Melodrama has never gotten much respect and yet, with the movies and television, it is more popular today that it was a hundred years ago when it dominated the legitimate stage. Arthur Hobson Quinn, who 50 years ago wrote the definitive History of the American Drama, noted that American melodrama of the 19th century […]
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The melodrama Caught in the Villain’s Web includes adult parts for four men and six women in a range of ages. All ten characters are described below, along with a number in parentheses giving an approximate number of lines for each role. Ages and physical descriptions, where noted, are approximate.
Felicity Fair (152)
Our persecuted heroine, […]
The Peapack Players are pleased and excited to present a very talented cast for the current season’s entertainment. Players include:
Debbie Glicklich-Fliegauf (Felicity Fair) is returning to Peapack Reformed Church after having performed as one of the Weeping Women in A Living Passion. She has also been seen in The Boyfriend (Dulcie), Trial By Jury […]
Peapack-Gladstone – Director Allen Crossett announced today that auditions for parts in the New Peapack Players’ production of Herbert E. Swayne’s Caught in the Villain’s Web or More Sinned Against Than Sinning will take place at Fellowship Hall of Peapack Reformed Church on Monday, July 15, Wednesday, July 17, and Thursday, July 18, from […]