18th Annual New Voice Play Festival
Tuesday, May 15th at 7:00pm
Thursday, May 17th at 7:00pm
Don’t miss this opportunity to perform in a new work; be one of the first to play a role!
The Wonder of You
by Bara Swain - New York, NY
Directed by Rene Zabel
Two, seemingly, perfect strangers meet by a small-town Georgian, street bench. They are both looking for answers to the past. Mike has come home hoping to come to terms with his past for his present family. Sara must come to terms with her present to leave her past. Is this meeting accidental or magical thinking?
by Amy Hebb - Brunswick, MD
Directed by Lee Hebb
Ellie is still reeling from the abrupt ending of her 25-year marriage after her ex-husband Stuart left her for a much younger woman. Ellie’s composure and dignity are challenged when she finds herself attending the wedding of her former sister-in-law, and is seated at the same table as her ex-husband and his barely legal girlfriend. Ellie, along with Gary, a new friend she has made through a mutual interest, must navigate the nuptials; and the uncomfortable silences. Then, when Stuart suddenly reveals a secret; Ellie is reeling once again, as she must decide between her old life, or new possibilities
by Steffi Rubini - Chapel Hill, NC
Directed by Valorie Phillips
Two sisters get together for a long overdue night out. As different as night and day, the designer and sibling, a stay-at-home mom, explore their relationship in The Closet. Erin - the youngest, in her late 30s to early 40s, is a successful fashion designer. Caroline - the eldest, in her late 40s to early 50s, is a busy stay at home mom raising three children
by Jennifer Hart - Arlington, VA
Directed by Erin “Beth” Bracket
A raging thunderstorm grounds all planes at an airport. Eleanor, an older woman, invites three strangers back to her home for some food and comfort. Kurt, a middle-aged businessman, Tyler, a late teen/early 20's kid, and Sherri, a 20's/30's mother. All three strangers are impatient to continue their travels, but are grateful for their unknown savior, however, they have no idea what they are in store for, as Eleanor has an agenda of her own with her new crop of stranded travelers.
You can complete this and bring it with you to the auditions, saving you some time and effort when you arrive. Forms will also be available at the auditions.
Dinner & a Show