The Swearing Jar By Kate Hewlett

Open Auditions: Saturday September 21 2019 from 1-4 pm.

You will be asked to do a cold reading from a scene from the play.

Call the GPLT Box Office to book an audition time. 780 538 1616. Or email a request to audition to
Loaner scripts are available for a $5 deposit refunded when you bring the script back.

We will be casting for the following roles.
Carey — female, mid-30s. Must be able to sing. Please prepare a song of your choice for your audition.
Simon — male, late-30s. (Does not sing)
Owen — male, 30s. Must be able to sing. Ability to play the guitar an asset. Please prepare a song of your choice for your audition.
Bev — female 50s-60s. (Does not sing)

Play Synopsis for this Dramatic Comedy

When Carey finds out she is pregnant she can’t wait to tell her husband the exciting news. Although in the moment Simon seems happy to hear the news, Carey can feel him distancing himself. After meeting Owen at a bookstore, Carey starts to feel guilty for the feelings she is having for him. Why won’t Simon talk to her? Carey must figure out her life if she has any hope of getting back on track.

Awards: Winner of Best of Fringe at the 2008 Toronto Fringe Festival, and Outstanding New Play at the 2010 New York International Fringe Festival. 2013 Nominee for the Governor General’s Award for Drama

Cast: 2 Women / 2 Men