Cloverdale Playhouse Announces Auditions:


Directed by Greg Thornton

Monday, March 9th and Tuesday, March 10th 6-9PM

Cloverdale Playhouse, 960 Cloverdale Road, Montgomery, AL 36106

Sign-In begins at 6PM.Actors will read from the script and will be seen in the order of sign-in. Scripts and scenes will be available at auditions.

If you’d like to see a script or scene prior to auditions, please call 334.262.1530 Ext 3

Rehearses: Tuesday March 24th- April 22nd Performs April 23rd-May 3rd

Rehearsals: Tuesdays-Fridays 6-10PM/Sat & Sun 1-5PM

Performances: Th-Sat 7:30/Sun 2PM

Second Week Wed-Sat 7:30PM/Sun 2PM

The Play is set in a small Southern town in August of 1945.


Casting Breakdown of Available Roles:

John Henry West: Frankie’s cousin, “small, aged seven, a delicate,

active boy. He wears gold-rimmed spectacles

which give  him an oddly judicious look.”

Jarvis Addams: Frankie’s brother, “a good-looking boy of twenty-

one, he wears an army uniform.”

Janice: the fiancé, engaged to Jarvis, “young, pretty, fresh-

looking, eighteen or nineteen, charming, but rather


Royal Addams: Frankie’s father, a widower, “a deliberate, absent-

minded man of about forty-five.”

Mrs. West: John Henry’s mother. “She is a vivacious, blonde

woman of about thirty-three.

Helen Fletcher: “Thirteen or fourteen years old.” Member of the “club.”

Doris: “Thirteen or fourteen years old”. Member of the “club.”

Sis Laura: “An ancient black woman, the vegetable lady.”

T.T. Williams: “a large pompous-looking Black man of

about fifty.He is dressed like a church deacon, His

manner is timid and over-polite.”

Honey Camden Brown: “A slender, limber, Black man of about

twenty.He is quite light in color, he wears

snappy clothes. He is brusque,and there

is  about him an odd mixture of hostility

and playfulness.”

Barney MacKean: “A boy of thirteen, a football player.”

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