Posted by | Nigel Alston
The North Carolina Black Repertory Company (NCBRC) is accepting submissions for Maid’s Door by Cheryl L. Davis; directed by Jackie Alexander. Please email pictures and resumes to Ivan Mosely at firstname.lastname@example.org.
May Production (Winston-Salem, NC)
May 6 through May 17 Tuesday through Friday 4 -10pm, Saturdays 11-7pm, Sundays 1-8pm
May 18-May 21, Thursday through Saturday at 7pm, Saturday and Sunday matinees at 3pm.
July Production (Boone, NC)
Rehearsals Saturday July 8 through Wednesday July 12 (Times TBD)
Thursday July 13 and Friday July 14
August Production (Winston-Salem, NC)
Rehearsal/Performance: July 31-August 4
A family is pushed to the breaking point as they struggle to save their beloved matriarch from being robbed of a glorious present by ghosts from her past.
SEEKING THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERS:
MRS. LEWIS/ADELA/ANGELA: (actress cast will play all three roles). Caucasian, late 20s to mid 30’s. Mrs. Lewis is Ida’s former employer (appears in Ida’s flashbacks); nervous, unsure of herself but tries to appear in control. Adela is an Eastern European immigrant who works as a cleaning lady for Betty’s family (actress must be able to do an Eastern European accent). Angela is a graphic designer; the daughter of Mrs. Lewis.
CASE: Betty’s husband, African American, late 30’s to early 40’s, more easy going than his wife, grew up in Scarsdale and Martha’s Vineyard.
SARAH/YOUNG BETTY: Sarah is Ida’s granddaughter, African American, early teens. Young Betty appears in Ida’s flashbacks. Energetic and curious.
DR. PATEL: South Asian, mid 30’s and older, male or female actor. Ida’s doctor.