Auditions will be held Wednesday & Thursday April 3rd & 4th from 5-7pm at the Frances Marion Brown Theater, Civic Arts Center, Oswego, NY. Auditions are open to the public and no prior experience is necessary to try out for a role.
The powerful fictional representation tells the story of the Levy family during their stay at the Safe Haven refugee encampment on the Fort Ontario grounds from August 1944 to February 1946.
The play will include original music written at Fort Ontario during this period and vivid period audiovisual effects. “Safe Haven” will be presented in dinner theater style on Saturday June 1st and brunch matinee style on Sunday June 2nd at the American Foundry in Oswego, New York.
Safe Haven is being produced in collaboration with the Oswego Players, Inc. and the Safe Haven Refugee Museum and Education Center.
Auditions will include roles for the cast which include:
- Joseph Smart 40-60 year old male
- Donnie Smart 13 year old male
- Lieutenant Chase/Fredrick Gunther 20-25 year old male
- Dr. Isaac Levy 40-65 year old male
- Miriam Levy 40-65 year old female
- Rachel Levy 16 year old female
- Simon Levy 13 year old male
- William O’Brien 16 year old male
- Jim Snyder 16 year old male
- Esther Katz 30-35 year old female
- Carl Petrovic 30-45 year old male