Montgomery Playhouse will hold a staged reading series – Montgomery Playhouse Spotlight – in 2015. The Spotlight series consists of 3 plays with rehearsals on Friday and Saturday night (7:30 pm to 10:00 pm) and performance on Sunday evening (curtain at 7:30 pm). Each performance will be followed by a short talkback with the audience.

Plays include:

An Evening with Edgar Allan Poe performance March 29, 2015

The Cave Dwellers by William Saroyan performance April 19, 2015

The Reluctant Dragon a comedy for young audiences performance June 14, 2015

MP is seeking directors for The Cave Dwellers and The Reluctant Dragon. Auditions were held in February and all parts are cast. Staging will be limited with no scenery or special lighting. Interested directors are invited to submit their resumes to Loretto McNally at

Please include:

Your name and contact information (email and phone number(s)

Your directing experience

Why you are interested in directing and which play interests you

This staged reading series is a new undertaking for Montgomery Playhouse and we encourage all interested directors to submit a resume.


The Montgomery Playhouse is the oldest continuously performing community theater in the Washington Metro.

Productions take place in the 99-seat theatre at the Arts Barn in Gaithersburg, MD.

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Montgomery Playhouse is an all volunteer community theater. There is no compensation.