The 2014 New Voices Play

The Royal and the Zippo

By Jamie Lynn Nathan

Auditions: Thursday, September 25           3 PM & 7 PM             Pocket Playhouse (102 Villard)

Interviews & Call Backs: September 26     2 PM                           Pocket Playhouse

Performances: October 23- 25                                                        Pocket Playhouse

* Prepare a contemporary monologue not to exceed 2 minutes

Sign up for an audition time on the Call Board in the First Floor of Villard Hall

Contact Joseph Gilg ( if you have questions or if you are not available for the times listed (or if they are all taken)

  • If you prefer a monologue can be provided for you when you arrive for your audition time.


Becky Morgan/Violetta- Early 30s ; famous writer of Young Adult Fiction Novels looking to move beyond that mold.

Harry Morgan- in his 70s; Becky’s grandfather and a successful newspaper publisher; encourages her to write more thought provoking stories.

Madeleine- mid- late teens; a fictional character and the heroine of Becky/Violetta’s stories.

Bode- mid to late teens; Madeleine’s side kick and love interest.

Veronica- 30s; Becky/ Violetta’s new creation, a Chicago socialite from the 1930s and someone who solves mysteries.

Look for updates and details on our 2014.2015 season auditions here.

ALL UT productions are free to UO students with ID and ALL UT auditions are open to all UO students, regardless of major or year in school.