Los Alamos Little Theatre Announces Play Reading And Open Auditions For May Production Of ‘Blithe Spirit’


Los Alamos Little Theatre announces a play reading and open auditions for its May 2022 production of Noel Coward’s classic comedy Blithe Spirit.  The play will be directed by Gwen Lewis and produced by Terry Beery.

The play reading will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center, located at 1670 Nectar St. in Los Alamos. The public is invited.

Auditions will be held Friday, Feb. 11th at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 12 at 2:00 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center.  Actors who are interested, but unable to attend either audition session, can contact the director Gwen Lewis at glewis0@comcast.net to make alternate arrangements.  

Synopsis: A skeptical novelist, Charles Condomine, invites a self-proclaimed medium, Madame Arcati, to his home for a séance; hoping to gather material for a new book. When the hapless psychic accidentally summons the spirit of Condomine’s late wife, Elvira, his home and life are quickly turned into a shambles as his wife’s ghost torments both him and his new bride. 

Characters:  5 women, 2 men

Detailed audition information can be found on the Little Theatre website, lalt.org.