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A Walk Down Broadway


It's A Wonderful Life
(1.5 hour play for families)

Adapted for the stage by James W. Rodgers
Based on the film by Frank Capra
and the story by Philip Van Doren Stern

Directed by
June Bayless

Monday, October 16th  6:30pm - 8:30pm
Tuesday, October 17th  6:30pm - 8:30pm


Matthews Playhouse
Matthews Community Center
100 E. McDowell Street
Matthews, NC  28105

December 1st-3rd, 8th-10th, 15th-17th, 2017
Day-time school performances on Friday, December 1st & 8th

We are looking for:

      • Adults, teenagers, and young people ages 8 and up
      • Leading and ensemble roles


    • Please come prepared to read from the script.  
    • Generally rehearsals will be Monday-Thursday evenings and Saturdays
    • You must be available for all performances, including school show (daytime) performances

    Sign up for an audition slot:


    Contact Information: 704-846-8343   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

    Download Adult Audition Form        Download Child Audition Form

    Download Tenative Rehearsal Schedule


    Roles to be cast:
      (some roles will double)


    George Bailey

    Mr. Gower

    Harry Bailey

    Aunt Tilly


    Uncle Billy

    Henry F. Potter

    Mr. Potter's secretary

    Sam Wainwright

    Mrs. Thompson

    Mrs. Martini

    Newspaper boy

    Tommy Bailey

    Mr. Welch



    Clarence Odbody

    Young George

    Mother Bailey

    Violet Peterson


    Mary Hatch

    Mr. Potter's goon

    Mrs. Hatch

    Miss Andrews

    Mr. Martini

    Miss Carter

    Pete Bailey

    Zuzu Bailey

    Janie Bailey