Want to be on stage at an Ignite! production? Here’s information on our upcoming auditions. Ignite auditions usually consist of “cold readings” from the script. While it is always good to be familiar with the script/show prior to auditions but is not a requirement for casting. Please come dressed in appropriate attire for movement and be willing to work with others. Auditions start at 6:30pm unless otherwise noted.
February 19 & 20 – A Shayna Maidel by Barbara Lebow
Director Susan Hardie will be seeking 4 women and 2 men for this powerful drama. A Polish family separated by WWII finally reunites 16 years later. The contrast between the daughter held in the camps and the daughter who has grown up American is painfully apparent as they learn to become a family once again. Performances are April 13-29.
Rose Weiss (woman to appear early 20s) – Girl who has grown up American and has little memory of Poland
Mordechai Weiss (man to appear late 60s) – Father who brought Rose to America.
Lusia Weiss Pechenik (woman to appear late 20s) – Girl who grew up in the concentration camps and has been in Poland all her life
Duvid Pechenik (man to appear 30s) – Lusia’s husband
Mama (to appear various ages) – Mother of Rose and Lucia