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Dec 6, 2023

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Theater League of
Clifton To Hold

CLIFTON, NJ – The Theater League of Clifton will hold auditions its annual dinner/theater production at Mario’s Restaurant on Tuesday, Dec. 18 and Wednesday, Dec. 19, 7 to 9 p.m. for the show “Golden Girls III (The Curse of Jessica Fletcher” by John R. Logue.

In photo: Producer Mark Peterson (left) and director Erin Woodward

The show is seeking performers (six cast members) to play parody versions of characters from the hit TV sitcom “The Golden Girls:” Dorothy, Blanche, Sophia, and Rose; along with a parody character of Adrian Monk from the quirky TV detective show “Monk;” and a parody of Jessica from the classic TV mystery show “Murder She Wrote.” The casting call is open to all genders, ethnicities, abilities and ages.

Performances are slated for Feb. 22, 23, 24 and March 2, 3, 9 and 10 at Mario’s Restaurant, which is located at 710 Van Houten Ave., Clifton. Friday and Saturday shows begin at 8 p.m., with Sunday matinees starting at 4 p.m.

Erin Woodward is the director of the production while Mark Peterson serves as the producer. Woodward is a graduate of Montclair High School (MSU) and a former president of the MSU School of Visual and Performing Arts. She directs and performs in New York City and New Jersey as a singer, actor, and clown. Peterson is the president of the Theater League of Clifton.

Submitted by M. Gabriele