COMING may 2019
Adapted from Mark Twain's novel, this play recounts the story of Tom, Huck, Becky, Sid, Aunt Polly and others in mythical St. Petersburg, Missouri on the Mississippi River. Follow Tom's adventures as he learns important life lessons.
February 5th and 6th at 7:00pm
callbacks (if needed) February 7th at 7:30pm
Presbyterian Church in Needham
1458 Great Plain Ave, Needham, MA 02492
Children must be at least 9 years old to audition.
Rehearsals will be held on Sundays, Mondays, and Wednesdays.
May 4,5, 10, and 11
Principal Teen Roles:
Tom Sawyer - Mid-teens. A playful scamp. A natural leader among the boys. Clever and bright, but somewhat lazy.
Huckleberry Finn- Mid-teens (perhaps a year or so older than Tom). A popular outsider. A rebel without thinking about it.
Becky Thatcher- Mid-teens. A pretty girl who is new to the town.
Sid- Early to mid-teens. A bit of a dweeb. A tattle-tale. Smug.
Principal Adult Roles:
Aunt Polly- Late 30s+. Tom's aunt. She is stern, but caring.
Muff Potter- 30s+. The town drunk.
Injun Joe- Late 20s +. A villain.
Mark Twain- Middle-aged. Perhaps the most important author in American literature.
Doc Robinson- 40s+. The town doctor. Friendly
Jim- Early to mid-teens.
Judge Thatcher- 30s+. A somewhat stern (but understanding) father
Other Child, Teen, and Adult Inhabitants of St. Petersburg, Missouri