Thursday, June 11, 2020

The JOCUNDA FESTIVAL Presents a Virutal Play Reading of RECLUSE by Don Rosenthal On Zoom Sunday, June 14th at 7PM EST

RECLUSE
by Don Rosenthal
Directed by Van Dirk Fisher.

WHEN: SUNDAY, JUNE 14TH @ 7 PM EDT (U.S. and Canada).
WHERE: Zoom

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DONATION: $5.00 Proceeds will benefit the Riant Theatre.

This is the story of a man who has become withdrawn and reclusive. One day he meets a woman that slowly brings him out of his shell and back to normalcy. But along the way he deals with murder, betrayal and love.

THE CAST:

NARRATOR as WILLIAM..........Steve Sherman

WILLIAM PETRY.......................Dan Goldring

BETTY PETRY..........................Eileen Weisinger

SALESPERSON........................Samar El-Zein

PEGGY......................................Carrie Gibson

KAREN......................................Samar El-Zein

DIMITRI.....................................Buddy Daniels

CUSTOMER..............................Rashida Costa

DETECTIVE #1.........................Rashida Costa

DETECTIVE #2.........................Joe Walters

UNCLE MAXWELL...................Scott Zimmerman

GIRL ON TRAIN………………..Rashida Costa

There will be a TALK BACK afterwards with the Playwright and Cast after the reading. Van Dirk Fisher, Founder & Artistic Director of the Riant Theatre and producer of the JOCUNDA MUSIC, FILM & THEATRE FESTIVAL will be the moderator.

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AUDITIONS:

THE PATRON SAINT OF OTHER WOMEN

This play will be a part of our Play Reading Series on Zoom on Sunday, June 21st, at 7PM EDT. You must have access to a computer, laptop or iPad in order to participate in the Play Reading.

REHEARSALS: Tuesday, June 16th and Thursday, June 18th from 3pm-5pm and Saturday, June 20th at 1pm.

To obtain audition sides please email us your picture and resume to RiantTheatre@gmail.com.

Synopsis: After Kelly finds out her fiance cheated on her, she attempts to hide out at her brother's place. But when Tess, the woman Kelly's fiance was cheating with, shows up on their doorstep insisting they talk, Kelly is forced to get off the couch and really consider what her next step will be.

Character breakdown

Kelly, a woman in her late twenties.

Peter, Kelly's brother, also in his late twenties.

Narrator and Cassy, Peter's girlfriend, early twenties.

Tess, a woman in her early forties.


A Tribute To GEORGE FLOYD

Many Photos by Ron Foster of RonLouisPhotos

Original Music: YOU BRING THE BEAUTIFUL by Don Rosenthal

A Tribute To GEORGE FLOYD