Theater: Plays

Production: 'Buried Child' (See all 7 roles)

Father Dewis (Supporting)

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Production Details

City College's Summer Theater Program is casting Sam Shepard's "Buried Child."

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Male, ages 18-61, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Father Dewis: (Supporting) represents organized religion, is a hypocrite, having an affair with Halie, inept, cowardly, immoral, unable to cope with the outbursts and needs of the family, and unwilling to even try, represents the immorality and helplessness of the church; Halie attempts to escape the house with him, to have some of her dreams, like honoring Ansel, come true, but he brings no real escape to her, nor to anyone.