Union Street Players, Pella’s award-winning community theatre, has announced audition dates for the upcoming production of Ham Buns and Potato Salad:
Sunday, February 2 (6:00-8:00 p.m.) at the Pella Community Center
Saturday, February 8 (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) at the Pella Community Center
Those who cannot make either audition and are still interested in being considered for a part are asked to contact the show’s Director, Ann Wilkinson (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Performances scheduled for April 10-13, 2014.
Five roles for Men. Four roles for women. One role for a preteen girl.
Ham Buns and Potato Salad is an original full-length comedy in two acts by local playwright, Tom Vander Well, and is set in the fictional town of Hebron, Iowa (population 318). After a tragic accident, the town is preparing for the funeral of a local couple. Their son, Thomas, was an only child who left town after high school, twelve years earlier, and never returned. Thomas’ departure after high school coincided with a town scandal which has never been resolved and has simmered in the town’s collective conscience for over a decade. With his impending return, the town is buzzing with anticipation and the heat on the old scandal is raised to a full boil. The script can be downloaded for perusal as a PDF by clicking on the link below: