Auditions

Catch Me If You Can

Written by Robert Thomas
Adapted from the French by Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert
Directed by Ed Starr

Audition Dates

Monday & Wednesday October 22 & 24, 2018 beginning at 8:00pm
At the Gaithersburg Arts Barn
311 Kent Square Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Pre-register for the auditions here: October 22 or October 24.

Production Dates

Fridays (8PM), Saturdays (11AM & 2PM), & Sundays (2PM): January 4 – 20

About the Play

An advertising man who has brought his bride to the boss’ mountain cottage for a honeymoon calls the local police to investigate her sudden disappearance. Enter a pretty young girl who insists over his protests that she is his missing wife. A priest backs up her story. A funny little man who owns a delicatessen enters and before you know it there are two murders at the isolated lodge.

 

Characters Description
Daniel Corban a newlywed businessman
Inspector Levine a local police officer
Father Kelleher a priest, older man
Elizabeth Corban a pretty, young woman claiming to Daniel’s wife
Sidney owner of Sydney’s Sandwich Shoppe—a combination Lindy’s and local general store
Everett Parker Daniel’s boss
Mrs. Parker Everett’s wife

Production Calendar

Rehearsals in Blue. Performances in Red.

Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
October
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 Aud 23 Aud Call backs 26 27
28 29 30 31
November
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
December
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 Load in
30 31
January
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31

Critique will be Wednesday, December 12. All actors MUST attend critique. It is imperative that you notify us in advance of any expected conflicts or absences.

Load-in and light hang will take place on Saturday, December 29. There may be a cue to cue that evening time permitting. Tech rehearsal will be Sunday, December 30.

Pickup rehearsals are scheduled for Thursday, Janaury 10 and Thursday, January 17.

Conflicts

Please check this schedule carefully and list any conflicts you may have with rehearsal dates on your audition registration form. Many directors will not allow you to add conflicts after the show has been cast and rehearsals begin. SCHEDULE CONFLICTS WILL NOT NECESSARILY PREVENT YOU FROM BEING CAST.

If you are cast in this show, you agree to

  1. Attend all rehearsals when you are scheduled unless other arrangements have been made in advance.
  2. Be on time, ready to begin and prepared to stay until rehearsal is over.
  3. Attend any extra rehearsals that are added after critique.
  4. Provide your own makeup.
  5. Help prepare (build, paint, sew, gather) and strike the set, costumes, and/or props.
  6. Help load in and load out for rehearsals and shows, as necessary.
  7. Abide by the rules of The Montgomery Playhouse.
  8. Encourage friends and relations to attend performances.

The Montgomery Playhouse is an all-volunteer organization and strongly supports the rights of all its volunteers to work in an environment free from all forms of discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or other protected criteria under state or federal law. Discrimination, harassment or intimidation of a volunteer will not be tolerated and may be grounds for removal from participation with the organization.

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