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Upcoming Auditions — Almost, Maine

Goshen Players, Inc, will be holding open auditions for its fall 2018 play, Almost, Maine written by John Cariani. The production will be directed by Joe Guttadauro. Auditions will take place on Monday, August 6th, 2018 from 7pm - 9pm, Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 from 7pm - 9pm and Thursday, August 9th from 7pm - 9pm at the Goshen Old Town Hall, 2 North St., at the Rotary Junction of Rts 4 & 63, Goshen, CT 06756.

If you would like to audition but cannot make the scheduled times please contact the Director to make alternate arrangements.

Production dates are October 26, 27, November 2, 3, 9 and 10 at 8:00 pm and October 28 and November 4 at 3:00 pm.

Casting Details:
Seeking 4 women ages 20-35 and 4 men ages 20-35
All Roles are Available for Audition.
Some roles require physical action – being hit, falling, backward or forward roll.

Rehearsal schedule: Rehearsals will be scheduled based on the availability of the actors and the Director. Rehearsals will be required in the evenings of the week of 10.14.2018. Attendance will also be required at rehearsals on 10.21, 10.22, 10.23 and 10.24 – absolutely no exceptions.

About Almost, Maine: A place that's so far north, it's almost not in the United States. It's almost in Canada. And it's not quite a town, because its residents never got around to getting organized. So it almost doesn't exist.

One cold, clear, winter night, as the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above, the residents of Almost, Maine, find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and hilarious ways. Knees are bruised. Hearts are broken. But the bruises heal, and the hearts mend—almost—in this delightful piece for actors and their audiences.

Described by the author, John Cariani, as "a Midwinter Night's Dream", the play is a series of nine amiably absurdist vignettes about love, with a touch of good-natured magic realism thrown in to each. A true piece for actors and audiences, this is a beautifully structured play, with wonderful surprise endings – most, but not all of them, happy.

Questions?: Email Director Joe Guttadauro at joeguttadauro@sbcglobal.net