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Auditions Announced for THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON at Alibi Players

ALIBI_logoAnnouncing auditions for Alibi Players’ first production of the 2022 Season,
THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON by Jason Miller

Auditions will be held on Sunday, October 17, 2021 and Monday, October 18 at 7:00 p.m at the Cherry Grove United Methodist Church, 1428 Eight Mile Rd., Cincinnati, Ohio 45255.

THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON is the 1973 recipient of both the Tony Award for Best Play and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. It is the story of the 25th Anniversary reunion of a high school basketball team from a small Pennsylvania town that won the State basketball tournament. It resonates with themes of success and failure, loyalty and betrayal while examining bigotry and racism.

Seeking 4 males: stage age early to mid-40’s
1 male: stage age mid to late 60’s

Sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0d4eafae28aa8-that

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script, which is available at the library.

Rehearsals run Nov. 28, 2021 – Jan. 5, 2022, Sundays 1:00-4:00pm and Tuesday and Wednesday evenings 7:00-9:00pm.

Show dates are Jan. 7, 8, 14 and 15 at 8:00pm and Jan. 9 and 16 at 2:00pm.

Alibi Players is an organization that prides itself on presenting high quality theatrical entertainment of lesser known and lesser produced works to Cincinnati/Tri-State area audiences. To find out more visit us at www.alibiplayers.com!

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THE MEMORY OF WATER Runs Sept. 10-19

ALIBI_The Memory of Water logo2THE MEMORY OF WATER
Alibi Players
Sept. 10-19
Liberty Exhibition Hall [Northside]

Directed by Alan Kootsher

Cast: Amy Sullivan as Vi, Michelle Jardine as Mary, Traci Taylor as Teresa, Rachel Szeles as Catherine, Glenn Schaich as Mike & John McInerney as Frank

THE MEMORY OF WATER is the story of three sisters who have come together for their mother’s funeral. Vi, the mother, passed away from Alzheimers at 75 and appears to Mary. The play is about relationships and how memories are shaped by our perceptions rather than actual events.

THE MEMORY OF WATER really lives up to the poetry reflected in its title. It also keeps us highly entertained for two hours and leaves us deeply touched in the end.” —NY Daily News

8/31/21 Covid-19 Policy: Due to COVID-19 seating is 6 feet apart and limited to 50 seats per performance.
Note: Always verify the latest policy changes before attendance.

  • Fri-Sat, Sept. 9-10 at 8pm
  • Sun, Sept. 12 at 2pm
  • Fri-Sat, Sept. 17-18 at 8pm
  • Sun, Sept. 19 at 2pm

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Cast Announced for THE MEMORY OF WATER at Alibi Players

ALIBI_The Memory of Water logoAlibi Players is proud to announce the cast for their September 2021 production of THE MEMORY OF WATER by Shelagh Stephenson.

The cast includes:

  • Vi- Amy Sullivan
  • Mary- Michelle Jardine
  • Teresa- Traci Taylor
  • Catherine- Victoria Covarrubias
  • Mike- Glenn Schaich
  • Frank- John McInerney

Mark your calendars: September 10th, 11th, 17th and 18th at 8:00pm and Sunday, September 12th and 19th at 2:00pm. Performances will be held at Liberty Exhibition Hall. Ticket information will be available mid-August. See you then!

Visit www.alibiplayers.com for more information!

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Free INCIDENT AT VICHY Video Available From Alibi Players Through June 6

ALIBI_Incident at Vichy logoAlibi Players is proud to present AT NO CHARGE Incident At Vichy for one week ONLY.

If you missed our show last year you can now visit our website at https://www.alibiplayers.com/iv-test6 and click on the video link to see our final dress rehearsal!

The video will run one week only so if you missed it the first time, make sure you don’t miss it this time!

Thank you for your support!

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Auditions Announced for THE MEMORY OF WATER at Alibi Players

ALIBI_logoAlibi Players has weathered the long storm and is thrilled to announce we will be up and running with our September show THE MEMORY OF WATER by Shelagh Stephenson, directed by Alan Kootsher.

THE MEMORY OF WATER is the story of three sisters who have come together for their mother’s funeral. Vi, the mother, passed away from Alzheimers at 75 and appears to Mary as her 40ish reflection. The play is about relationships and how memories are shaped by our perceptions rather than actual events.

The show runs September 10, 11, 12 and 17, 18 and 19, 2021 at The Liberty Exhibition Hall in Northside.

Auditions will be held on Sunday, June 13, 2021 from 1-4pm and on Monday, June 14, 2021 from 7-9pm at

Cherry Grove United Methodist Church
1428 Eight Mile Road
Cincinnati, OH

We are also seeking a stage manager as well as someone to run props on show nights. Please call Alibi Players at 513.371.1600 if you are interested.

Please see the character descriptions below.

Roles:

  • Vi – The deceased mother of the three sisters she appears to the middle sister, Mary, as a 40 yr old woman.
  • Theresa – 43-45 year old sister who owns a health supplement store and is a poor me person.
  • Mary – 39 year old doctor who is in a five-year affair with Mike, a married doctor. She gave up a son at age 14.
  • Catherine – A 33 year old irresponsible run-around who lives on credit card debt and has ill-fated affair after affair. A pothead
  • Mike – Mary’s lover. Approximately 40-45 years old.
  • Frank – 45-50 years old. Theresa’s husband who hates owning the store. He wants to open a pub.

The setting will be modern day and takes place in Yorkshire England. So British accents are required. Please sign up for an audition slot below.

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Rehearsals start August 1, 2021 and run Sunday afternoons 1-4pm and on Tuesday and Wednesday nights 7-9pm through Labor Day at The Cherry Grove United Methodist Church on Eight Mile Rd.

We also are pleased to announce our 2022 season. Our January 2022 show will be That Championship Season, by Jason Miller, directed by Alan Kootsher and our September 2022 show will be A View From The Bridge by Arthur Miller, directed by Tom Peters.

Learn more at http://alibiplayers.com

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