Civic 2018-2019 Season – Staged Readings

A Civic Production
September 11
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Civic
Presents...

When We Were Young and Unafraid

Sarah Treem
September 11, 2018
at the Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Julia Colby

In the early 1970s, Agnes has turned her quiet bed and breakfast into a refuge for victims of domestic violence. As the drums of a feminist revolution grow louder, Agnes is forced to confront her own presumptions about the women she's spent her life trying to help.Show details

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A Civic Production
October 30
Civic
Presents...

The Christians

All seats for this production are general admission.
All ages pay what you can.
Lucas Hnath
October 30, 2018
at the Monon Depot Theatre
Directed by Will Ellis

Pastor Paul's church was once a modest storefront but is now a congregation of thousands. On what should be a day of celebration, Paul is about to preach a sermon that will shake his church's foundations and reveal the trouble with changing your mind.

The director is looking to cast 5 actors, 3 men and 2 women:

PAUL, a pastor

ELIZABETH, his wife

JOSHUA, the associate pastor

JAY, a church elder

JENNY, a congregantShow times and details

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A Civic Production
January 29
Civic
Presents...

Maize

All seats for this production are general admission.
All ages pay what you can.
Judith Pratt
January 29, 2019
at the Monon Depot Theatre

Barbara is in love with her work, researching maize genetics. But with the introduction of a new lab director who tries to get Barbara to change, or just retire, she must adapt as she struggles against sexism and her own difficult nature to do what she loves.Show times and details

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A Civic Production
April 9
Civic
Presents...

Dry Powder

All seats for this production are general admission.
All ages pay what you can.
Sarah Burgess
April 9, 2019
at the Monon Depot Theatre

After an extravagant engagement party sets off a publicity nightmare for Rick's firm, his partners develop competing plans to rescue the company. The game is on in this razor-sharp play about the price of success and the real cost of getting the deal done.Show times and details

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A Civic Production
May 14
Civic
Presents...

World Premiere Reading (TBD)

All seats for this production are general admission.
All ages pay what you can.
TBD
May 14, 2019
at the Monon Depot Theatre

Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette is seeking submissions for original scripts by local playwrights. The chosen script will be featured as part of our 11th Annual Staged Reading Series in the 2018-19 Season.

Requirements & Details:

- Script must be full-length (minimum 90 pages/maximum 120).
- Script must be submitted in Standard Professional Play Format.
- Please submit your script in PDF form to rachel@lafayettecivic.org.
- There is no cost to submit an original script.
- Playwrights are limited to submitting no more than 3 scripts.
- Deadline for submissions: October 26, 2018...Show times and details

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