Friday, May 17, 2013

CIRCLE PLAYERS TO HOLD AUDITIONS FOR “PRELUDE TO A KISS”

circle players logoAUDITION NOTICE:

circleplayers015001.jpgPRELUDE TO A KISS
A love story written by Craig Lucas
Directed by Jessica Damrow Sherman of Summit
Produced by Ed Faver of Roselle Park

WHEN: Sunday, June 9 and Monday, June 10, 7 PM; Callbacks will be Monday, June 17, 7 PM
WHERE:
Circle Players, 416 Victoria Ave., Piscataway

Rehearsals will begin in mid-July.
Performances will be 8 PM Fridays and Saturdays, Sept. 13-28, with a 3 PM matinee Sunday, Sept. 29.

Peter and Rita fall in love despite Rita’s cynical outlook on life. Shortly after they marry, an odd event tests their love and commitment to each other.

After receiving rave reviews off-Broadway, the production moved to Broadway in May 1990. It closed in 1991, received a Tony Award nomination as Best Play and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

CHARACTERS

  • Peter (late 20s-mid 30s)
  • Rita (mid 20s to early 30s)
  • Old Man (late 50s and up)
  • Dr. Boyle (mid 50s-mid 60s)
  • Mrs. Boyle (mid 50s-mid 60s)
  • Leah (mid 30s-early 40s)
  • Taylor (late 20s-early 30s)
  • Tom (late 30s-late 40s)
  • Minister (mid 30s-mid 40s).

(Please note that recommended ages do not refer to the actual age of the actor, but rather the age the actor is expected to convey for the character.)

For more information, e-mail director Jessica Damrow Sherman at circleplayersnj@gmail.com.