Moon Over Buffalo
Calling all directors
The Claire vg Thomas Theatre is looking for directors and plays for the 2019-2020 season.
CLICK HERE to down load a director’s submission form. (Submit proposals online or in person to the Artistic Coordinators, Ruth Posthuma or Celeste Larson) We typically do 2 or 3 musicals and 1 or 2 plays during our Fall-Holiday-Winter and Spring season. Submissions are due by January 2, 2019, at the latest. Any questions email Ruth Posthuma (email@example.com) or Celeste Larson (firstname.lastname@example.org). Don’t hesitate submitting more than one play/musical -- this gives us more options in creating a new season.
Please pass this information on to prospective directors.
For Those interested in auditioning for Our Town.
The play calls for 24 actors (with opportunity for doubling).
6-7 roles for men (40-50) 2-5 roles for men (20-30)
3-4 roles for women (40-50) 1-2 roles for women (20-30)
2 roles for boys (10-13) 1 role for girls (10-13)
Stage Manager Auditions: 7:00 PM Monday, Nov 19th (at The Claire)
All other cast Auditions: 7:00 PM Monday Dec. 3rd, Callbacks: 7:00 PM Tuesday, Dec 4th (at The Claire)
Please be aware that Our Town calls for actors of all ages: children, high school age, mothers, fathers, grandfathers and grandmothers. There is also a great opportunity for a widely diverse cast.
Mentioned below are excerpts of scenes that will be read at the auditions.
For the role of the Stage Manager: (Nov 19th)
Act 1 starting with their line "The sky is beginning to show some streaks of light" to "this is the back door."
Act 2 starting with their line "There are a lot of things to be said about a wedding" to "twain't very long, anyway."
Act 1 starting with George's line, "Hsst! Emily" to Emily's line "Goodnight, George."
Act 2 starting with George's line "Emily, why are you mad at me? to Emily's line, "Well, thank you...I would."
Act 1 starting with Dr. Gibbs' line "George, can you come down a minute?" to George's line, "yes, Pa."
Act 2 starting with Dr. Gibbs' line, "I was remembering my wedding day, Julia." to Mrs. Gibbs' line, "Come and get your breakfast."
Mrs. Gibbs/Mrs. Webb:
Act 1 starting with Mrs. Gibbs line, "Now Myrtle, I've got to tell you something" to Mrs. Gibbs' line "You ought to see a country where they don't talk in English..."
Rebecca and Joe Crowell:
Act 1 starting with Rebecca's line, "I never told you about that letter Jane Crofut got from her minister" to George's line, "What do you know!"
Act 1 starting with Joe Crowell's line, "Morning, Doc Gibbs" to Joe Crowell's line, "No, sir."
Holiday Musical 2015/16
Spring Musical 2016
Summer Youth Theater 2016
Summer Camp 2017
"Scrooge the Musical" Christmas 2017