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Dragonfly Theatre Company

Hard Candy

Category: Non-Equity Audition
Pay: Stipend

Dragonfly Theatre is seeking actors for a virtual world premiere performance of the new play Hard Candy for the BorderLight International Theater and Fringe Festival (

Actors of size, age and BIPOC actors are strongly encouraged to audition.

Script is available through the New Play Exchange (NPX) or by emailing a script request to

Rehearsal and performance are virtual, actors must have a computer (Mac or Windows OS) with multi-core processor (Intel i5 Gen 6 or better) and 4gb RAM (or better), webcam and microphone, and a reliable internet connection.

Jesse Weber (Manager, 30's, race flexible, they/them/theirs)

Cassie Hatwood (Phone Sex Operator, 29, pretty, voluptuous, race flexible, she/her/hers)

Dexter Smith (30's, Cassie's former boyfriend, race flexible, he/him/his)

NOTE: Cassie and Dexter must be able to perform together in the same physical space - either a male/female actor couple or vaccinated actors able to perform together in the same space.

Rebecca Stewart (Phone Sex Operator, late 20's, white female, she/her/hers)

Claire Patterson (mid-50's, business owner, race flexible, she/her/hers)

Agnes Barton (Phone Sex Operator, 60-70, race flexible, she/her/hers)

Terra Matteson (Business consultant, late 30's, African American female, she/her/hers)

*Sensitivity warning: this is an adult themed play that has adult language and mild physical violence in the script.

The play takes place entirely online as a series of zoom meetings.

Pay: $25 stipend and an equal cut of the Box Office receipts

video auditions accepted through Thursday April 15, 2021; virtual callbacks via zoom on Sunday April 18th

Time Commitment:
Three weeks of rehearsal (online only, evenings and weekends) May 3 - May 22, 2021
One week of tech May 23 - 27, 2021
Two recorded performances May 28 and 29, 2021

Contact Info:
Record one contemporary monologue 2 minutes or less.
Send recorded audition and headshot/resume to Stephanie Murphy at

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Posted Date: Apr 8, 2021