BOY GETS GIRL - No Strings Theatre Non Equity Auditions

Posted: August 7, 2019
Audition Location: Las Cruces, NM

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We are getting ready to open our 20th Season at the Black Box Theatre! The  
ticketing system is up and running for your online reservations for "The  
Mrs Wheatland Pageant" by Lisa Wagner Erickson directed by Ceil Herman.  
Just go to our website ( and you can buy tickets there.  
We will start to take phone reservations on August 22.

The second play of our new season is "Boy Gets Girl" by Rebecca Gilman,  
directed by Autumn Gieb.  Auditions will be held on August 17th from 1:00  
p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Black Box Theatre, 430 N. Main Street, Las Cruces,  

Needed are three women and four men. No roles have been pre-cast.

The roles available are:
Theresa-F, 30's-40's; a journalist living in New York City.
Les-M, 60's-70's; director of 1970's cult films.
Howard-M, 40's-60's; publisher and Theresa's boss.
Tony-M, 20's-30's; blind date that becomes obsessed with Theresa.
Harriet-F, 18-20's; Theresa's well-meaning, slightly naive assistant.
Mercer-M, 20's-40's; Theresa's colleague and sometimes competitor.
Meredith-F, 40's-50's; Sympathetic detective assigned to Theresa's case.

Audition Details
Auditions consist of cold readings from the script. A perusal script is  
available at the Ask Here Desk at Branigan Library. Those interested in  
auditioning for Theresa, Tony, or Les, are highly encouraged to read the  
script beforehand. >Synopsis: Theresa Bedell is a successful reporter in  
New York who loves her work and the life she has made for herself. A  
relationship with a man would complete the picture and so she agrees to go  
on a blind date with a friend of a friend. Tony is attractive and funny,  
but Theresa isn't sure, and after a second date she's convinced they have  
nothing in common and sees no point in continuing the relationship. Tony,  
though, thinks otherwise. What at first seems like persistence on his part  
grows into obsession, and Theresa's annoyance with Tony turns to terror as  
he begins to threaten her and those around her. Ultimately, Theresa must  
fight to save herself from being erased by Tony's actions.

The production runs October 18th to November 3rd 2019.

For more information please email the director, Autumn Gieb at

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