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Actor Casting Call for
Love, Loss and What I Wore
BY NORA AND DELIA EPHRON
BASED ON THE BESTSELLING BOOK BY ILENE BECKERMAN
DIRECTED BY JAMES DOUGLASS
Audition Dates: March 11 & 12, 2019 at 7 p.m.
Audition Location: Rochester Civic Theatre Company, Studio Theatre
Performance Dates: April 25-27, May 2-4 at 7 p.m. and May 5, 2019 at 2 p.m.
Performance Venue: Rochester Civic Theatre's Studio Theater
Private Booking: Zumbrota State Theatre, May 18, 2019 at 7 p.m.
CONTACT: James Douglass, Director
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A play of monologues and ensemble pieces about women, clothes and memory covering all the important subjects—mothers, prom dresses, mothers, buying bras, mothers, hating purses and why we only wear black. Based on the bestselling book by Ilene Beckerman.
"Funny, compelling…Brought down the house…but [the play] is not a comedy: A story about black cowboy boots becomes a sad tale of being underappreciated in a relationship; a tale of two women shopping for their wedding outfits ends bittersweetly; and the recollection of a new bra is a quiet testament to a women's search for dignity while undergoing treatment for breast cancer." —NY Times. "So funny and so powerful; so dear and sweet; so remindful of our female wiles, our worries, our insecurities, our remembrances of mother, father, sisters, brothers, lovers—I think it can't miss." —WowOwow.com.
DETAILS: Full Length, Comic/Drama; 5 Women (doubling, flexible casting). Non-Equity; all performers will receive a stipend of $15/performance with potential bonuses at ticket benchmarks. All women cast will play multiple roles.
Setting: New York, Present day and a lifetime before.