Casting notice for “Journey’s End”
Producer Ray Tatar and Director Mark Heckman announce casting for:
“JOURNEY’S END” by R.C. Sherriff at Wilkerson Theater, 1725, 25th Street Sacramento, CA 95818.
Auditions: SATURDAY MARCH 8, 10AM TO NOON
Bring a resumé and headshot (if you have these).
Call Ray Tatar 916-600-9536 with any questions.
Sherriff’s 1929 play is about life in the trenches in the First World War. This powerful play endures in the tradition of great drama because until wars are at an end, the human race will continue to question what our reaction should be to the cycle of killing and being killed in the name of foreign policy. Sherriff’s play creates real characters, some of whom deal better than others with the stresses of warfare in the trenches, the close proximity of the enemy and the pointlessness and inevitability of dying. Continue reading
California Stage one of six theaters in the U.S. chosen to present “The Vanishing Point”
California Stage will bring four provocative plays to Sacramento audiences throughout 2014. The theatre will open its 23rd season with the world premiere of Nedra Pezold Roberts’ captivating new drama The Vanishing Point, followed by RC Sherriff’s Journey’s End, Peter Weiss’ Marat/Sade, and Rick Foster’s Love Isadora.
California Stage is one of six theaters in the United States chosen to present an award-winning world premiere from the American Association of Community Theaters’ first annual AACTNewPlayFest. The Vanishing Point by Nedra Pezold Roberts, chosen from 250 entries, tells the powerful story of one family in danger of disintegrating almost as quickly as the fragile Louisiana bayous on which they’ve depended for centuries. The play will open March 29th to run five weekends through April 27th, 2014 and will be directed by Ray Tatar. Continue reading
California Stage Presents the World Premiere of a National Award-winning Play
California Stage premieres Nedra Pezold Roberts’ powerful, national award-winning new play The Vanishing Point starting March 29th as part of the American Association of Community Theatre’s (AACT) 1st annual AACTNewPlayFest.
The Vanishing Point is one of six winning plays chosen from over 250 entries and presented by California Stage and other participating theatres during the national AACTNewPlayFest. Modeling its newest initiative on Texas Non-Profit Theatres’ POPS (Producing Original Plays) program, AACT hopes to give talented playwrights greater exposure while developing new, relevant work for audiences around the country to enjoy. All winning plays will be published in anthology by Dramatic Publishing Company. Continue reading