Adapted by Joseph Robinette. From the novel by L.M. Montgomery
Monday, March 25, 7pm Wednesday, March 27th 7pm Saturday, March 30th 10:30am (callbacks by request)
Looking for 9 adults (5 women, 4 men) AND 8 young adults: (6 girls, 2 boys) to bting this classic story to life on stage.
Please wear comfortable clothing and be prepared to perform cold readings from the script and selected pieces.
Young actors interested in the roles of Anne, Gilbert, Diana, Marilla, or Josie: please prepare a short monologue or story to share.
Resumes and/or headshots are optional.
Rehearsals will begin the week of April 1st and will be held Mondays, Tuesdays and Sundays, with some potential Wednesdays included.
Director: Jill Zarcone, firstname.lastname@example.org, or (860) 690-0926 for additional information.
Performance Dates: May 31st, June 1st, 2nd, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Synopsis: Anne Shirley, a young orphan is sent to live with Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert, siblings who had originally decided to adopt a boy from the orphanage to help Matthew run their farm at Green Gables, in the town of Avonlea. Through a misunderstanding, the orphanage sends Anne instead. As a child of imagination, Anne takes much joy in life and adapts quickly, thriving in the close-knit farming village. Her imagination and talkativeness soon brighten up Green Gables.