Painting Churches is a COMEDY/DRAMA by Tina Howe and will be directed by Helen Fashbaugh.
Audition Dates: November 11th, 2018 – 4:00 p.m.
November 12th, 2018 – 6:00 p.m.
(or by appointment—call Helen at 906-932-2751)
Audition Location: Theatre North, Ironwood, MI
Performance Dates: February 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 13
Fanny Church (female, in her 60’s)*
Gardner Church (male, in his 70’s)*
Mags Church (female, in her 20’s or 30’s)*
*Actor ages may be somewhat flexible
Gardner and Fanny Church are preparing to move out of their Beacon Hill house to their summer cottage on Cape Cod. Gardner, a famous poet and professor, is now retired. He slips in and out of senility as his wife, Fanny, valiantly tries to keep them both afloat. They have asked their daughter, Mags, to come home and help them move. Mags agrees, for she hopes as well to finally paint their portrait. She is now on the verge of artistic celebrity herself and hopes, by painting her parents, to come to terms with them and they with her. Mags triumphs in the end as Fanny and Gardner actually step through the frame and become a work of art ineffable and timeless.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT HELEN AT 906-932-2751 or firstname.lastname@example.org