THE OFFSHORE ISLAND – by Marganita Laski. A post-apocalyptic play. Directed by Cherry Servis.
This will be the 2018 VDL entry for The Mount Players
AUDITION DATES: Saturday Oct 7th 10am-12.30pm and Sunday October 8th 10.00am – 12.00pm at the Mount View Theatre, 56 Smith Street, Macedon (please contact if you can’t make these dates and another time can be arranged.)
REHEARSALS: commence in November, breaking for Christmas & New Year and re-commencing in earnest mid January.
SEASON DATES: 9 shows between 9th March – 25th March 2018
BRIEF SYNOPSIS: A British family living in an isolated valley in the aftermath of a nuclear war finds that their idyll is shattered when a detachment of American troops arrive. The family’s dire situation is exposed and tragedy strikes when they realise the truth behind their ‘rescue’.
A longer synopsis is available here: https://www.themountplayers.
CAST REQUIREMENTS and ACCENTS:
4 adult males belonging to the US Army, including 1 African-American
2 adult males: Russians
1 adult male: English
1 adult female aged about 40: English
1 teenage boy aged 14-15: English
1 teenage girl aged 16-17: English
To see a script or to book an audition time, please contact
Allie Clare on 0411 241 469.
Type of production
Company Name and Suburb
The Mount Players, Macedon