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Community Players' Fantasy Theater presents Fractured
Fairy Tales, four original family-friendly
fairytale one-acts, as part of the theater’s children and
family-themed division. Produced by Julie Anne Nolan.
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Fairy Tales are a funny spin on familiar
and new fairy tales. The show will feature:
The Gingerbread Haus by John A.C. Kennedy from
Springfield and directed by Sarah DiVizio from Chester, based on
“Hansel and Gretel”
The King’s New Duds by Lauri MacMillan
from Rockaway and directed by Alicia Harabin from
Somerville, based on “The Emperor’s New Clothes
Snow White and the
Seven Entrepreneurs by Robin
Blasberg from Ellicott City, MD, and directed by Kacey Hunt of
Rahway, based on “Snow White and the Seven Dwarves”
The Dowry of Princess
Talia by Greg Lam from Boston, MA and
directed by Bill Kaufman from Paterson, a new and fairy tale in
which the princess takes charge of her own destiny.
Send us your One Act Scripts JERSEY
Community Players is seeking original one-act plays or musicals
written by New Jersey (or New Jersey connected) authors, for Jersey
Voices' 28th Annual Production.
The submission DEADLINE is MARCH 6, 2022, only ONE MONTH
AWAY! Play submissions can be of any genre, style, length
up to 15 minutes and are limited to three per playwright.
At its core, theater is a collaborative art form. Our goal at Jersey
Voices is to encourage the vibrant exchange of ideas that is only
possible by staging new material. To further this mission, you may be
contacted after the deadline with the opportunity to further develop
your piece alongside a director and cast.
Selected pieces will be performed in our Black Box Theater, the Chatham Playhouse, on the last
weekend in July and first weekend in August. All submissions are
accepted by e-mail only to: JerseyVoicesNJ@gmail.com.
Eleven-year-old Winnie Foster yearns for a life of adventure beyond
her white picket fence, but not until she becomes unexpectedly
entwined with the Tuck Family does she get more than she could have
imagined. When Winnie learns of the magic behind the Tuck’s unending
youth, she must fight to protect their secret from those who would do
anything for a chance at eternal life. As her adventure unfolds,
Winnie faces an extraordinary choice: return to her life or continue
with the Tucks on their infinite journey.
Based on best-selling children’s classic by Natalie Babbitt and
adapted for the stage by Claudia Shear and Tim Federle, Tuck
Everlasting features a soaring score from Chris Miller and Nathan
2015 Suzi Bass Award for Outstanding Musical Production
PICK! "Tuck startles with its emotional
resonance and theatrical force! A warm-spirited and piercingly
touching musical!" - The New York Times
Chatham Players will hold auditions for Tim Firth’s play, Calendar Girls on Sunday,
March 6th, and Monday, March 7th, from 7pm – 9:30pm.
All auditions will occur at The Chatham Playhouse, 23 North Passaic Ave.
Production dates are May 6 thru 21, 2022 with rehearsals to begin
mid-March. Joseph Porter directs.
play follows six middle-aged women in a rural Yorkshire chapter of
the Women's Institute, an organization whose members plan community
outreach events. After one of its members loses her husband to
cancer, the group decides to raise money in the husband's name
through unconventional means: producing an annual WI chapter calendar
that features its members in the buff. As the calendar becomes an
international sensation, the women's relationships are tested and
their personal lives transformed, whether through gaining the
confidence to stand up for themselves, the courage to acknowledge
personal loss, or the hope to imagine a future a bit less isolated
than the present.
Joseph Porter seeks 10 women (ages 25 and up) and 4 men (ages
25-60). He asks that you are familiar with the play and to be
prepared to read from sides, which will be found on Chatham Players’ website and will be
available at the audition. As far as accents, the women of
the real calendar came from many parts of the country. Actors
should resist the pressure to perform any kind of Yorkshire accent.
Comfortable attire recommended.
Please visit our Calendar Girls Audition page for
character breakdowns and audition sides. The Chatham Players have an
open call casting policy. ALL roles are open, none are precast, and
everyone is encouraged to audition. Any questions, please call email Casting@ChathamPlayers.org.
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