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Now Playing:

Frankenstein



by Mary Shelley
adapted by Tom McGrath and Patrick Mullen
a guest production from Off The Quill

Off The Quill breathes new life into Shelley's classic tale of horror and suspense. Discover who the monster really is.

With Andy De, Jimmy Heyworth, Donald Cook, Leanne Dinverno, Patrick Mullen

August 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25 at 8PM
Sunday matinees: August 12 & 19 at 2PM

Ticket prices: $22 General Admission, $20 Students/Seniors/Military, $12 Youth (12 and under with adult)
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Opens August 31:

Timon of Athens



by William Shakespeare
a guest production from the Rude Mechanicals

August 31, September 1, 7, 8 at 8PM
Sunday matinee: September 2 at 2PM

Ticket prices: $22 General Admission, $20 Students/Seniors/Military, $12 Youth (12 and under with adult)
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Opens September 14:

Spring Awakening



music by Duncan Sheik, book and lyrics by Steven Sater
a guest production from Wolfpack Theater Company

Spring Awakening is a rock musical based on the 1891 German play Spring Awakening by Frank Wedekind. Set in late-19th-century Germany, the musical tells the story of teenagers discovering the inner and outer tumult of teenage sexuality. In the musical, alternative rock is employed as part of the folk-infused rock score.

September 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, & 29 at 8PM
Sunday matinees: September 16, 23, & 30 at 2PM

Ticket prices: $25 General Admission, $22 Students/Seniors/Military, $14 Youth (12 and under with adult)
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Auditions

Auditions for The Toxic Avenger will be held at the theater on Tuesday August 21 and Wednesday August 22, at 7:00 PM. Callbacks on Thursday August 23, if needed. Directed by Jeffery Lesniak with choreography by Heather Harris, this musical version of the classic cult movie of the same name is sure to please!

Prepare a song in the style of the show, bring sheet music, an accompanist will be provided. Come dressed for movement. Auditions may also include readings from the script. Rehearsals will be held Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, and Saturday mornings. Performances are November 2-24 (closing on Thanksgiving weekend). Be ready to provide a list of all conflict dates.

Cast of characters:

Melvin Ferd the Third / The Toxic Avenger
Male, 20-39, Rock Tenor (D4-C6). Always trying to be the hero, but he isn't very good at it until he is turned into the Toxic Avenger. Determined to save New Jersey from toxic waste. He is a nerd but prone to fits of rage in the face of corruption. Unattractive and sensitive. In love with Sarah
Sarah, the blind librarian
Female, 20-29. alto belt (G3-E5). Blind, the classic heroine, very sexy and sensual. Always speaks exactly what's on her mind. As aspiring writer of graphic romance novels.
Mayor Babs Belgoody / Ma Ferd / Nun
Female, 40-59. high alto belt (G3-G5). As the mayor, she is corrupt and scheming. Accepts loads of cash in return for storing the toxic waste. Set on one day being governor of New Jersey. As Ma Ferd, is the no-nonsense loving mother who's son can do no wrong.
Black Dude
Male, 20-39. tenor (A3-D6). Appears as numerous supporting roles, to include Professor Ken, Sluggo the Bully, Little Old Lady, and Shinequa the friend. Physically versatile with good comic timing and strong dialects.
White Dude
Male, 20-39. tenor (A3-B5). Appears as numerous supporting roles, to include Dr Fishbein, Bozo the Bully, Sal the cop, Lorenzo the hairdresser, and Diane the friend. Physically versatile with good comic timing and strong dialects.



All shows start at 8pm unless otherwise stated. For reservations or more information call 301-441-8770.
Greenbelt Arts Center, 123 Centerway, Greenbelt MD 20770
Greenbelt Arts Center is a 100-seat blackbox theater, with plenty of free on-site parking.
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