The next meeting of Playwrights of Denton is scheduled for Feb. 17. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, Feb. 16 at noon that you'll be bringing something to read and/or talk about, or we'll cancel this month's meeting.
Congratulations to the all-Play Readers cast and crew of A Need for Less Expertise,
which competed in the AACT/TNT QuadFest last weekend and advanced to
the state competition (mid-March in Lewisville again). You can see it
for yourself at a fundraising performance Feb. 14 at 8 pm--tickets will
Play Readers of Denton will meet Tuesday, Feb. 24, at 7 pm to read a play
out loud. Last week, we read and adjudicated a submission for the Method and Madness New Plays competition and read Sarah Treem's A Feminine Ending in anticipation of this weekend's auditions.
Those auditions will be held at the DCT POINTBank Black Box on Saturday, Feb. 14, and Sunday, Feb. 15 from 2-5 pm. The Black Box is located at 318 E. Hickory. If needed, callbacks will be held Monday, Feb. 16 at 7:30 pm at the Campus Theatre. The show is directed by Play Reader Mandy Rausch.
Auditions are open – no
appointments. Resumes and headshots are appreciated, but not required. Please
come prepared to do readings from the script and have a short interview with
the director. Roles are available for 2 women and 2 men.
AMANDA, Mid 20s, oboist, aspiring composer.
JACK, Mid 20s, singer,
up-and-coming pop star.
KIM, Early 50s, Amanda’s mother. Homemaker.
*DAVID, Early 50s, Amanda’s father. Insurance
BILLY, Mid 20s, Postman.
*The role of David has been cast.
Performance dates are March 27th and 28th at 7:30pm
and March 29th at 2:00pm.
Rehearsals will begin February 23rd, and will be
held no more than 4 days a week until the week leading up to performances.