Dearly Departed

May 14 - 31, 2020


In the Baptist backwoods of the Bible Belt, the beleaguered Turpin family proves that living and dying in the South are seldom tidy and always hilarious. Despite their earnest efforts to pull themselves together for their father's funeral, the Turpins' other problems keep overshadowing the solemn occasion.
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Director: Joe Smith
Stage Manager/Assistant Director:  Bennett Little
Lighting Design:  Ian Shockley
Set Design:  Karen Elb
Sound Design:  Lucas Schmidt
Costume Design: Joe Smith


Auditions: January 26 - 27. 

Roles Available*:

Raynelle – 40s-60s (female)

Royce – late teen – 40s (male)

Marguerite – 50s-60s (female)

Ray Bud- 30s-40s (male)

Lucille – 30s-40s (female)

Junior – 30s-40s (male)

Suzanne – 30s-40s (female)

Reverend Hooker – 40s-60s (male)

Delightful – 20s (female)

Veda – 50s-60s (female)

Nadine – 20s-30s (female)

Clyde – 20-40s (male)

Norval/Bud – 40s – 60s (male)

Juanita 40s - 60s (female)


ages may vary

TICKETS ON SALE Apr 16, 2020.