The Rondo Theatre


Fringe Auditions at The Rondo 4th & 5th August

SUNDAY 4th and Monday 5th AUGUST - A Cairns Little Theatre Fringe Production

The Committee & Gravy Trains

Two one-act contemporary social satires by Ken Cotterill, directed by John Hughes
 

7.30pm at The Rondo Theatre, Greenslopes Street, Edge Hill
 

CAST REQUIREMENTS

The Committee

Peter - male, 40+, self important, bossy, chairman

Bob - male, 40+, not too bright waffler

Simon - male, 30+, bright, attractive, the outsider

Kelly - female, 30+, attractive, not too bright

Sarah - female, 40+, experienced motion-mover

 

Gravy Trains

Ron-  40+, station master, dour, working class, English

Mortimer Fox-hound - 50+, pompous, upper-class politician

Fiona Malthrop - 40+, confidant, failed politician

Mary Mugggledon-Jones - 40+, nervous, insecure, failed politician


Production team

Assistant director - Matt O’Connor

Stage Manager - Rosa Powell

Lighting - Ron Powell

Sound - Barry Cantelo

Costumes - Wendy Robbins

Hair - Robyn Richards


For more information and scripts contact John Hughes on 0448 756 066

Working Bee at The Rondo Sunday 30th June 9.30am

 

WORKING BEE THIS WEEKEND...9.30am SUNDAY 30th JUNE
The Effect Of Gamma Rays On Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds opens Friday 5th July

Come along and help set up the green room for our next show and the theatre seats need a clean up after some repairs and renovations...

Many hands make light work and it's always fun 'round the Rondo...
You'll get a sneak peak of the set and our renovations and it would be a big help to Kevin Shorey and his team

OPENING IN JUST 10 DAYS!

Let's give our 5 talented ladies a green room!

BOOK NOW AT TICKETLINK FOR 
The Effect Of Gamma Rays On
Man-In-The-Moon Marigolds



See you there... 

Money & Friends Auditions this June

Money & Friends Auditions coming this June

Your chance to be a part of a David Williamson play:

Money & Friends

AUDITIONS 16 & 17 June

PERFORMANCES 13 to 21 September

Where?

The Rondo foyer, next to the theatre on Greenslopes Street, Edge Hill.

When?

7:30pm on Sunday 16 June and Monday 17 June

Who?

Both experienced and inexperienced actors for the following 9 roles:

Margaret 40’s to 50’s    Uni lecturer; earnest, assertive, judgmental

Peter 40’s to 50’s    Uni professor; kind, an appeaser

Conrad 50’s to 60’s    TV personality, environmentalist; egotistical, charismatic

Jacquie, 20’s to 30‘s    Former journalist, now Conrad’s pregnant wife; cynical, provocative

Stephen 40’s         Orthopedic surgeon; gloomy, opinionated

Penny 40’s        Artist and Stephen’s wife; upbeat, supportive

Alex 40’s        Lawyer; power-driven, adversarial

Vicki 30’s to 40’s    Alex’s wife, social climber; glamorous, ambitious

Justin 18 to 25        Conrad’s son; self-absorbed, idealistic

What’s it about?

Peter, a mathematician who is niceness itself, is in financial trouble because of his brother's bankruptcy. His neighbour Margaret decides to seek help from his friends who spend much of their time boasting about their wealth and prestige.

But while his friends happily take advantage of Peter's good nature in their own hour of need, how willing will they be to help him in his?

Set in the early 90’s, this play explores relationships, ambitions, wealth and ethics that remain relevant today.

Interested?

Contact Paul Hynes (Director) on 0401 931015 for a chat and a copy of the script.

Register your interest to the Director for Money & Friends auditions now on our audition page https://therondo.com.au/auditions 

Season Tickets

SEASON TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE NOW AT TICKETLINK

You can purchase our season tickets any time of the year, we have different priced packages and they all SAVE YOU MONEY! 

You can use them all year for all productions or all at once for one production!

Gold Season Ticket $502 incl. booking fee
Valid for four tickets for each of the five plays in the season, or 20 individual tickets that can be used for one or more plays in the 2019 Rondo Season, a saving of $130

Silver Season Ticket $252 incl. booking fee.
Valid for two tickets for each of the five plays, or 10 individual tickets that can be used for one or more plays for the 2019 Rondo Season, a saving of $63.

Bronze Season Ticket $127 incl booking fee.
Valid for single admission to each of the five plays or five individual tickets that can be used for one or more plays for the 2019 Rondo Season, a saving of $30.50

Please note that the Rondo Season Ticket is NOT a ticket for a performance, and it does NOT guarantee a seat for a performance.  
Please present the voucher at the ticketLiNK office, or call ticketLiNK on 1300 855 835 to receive your performance tickets.  Early booking is strongly recommended – plays at the Rondo regularly sell out.

BOOK 2019 RONDO SEASON TICKETS

View older news posts


Get Involved!

Come and join the fun at The Rondo

You can become a financial member of The Cairns Little Theatre if you would like to start volunteering with us.  This can include Front Of House duties such as ushering and box office, assisting in our bar for those who have an RSA, set building, costuming, props making, hair and make up, producing plays, acting and lights and sound operation; there is something for everyone, come and share your skills!

Contact membership@therondo.com.au for more details…

KEEP UP TO DATE WITH WHAT’S HAPPENING AT THE RONDO. LIKE OUR PAGE AND FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK TODAY.

Image result for follow us on FACEBOOK ICONS