Sun, Jan 22, 2017
Audition—You Can't Take it with You
Location: 9021 Dayton Ave, North Beach MD 20714
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 9:00 PM (04:00 Duration)
Posted By: Maelee Byram
Auditions are open for adults age 18+. Please bring your calendar of commitments through April. Rehearsals are Sunday, Monday and Thursday evenings Feb 2—April 29. Show opens Thursday April 30 and runs 2 weekends through April 9. All rehearsals and performances will be at the Boys and Girls Club—9021 Dayton Ave, North Beach MD 20714
“You Can’t Take It With You” is a play set in 1936, right after the Great Depression. There are references to tax revolt, discussions of mysticism, and other things going on in that period. Many members of the family are not genetic members, they simply come to the house one day and end up staying for years.
Martin Vanderhof (Grandpa) The head of household, free-spirited celebrator of life and role model to all.
Penelope Sycamore (Penny) Grandpa’s daughter, mother of Essie and Alice, writer and painter, a true nurturer.
Paul Sycamore Penny’s husband and maker of fireworks with partner…
Mr. De Pinna who also models for Penny’s painting
Essie is a would be ballerina who loves making up candy recipes
Ed is married to Essie, prints flyers to put in candy boxes and sells them. Writes music for the xylophone he also plays.
Rheba The maid/”family” member who also prepares food
Donald Rheba’s boyfriend and helper who is on relief
Alice is a daughter of the Sycamores, the only one who works outside the home, might be called “normal”
Tony Kirby is in love with Alice. He is VP on the company where Alice works.
Mr. Kirby Tony’s father, owner of the company, raises orchids as a hobby
Mrs. Kirby Tony’s mother, proper lady with interest in mysticism
Boris Kolenkhov Essie’s Russian ballet teacher concerned about politics in Russia, very loud and opinionated.
Henderson tax man makes one appearance (small role).
Gay Welington Drunk actress Penny wants to act in a play she wrote. (small role)
Three Law Enforcement Men One appearance…(small roles).
Olga Katrina Grand Duchess of Russia and friend of Boris. (small role).
Printed from the So. Md. Online Community Calendar