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Saturday
31
MAR

AUDITIONS for "Play On!"

11:00
20:00

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Do you enjoy shows like "The Play That Goes Wrong" or "Noises Off"? If so, you'll LOVE "Play On!", a hilarious comedy written by Rick Abbot.

Auditions will be held on Saturday, March 31 from 11:00am-1:00pm and Monday, April 2 from 6:00pm-8:00pm. All roles are open and are listed below. No preparation necessary; just come prepared to do cold reads from the script!

Show dates are May 10-13, 2018.
Directed by Marilyn Forbes

Character descriptions:
AGGIE MANVILLE - a stage manager and prompter.
GERALDINE "GERRY" DUNBAR - a community theatre director.
HENRY BENISH ("Lord Dudley") - a Character Actor.
POLLY BENISH ("Lady Margaret") - a Character Actress.
MARLA "SMITTY" SMITH ("Doris the maid") - a supporting player.
SAUL WATSON ("Doctor Rex Forbes") - a Villain.
BILLY CAREWE ("Stephen Sellers") -a Juvenile.
VIOLET IMBRY ("Diana Lassiter") - an Ingenue.
LOUISE PEARY - a sound-and-lighting-and-scenic technician.
PHYLLIS MONTAGUE - a novice playwright in the community.

Play Synopsis:
This is the hilarious story of a theatre group trying desperately to put on a play in spite of maddening interference from a haughty author who keeps revising the script. Act I is a rehearsal of the dreadful show, Act II is the near disastrous dress rehearsal, and the final act is the actual performance, in which anything that can go wrong, does. When the author decides to give a speech on the state of the modern theatre during the curtain calls, the audience is treated to a madcap climax and a thoroughly hilarious romp. Even the sound effects reap their share of laughter!

If you have any further questions, please contact stage manager Chelsea Forbes at chelsean.forbes@yahoo.com!

Come join us for some fun!!