/ 1373 hits / 0 Comments Friday, 03 August 2018 19:43

It's that time of year again folks!

Bridge Drama will hold readings/auditions to cast the 3 Act ciruit entry 2019 and to cast 2 One Act Plays on Wednesday, 15th August in Castlebridge Community centre from 7.30pm.  The 3 Act play will be staged in the National Opera House in January 2019 and the 2 One Act Plays will be staged in Wexford Arts Centre on Oct 30th - 3rd Nov 2018.  Auditions are open to everyone and will commence at 7.30pm, beginning with the 3 Act play and will continue at 9pm - 10pm for the One Acts.

Circuit Entry 2019 'Lend Me A Tenor,' by Ken Ludwig. Farce. 4m, 4F various ages. Directed by Pat Whelan.

Tito Mirelli, the famous Italian tenor, is set to perform the starring role of Otello.  Henry, the General Manager of the company is beyond stressed about everything running smoothly and insists on his young, nervous assistant Max watch over him till show time.  Throw in an ambitious co-star, a giddy, starstruck fan, a flirty head of the opera guild, a meddling bellhop and an angry wife and you have a recipe for disaster! Will Max navigate the company through one catastrophe after the next?

One Acts

'After the Picnic,' by David Foxton. Drama. 8F (5F - 16 yrs/late teens/early 20's, may suit older F of youthful appearance, 3F various ages.  Directed by Jacqui Whelan

On a cloudless Valentine's Day in the year nineteen hundred, the staff at Appleyard College for Young Ladies agree it is just right for a picnic.  A small party of supervised girls set out for a local beauty spot, Hanging Rock.  Will they all return?

'When I Snap My Fingers,' by Bruce Adam. Farce. 3M, 3F various ages. Directed by Denise Leahy

Simon and Maria Moffat agree to undergo hypnosis as part of Sven Gali's act.  The following evening Simon invites his boss Dan and his wife to dinner in the hope of salvaging his foundering career.  However, it seems the hypnosis hasn't worn off and Simon and Maria's odd behaviour threatens to make Simon's future even more vulnerable!

Scripts available on request from Wednesday, 8th August.  Please contact a committee member or PM us on Facebook or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Best of luck!

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Bridge Drama is an amateur drama group based in Castlebridge, Co. Wexford. Our main aim is to present productions of the highest quality and entertainment value, while having the maximum amount of fun!! Our group is open to anyone with an interest in the stage or getting involved behind the scenes.

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