Over The River And Through The woods

A Comedy.

What's it about?

Nick is a single, Italian-American guy from New Jersey. His parents retired and moved to Florida. That doesn’t mean his family isn’t still in Jersey. In fact, he sees both sets of his grandparents every Sunday for dinner. This is routine until he has to tell them that he’s been offered a dream job. The job he’s been waiting for—marketing executive—would take him away from his beloved, but annoying, grandparents. He tells them. The news doesn’t sit so well. Thus begins a series of schemes to keep Nick around. How could he betray his family’s love to move to Seattle, for a job, wonder his grandparents? Well, Frank, Aida, Nunzio and Emma do their level best, and that includes bringing to dinner the lovely—and single—Caitlin O’Hare as bait…we won’t give the ending away here.

This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Josef Weinberger Limited

Story By:

Joe DiPietro

Directed By:

David Luker

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CHARACTERS

NICK CRISTANO……………………………………………………………………………In his thirties

FRANK GIANTELLI……………………………………Nick’s maternal grandfather, eighty years old

AIDA GIANELLI………………………………………Nick’s maternal grandmother, in her seventies

NUNZIO CRISTANO………………………….. ………Nick’s paternal grandfather, in his seventies

EMMA CRISTANO……………………………………Nick’s paternal grandmother, in her seventies

CAITLIN O’HARE…………………………   ………….Attractive and charming, in her late twenties

 

Read through on Monday 17th September and auditions on Thursday 20th September both at 7.30pm in the Performing Arts Centre, Ballard School. Contact David Luker 01425 610985 or 07590 486939 and publicity@newforestplayers.com

  • Read through

    17/9/2018 @ 7:30pm

  • Audition

    20/9/2018 @ 7:30pm