Auditions: One Act Festival

The Sterling Playmakers announces OPEN auditions for the “What If … What Then?” One Act Festival. The audition form is posted here. We will have forms at the auditions as well – filling it out in advance speeds up the process for you!

Auditions will be held at the Sterling Community Center, 120 Enterprise Street, Sterling VA 20164
Friday August 18 6:30PM – 9:00PM
Saturday August 19 1:00PM – 4:00PM

Show dates are September 29, 30, and October 1st.

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the scripts. You can audition for more than one play.

First rehearsal will be on Tuesday August 22 at 7:00PM. Everyone (actors, directors) are required to attend. Paperwork and other items will be done at the first rehearsals, and the rehearsal schedules will be handed out. A tentative rehearsal schedule is posted here (you will need to click to August to see the start of the schedule).

Here are the 8 plays that will be performed.

For synopses and character descriptions of the 8 shows being performed, click here.

I Shot The Seagulls by Bob Rosenberg
Based on the play “The Seagull” by Anton Chekhov (1895)

I am, R.U.? by Mike Brennan
Based on the play “R.U.R.” By Karel Capek (1920)

UH, HELLO by Daniel Potter
Based on the play “Othello” by William Shakespeare (1601)

Working Stiff by Joe Campanella
Based on characters from the play “Dracula” by Hamilton Deane (1924), revised by John L. Balderston (1927)

Romeo & Juliet Are Dead by Gregg W. Carter
Based on the play “Romeo & Juliet” By William Shakespeare (1597)

MUCH ADO ABOUT SOMETHING KILL CLAUDIO By Megan Fraedrich
A sequel to “Much Ado About Nothing” by William Shakespeare (1599)

WHERE, OH WHERE IS GODOT? (AND OTHER QUESTIONS) By Mike Brennan
Based on the play “Waiting forGodot” by Samuel Beckett (1953)

Passion’s Slave By Jackie Pittman
Based on the play “Hamlet” By William Shakespeare