HYANNIS by Kari Bentley-Quinn

Staged Reading

Rehearsals: November 17 &18, 2019

Performances: November 19 & 20, 2019

All roles available

 

TOMMY (m, MID 20s) - Recovering heroin addict. Quiet, emotionally guarded, aimless. Not sure who he is or who he wants to be. Wants a better life but has no idea how to get it. Most of his days are spent trying not to use.

MICHELLE (F, 40S) - Brash, passionate, abrasive, funny. Devoted mother. Co-owns a small business with her mother. Has never lived off Cape.

FRAN (F, 60S) - Tough as nails lifelong Cape Codder. Mom to Michelle, grandmother of Tommy, store owner, fudge-maker extraordinaire. Does not mince words. Judgmental. Good heart.

LAUREN (F, 20S) - Local girl done good home for the summer. Attending Boston College. Wants a bigger life off Cape. Smart, impulsive, very close to her parents.

KIERAN (M, 20S) - Hometown kid, completely fine with his townie life. Good hearted, gregarious, funny and sensitive. He's your 2 am phone call from jail, should you need such a thing.

ANITA (F, 40S) - Emergency room physician. Smart, sexy, educated, poised. Transplant to the Cape for work, originally lived in Baltimore. African American.



 

BE HERE NOW by Deborah Zoe Laufer

Winter Production

Rehearsals: December 17, 2019 – January 9, 2020

Performances: January 10, 2020 – February 2, 2020

All roles available

Callbacks November 6th

 

BARI (F, 40s – 50s) A depressed, nihilistic misanthrope who undergoes a radical transformation

PATTY COOPER (F, Same age as Bari) Loud and controlling and good hearted. Has never left her hometown of East Cooperville.

LUANNE COOPER (F, 20) Patty’s niece. Very simple and sweet.

MIKE COOPER (M, 40 – 60) Patty’s cousin. Mike makes beautiful art out of garbage – that’s who he is. He has a crow.

 

 

 

CRIMES OF THE HEART by Beth Henley

Staged Reading

Rehearsals: April 5 & 6, 2020

Performances: April 7 & 8, 2020

All roles available

 

LENNY MAGRATH (F, 30) the oldest sister

CHICK BOYLE (F, 29) the sisters’ first cousin

MEG MAGRATH (F, 27) the middle sister

DOC PORTER (M, 27) Meg’s old boyfriend

BABE BOTRELLE (F, 24) the youngest sister

BARNETTE LLOYD (M 26) Babe’s lawyer


 

DETROIT ‘67 by Dominique Morisseau

Summer Co-Production with Phoenix Theatre

Rehearsals: May 26, 2020 - June 18, 2020

Performances: June 19, 2020 - July 12, 2020

All roles available

 

CHELLE (MICHELLE) - Black woman, late 30’s, strong, steadfast, firm, and not easily impressed. A widow, mother, and sister. A loving heart beneath her pride.

LANK (LANGSTON) - Black man, early 30’s, cool, loving, and charismatic. A dreamer. Has a special affect on women – but not a womanizer. Chelle’s younger brother.

BUNNY (BONITA) - Black woman, mid-late 30’s, fun, spunky, sexy, and joyful. A friend and sometimes a lover… Never lets nothin’ get her down.

SLY (SYLVESTER) - Black man, late 30’s, hip, slick, and sweet-talking. An honest hustler and numbers man. Fiercely loyal. Lank’s best buddy.

CAROLINE - White woman, late 20's/early 30's, beautiful, quiet strength, troubled, soft, and mysterious. There is a world of danger behind her eyes. 

Summit 2019-2020 Season

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