"Somewhere in the middle of nowhere in the south, there's a place where the beehive hairdo is still the rage and Saturday nights are reserved for the tractor pull in nearby Pickler."
Auditions for Faith County will take place on July 31st and August 1st at 6:30 at the Gaslight Dinner Theater at the Renaissance Center. The audition process will consist of cold readings from the script.
Performance dates are September 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th at 7:30 and September 9th and 16th at 2:00.
Character Breakdown -
MILDRED CARSON - 50ish busybody of Mineola who makes everyone else's business her business and doesn't mind telling you exactly what you should do, when you should do it, and who you should do it with.
FAYE McFAYE - Late 20s. Flirty young checker at the A&P. Spends a great deal of time writing bad poetry and may be described as Early White Trash.
RUTHANN BARNS - 40ish. Wife of Reverend Ezekiel Barns and local Moral Majority leader.
NAOMI FARKLE - 40ish. Mildred's best friend and worst enemy. Owns the Bee-Luv-Lee Beauty Salon and local ceramics expert.
DELBERT FINK - 30ish. Local pig farmer and the object of Faye's affections, a feeling which he does not return nor encourage.
LUTHER CARSON - 40ish. Mildred's cousin, Naomi's beau and owner of "Luther's Lube and Tune."
VIOLET - 25-28. Everyone's favorite and the only person in Mineola with any sense.
GLADYS PIMBLETON - 55ish. The eccentric First Lady of Mineola who drinks a bit too much.
BUBBA BEDFORD - Late 20s. Mineola's "village idiot" who works at "Bubba's Gas 'n Go" and always looks like he crawled out from under a car.