Audition Announcement
Fool for Love

All actors must be fully vaccinated at the time of audition. Everyone must wear a mask while on Allegheny College’s property.

Fool for Love

by Sam Shepard

Directed by: Ted Watts, Jr

Performance Dates: April 29-May 8, 2022
Fridays and Saturdays: 7:30pm
Sundays: 2:00pm

Audition Dates: Tuesday, March 15, 7:00pm.
Callbacks Thursday, March 17, TBA

Audition Location: Meadville Community Theatre, 400 N. Main St. Meadville, PA.

Eddie: Male, 30-40
May: Female, 30-40
Old Man: Man, 50+
Martin: Male, 30-40

Please come prepared with the attached side.

The scene is a stark motel room at the edge of the Mojave Desert. May, a disheveled young woman, sits dejectedly on a rumpled bed while Eddie, a rough-spoken rodeo performer, crouches in a corner fiddling with his riding gear. When he attempts to console May, who is distressed by Eddie’s frequent absences and love affairs, she seems, at first, to soften—but then she suddenly attacks him. As the recriminations pour out, and the action becomes at times physically violent, the desperate nature of their relationship becomes apparent—they cannot get along with, or without, one another, yet neither can subdue their burning passion.

FOOL FOR LOVE is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

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