April 25: "Trifles" by Susan Glaspell, directed by Careena Melia with callbacks April 26.

  • 6:30-8:30 pm: Black Box, Rooke Theatre     Trifles script
  • The wife of a strangled farmer is arrested on suspicion.  While officers and neighbors are searching the old farmhouse for evidence, two women friends discover a slain canary and a broken cage.  This evidence can prove the wife guilty, but by keeping her secret, they free her.  An early feminist classic by one of the original members of the Provincetown Playhouse, this play explores gender dynamics and women's roles within a patriarchal society.
  • There are five available roles in the production (3 men, 2 women.)  
  • Come prepared with one dramatic contemporary monologue no more than 2 minutes in length
  • Four performances October 18-21, 2018