainment, Livingston County’s award winning professional theatre company, is excited to announce auditions for their upcoming production of JENNY’S HOUSE OF JOY, a comedy by Norm Foster, directed by Steve DeBruyne.
Fully vaccinated, non-equity actors may submit a video audition via email to director, Steve DeBruyne, at steve@diotheatre.com. Actors should prepare two contrasting one-minute monologues. Please film one as a close up from your shoulders up, and one with your full body in the frame. Also include your headshot and resume, photo proof of full vaccination against the Covid-19 virus, as well as a list of all conflicts you have from January 10 to February 27, 2022. Video submissions must be received by 6pm on Sunday, October 31 to be considered for this production.
Jenny runs the best little house of ill repute in her corner of the old Wild West. But when a tireless young runaway comes begging for a job, the girls at Jenny’s house might just have to leave their lingerie behind. A delightful comedy about the oldest profession!

The Dio Dining + Entertainment

: Jenny's House of Joy

professional

Video Submissions

SEEKING A DIVERSE CAST OF FULLY VACCINATED NON-EQUITY ACTORS FOR THE FOLLOWING ROLES:
JENNY – Late 30s to early 40s. Owner of Jenny’s House. A kind woman with high expectations of her girls.
FRANCES – Mid to late 40s. An over the hill whore with a feisty attitude and a love of whiskey. She is sick of the stink of cowboys.
ANITA – 20s. The youngest girl at Jenny’s until Natalie arrives. She longs to get out of Jenny’s House and to become a society lady.
NATALIE – Mid 20s to early 30s. A runaway who needs a job. The newest girl at Jenny’s. What she really wants is to be an actress.
CLARA – Mid 50s. The wife of one of Jenny’s House’s regular clients. She is no fan of the ladies at Jenny’s.

Fully vaccinated, non-equity actors may submit a video audition via email to director, Steve DeBruyne, at steve@diotheatre.com. Actors should prepare two contrasting one-minute monologues. Please film one as a close up from your shoulders up, and one with your full body in the frame. Also include your headshot and resume, photo proof of full vaccination against the Covid-19 virus, as well as a list of all conflicts you have from January 10 to February 27, 2022. Video submissions must be received by 6pm on Sunday, October 31 to be considered for this production.
Callbacks will take place by invitation only at a later date, TBD. Actors over the age of 18 receive a rehearsal stipend of $120 and $15 per performance, plus a meal following each performance and two complimentary tickets. Actors with previous serving experience may choose to serve tables on select nights for additional tip money. Servers are scheduled on an alphabetic rotation.

Actors over the age of 18 receive a rehearsal stipend of $120 and $15 per performance, plus a meal following each performance and two complimentary tickets. Actors with previous serving experience may choose to serve tables on select nights for additional tip money. Servers are scheduled on an alphabetic rotation.

Jan 10-Feb 4

Feb 4-Feb 27

Week of 11/29/2021

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