Fall Drama is Comedy “Moon Over Buffalo”

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Auditions for the De La Salle Collegiate Wig and Mask Society (WAMS) production of the comedy “Moon Over Buffalo” will be held in the DLS Cafeteria. 

  • Wednesday, September 13 – 3:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 14 – 7 p.m. 

Performances are December 1 and 2. 

The play will be directed by John Forlini and Dominic Aldini. Read more

Readings will be taken from the script for auditions. Interested students are NOT required to be at both auditions. See list below for character descriptions. 

Rehearsals will be two days a week, as determined by cast availability. 

For more information, contact Director John Forlini   

Character Descriptions

  • George Hay – (Male, 50s) very dramatic, a slapstick type, over-the-top actor Must be able to do strong physical comedy, including pratfalls, running, stage combat (fencing), etc.
  • Charlotte Hay – (Female, 50s) She helps to run the acting troupe and plays all the leads even those for which she is a bit too old. Must be able to do an upper-class British accent.
  • Ethel – (Female, 70s) Charlotte’s mother. Grumpy, trouble-maker, hard of hearing, leading to comic misunderstandings. Should have huge stage presence and strong comedic skills.
  • Rosalind “Roz” Hay – (Female, 20-30 years old) George and Charlotte’s daughter, used to be an actress and a member of their acting troupe, but she decided that she wanted a real career, so she left – determined never to act again – or be like her parents. Must be able to do an upper-class British accent.
  • Eileen (early 20s) is an aspiring actress, eager to please. She has a crush on George and has been having a fling with him.
  • Howard – (late 20s-early 30s) – a weatherman and Rosalind’s fiancé. He comes across as a wimp, a little annoying, nervous, and very excitable. Must be able to do strong physical comedy.
  • Paul – (late 20s-early 30s) is a member of the acting troupe, who used to be with Rosalind and still loves her and wants her back; but he isan actor first and foremost, so he wouldn’t leave the troupe to be with her. Must be able to do strong physical comedy
  • Richard – (50s) He is George and Charlotte’s attorney, but he is in love with Charlotte – always trying to get her to leave George. He is wealthy and used to getting what he wants, and he is both amused and perplexed by the Hay family.

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