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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

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Audition Dates:

Sunday, January 17, 2016 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday, January 18, 2016 at 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Show Synopsis

Step back in time and onto the plantation with Maggie, Brick and the family as they celebrate the 65th birthday of Big Daddy and immerse yourself in Williams’ classic American drama. Sins of the past and desperate hopes for the future collide within this tortured saga of family dynamics and greed. 

“A play of tremendous dramatic impact…enormous theatrical power.” –NY Post

Presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc

THERE IS NO SHOW ON EASTER SUNDAY.

Audition Notes

The Barn Theatre in Montville, New Jersey continues its 88th Season by holding open auditions on Sunday January 17th and Monday January 18th for its upcoming production of “Cat On A Hot Tin Roof”, written by Tennessee Williams.“Cat On A Hot Tin Roof” will be directed by Roseann Ruggiero.

AUDITION DATES: Sunday, January 17, 2016 7pm – 9:30 pm and Monday, January 18, 2016 7pm – 9:30 pm

PERFORMANCE DATES: March 18, 2016 - April 10, 2016 (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays and possible Thursdays)

SHOW DESCRIPTION:

The story of a Southern family in crisis, especially the husband Brick and wife Maggie, and their interaction with Brick's family at a gathering on the family estate to celebrate the birthday of patriarch Big Daddy and his clean bill of health. All except Big Daddy and Big Mama are aware of Big Daddy's true fatal diagnosis. Throughout the course of the play, it becomes clear that the family has long constructed a web of mendacity.

CAST REQUIREMENTS:

Actors are asked to arrive to sign in within the first hour of the audition start time. All roles are available. Casting is open, and newcomers are especially welcomed. Crew and other volunteers are also needed for the event. If interested, please contact info@barntheatre.org

The Barn Theatre is located at 32 Skyline Drive in Montville, NJ, just minutes off Route 287 (Exit 47). For more information or directions, call 973-334-9320 ext. 5, or visit www.barntheatre.org

Performance Dates

Friday, March 18, 2016 at 8pm
Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 2pm
Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 2pm
Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 8pm
Friday, April 1, 2016 at 8pm
Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 8pm
Sunday, April 3, 2016 at 2pm
Friday, April 8, 2016 at 8pm
Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 8pm
Sunday, April 10, 2016 at 2pm

Administrivia

Actors are asked to arrive to sign in within the first hour of the audition start time. All roles are available. Casting is open, and newcomers are especially welcomed. Crew and other volunteers are also needed for the event. If interested, please contact info@barntheatre.org

The Barn does not charge a participation fee.

***IMPORTANT: You will be asked to list ALL potential conflict dates AT THE TIME of your audition, (NOT after casting). Please be prepared with your calendar and out-dates, as a rehearsal schedule will be generated based upon availability of staff and cast.

The Barn is an all-volunteer organization, we are unable to provide housing or offer remuneration.