For Immediate Release
Springfield Community Players to kick off 100th Anniversary with AMAZING shows, Auditions planned!
Springfield, V.T. – The Springfield Community Players (SCP) announces auditions for the upcoming 2020 Season! Auditions will be held on Saturday, March 14th, 10:00am – 2:00pm at the SCP Studio on 165 South St, Springfield. Shows we will be auditioning for are; Marjorie Prime, directed by John MacDonald, The Drag by Mae West, directed by Rebecca Skrypeck, and Clue: On Stage, directed by Todd Hutchinson.
Marjorie Prime will be directed this year by John MacDonald. Marjorie Prime takes place in the year 2062 and focuses on Love, Death and Dementia. The main character Marjorie speak with her deceased husband Walter through a futuristic hologram and needs to come to grips with the loss of her husband and the onset of her dementia and her own death. Marjorie Prime went on to become a made for television movie starring Lois Smith, Geena Davis, John Hamm and Tim Robbins.
The Drag by Mae West Directed this year by Rebecca Skrypeck. The Drag is a dramatic play written by Mae West under her pen name Jane Mast. The play opened in out-of-town tryouts in New Jersey and Connecticut, but was later forced to close for its portrayal of homosexuality and cross-dressing. The play never opened on Broadway, as West had planned.
Clue: On Stage will be directed by Todd Hutchinson. This will be Todd’s directorial debut at the SCP. Clue is the beloved classic of who dun it! With multiple characters and an amazing set of secret passages this show will be a must see!
Youth of high-school age and adults of all ages and types are invited to audition. For more information, please email [email protected]. If the announced audition time is inconvenient, please call the Springfield Community Players at 802-885-4098 to speak with our President John MacDonald.