Auditions for “Come Blow Your Horn”

Ramona Hillside Players in Hemet, CA will hold open auditions for “Come Blow Your Horn”.
Written by Neil Simon
Directed By Matt Riggle

Auditions January 20 – 21, 2020
All auditions begin at 7:00 PM

Performance dates are March 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 & 22, 2020 @ RHP in Hemet

The audition will consist of cold readings from the script. Please come prepared with a resume, headshot, pen/pencil, and a list of conflicts.

What does it mean to “grow up?” When does it happen? And, does everyone have the same experience? Neil Simon’s semi-autobiographical play, Come Blow Your Horn examines all of these questions through the lens of the Baker Family. There is Mr. Baker, who began working at age eleven and was married at twenty-one; Alan, his eldest son, is a thirty-three-year-old confirmed bachelor and womanizer; Buddy, the youngest, is Alan’s opposite — hard-working, obedient, reserved, and unsure; Mrs. Baker is adept at the art of emotional manipulation and is prone to hysterics. Throughout the course of the play, the family struggles to understand and adjust to one another, as the two sons begin to grow up, and the parents realize that they are growing old.


*** All Ages are Relative ***

Alan Baker: 30-39
30-year-old male, a man about town, handsome.

Peggy Evans: 20-29
A beautiful young lady in her 20s.

Buddy Baker: 21
Alan’s 21-year-old brother, naïve.

Mr. Baker: 60-69
in his 60s; hard-working business owner.

Connie Dayton: 20-29
A beautiful young lady in her 20s.

Mrs. Baker: 55-59
In her late 50s, a housewife, manipulative with her sons.

A Visitor: 50-59 In her fifties

27402 Ramona Bowl Road
Hemet, CA 92544


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