Theater: Plays

'Boston Marriage'

Casting notice expires: December 19, 2013

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Ophelia's Jump Productions
Beatrice Casagran, artistic dir.

Production Description

Casting "Boston Marriage" by David Mamet, a droll comedy of errors set in a Victorian drawing room and featuring an all-female cast. Anna and Claire are two bantering, scheming ladies of fashion who have long lived together on the fringes of upper-class society. Anna has just become the mistress of a wealthy man, from whom she has received an enormous emerald and an income to match. Claire, meanwhile, is infatuated with a respectable young lady and wants to enlist the jealous Anna's help for an assignation. As the two women exchange barbs and take turns taunting Anna's hapless parlour maid, Claire's young inamorata suddenly appears, setting off a crisis that puts the valuable emerald at risk and threatens the women's future.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearsals begin Jan. 6 (Mon.-Thurs. 7-10 p.m. and Sun. 1-5 p.m.); runs Feb. 21-March 9, 2014 (Fri. 8 p.m., Sat. 8:30 p.m. & Sun. 4 p.m.) in Pomona, CA.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Performance and rehearsal stipend will be paid.


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