our May Show!!!
Written by William Inge
Directed by Bill King
Opening Night Friday!
2 tickets for the price of 1
AUDITIONS FOR PICNIC!!!!!!
will be held for our production of PICNIC by Wm Inge on Feb. 22nd at
2pm & Feb. 24th at 7:30 pm at Wesley Hall in Spring Lake.
10 actors. All roles are open. 2 women age 16-25, 2 men age 25-35, 4
women age 35-50, 1 man age 45-60 and 1 woman age 60-90.
The production opens May 1st.
play takes place on Labor day Weekend in the joint backyards of
middle-aged widows. The one house belongs to Flo Owens,
who lives there
with her two maturing daughters, Madge and Millie,
and a boarder who is
a spinster school teacher.
The other house belongs to Helen Potts, who
lives with her elderly and
invalid mother. Into this female atmosphere
comes a young man
named Hal Carter, whose animal vitality seriously
upsets the entire
group. Hal is a most interesting character, a child
who ignored him, self-conscious of his failings and his
behind the eight ball. Flo is sensitively wary of temptations
her daughters. Madge, bored with being only a beauty,
her chances for a wealthy marriage for the
excitement Hal promises.
sister, Millie, finds her balance for the first time through the
stranger's brief attention. And the spinster is stirred to make
issue out of the dangling courtship that has brightened her
life in a
dreary, minor way.
May 1, 8 - 8pm
May 2, 9 - 8pm
May 3, 10 - 2pm