“The Star on My Heart” is an independent project and original play written and directed by Angela Miloro-Hansen, based on the memoirs of Holocaust survivor Inge Auerbacher. Of the 15,000 children that were in imprisoned in the Terezin transit camp near Prague, Inge is one among the one percent that survived. Inge will be present at the performances and the cast will have the opportunity to work closely with her.
Please note that throughout the course of November, the cast will be engaging in school outreach and may require some day-time availability, especially for students involved in this production. Exceptions will be made as necessary.
Open Call Auditions at Geauga Lyric Arts Center, 106 Water Street in Chardon, are Sunday, August 16, and Monday, August 17, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m., for the role of young Inge only. Auditions for all other roles will be from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Auditions at Shore Cultural Centre are, 291 E 222nd Street in Euclid, are August 18 at 6:45 – 9 p.m., and these are auditions for all roles.
Rehearsals will take place primarily at the Geauga Lyric Theater in Chardon, with a few rehearsals at Shore Cultural Centre in November. Performances will be Fridays through Sundays, November 13 to December 6, at three locations, with the possibility of daytime performances for schools.
For complete information, please visit the Geauga Lyric Theater’s website.
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