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“Greetings, Prophet! The Great Work Begins.”

Directed by
Andy Briggs

Auditioning 11.00am 7th July 2024

 

Interested in auditioning for this production? Fill out your online audition form here. Please note, you only need to submit one form which includes all roles you are interested in across the 2024-25 season.

Production Synopsis A fabulous opportunity to be part of this rarely done epic masterpiece consisting of two full plays.

These will be performed on alternate nights over an extended run.

Production dates are as follows 8th October to 19th October 2024. A twelve day run, with six performances of each play.

Although only eight actors required for the cast, each play multi roles. Some of opposite gender.

Please note that there will be an early start date for rehearsals as this is a production of TWO full length plays (we will be starting shortly after the casting meeting which takes place on the 11th July). There will also potentially weekend rehearsals will be required to work around prior commitments.

AS AN EXTENDED RUN, PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS PRODUCTION INCLUDES MATINEES AND TWO NIGHTS OF NO PERFORMANCE. YOU CAN FIND THE RUNNING ORDER BELOW:

Wednesday 9th  – 7.30 pm – PART ONE

Thursday 10th – 7.30 pm – PART ONE

Friday 11th – 7.30 pm – PART ONE

Saturday 12th – 2 pm – PART ONE

Saturday 12th – 7.30 pm – PART TWO

Sunday 13th – 2 pm – PART ONE

Sunday 13th – 7.30 pm – PART TWO

Monday 14th – NO PERFORMANCES

Tuesday 15th – NO PERFORMANCES

Wednesday 16th – 7.30 pm – PART TWO

Thursday 17th – 7.30 pm – PART TWO

Friday 18th Oct – 7.30 pm – PART TWO

Saturday 19th – 2 pm – PART ONE

Saturday 19th – 7.30 pm – PART TWO

 

Characters

Roy M Cohn (Prior 2, The Angel Antarctica) – 40 upwards. Roy is a successful New York lawyer and unofficial power broker. Based on the all too real Roy M. Cohn.

Joseph Porter Pitt (Prior1, The Eskimo, The Father, The Angel Europa) – 25 upwards. Joseph is chief clerk for Justice Theodore Wilson of the Federal Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. He is also. Mormon, married to Harper and a closeted homosexual.

Harper Amaty Pitt (Martin Heller, The Angel Africanii) – 25 upwards. Harper is Joe’s wife, an agoraphobic with a mild Valium addiction.

Louis Ironson (The Angel Australia) – 25 upwards. Louis is a word processor working for the Second Circuit Court of Appeal.

Prior Walter (The Man In The Park) – 25 upwards. Prior is Louis’s partner. He lives with great style off a small trust fund. One time drag artist, at the start of the play we discover he has been diagnosed HIV positive.

Hannah Porter Pitt (Rabbi Isidor Chemelwitz, Ethel Rosenberg, Aleksii Antedilluvianovich Prelapsarianov, Henry, The Angel Asiatica) – 50 upwards. Hannah is Joe’s mother. A Mormon living in Salt Lake City living off her deceased husband’s army pension. She moves to New York when Joe confesses his homosexuality to her.

Belize (Mr Lies, Voice Of Caleb, The Angel Oceania) – 25 upwards. Belize is an registered nurse and former flamboyant drag queen. Great friend and former lover of Prior. He is African American.

The Angel (The Voice, Emily, Sister Ella Chapter, A Homeless Woman, The Mother, Voice Of Orrin) – Age.....who knows?! The Angel is four divine emanations, Fluor, Phosphor, Lumen and Candle. She is MAGNIFICENT! Extraordinary to behold. She is the embodiment of the Continental Principality of America.