Danville theater group holding auditions this week
DANVILLE — The Red Mask Players will have auditions at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Kathryn Randolph Theater at 601 N. Vermilion St., Danville, for "Zara, or Who Killed the Queen of the Silent Screen?"
The show dates are April 5-7 and 12-14.
The play has roles for six men and four women. A copy of the script is available for in-house reading at the Danville Public Library.
The synopsis: Seances, ghosts and jazz are all part of the murder of Zara St. Cyr, the fascinating film star. Sixty years after the crime, Martin James, a writer, is determined to find out "whodunit." Martin and his wife, Susan, move into Zara's beach house.
A mysterious gypsy arrives, and magic does, too. Martin and Susan are thrust into the past where they find Zara alive and kicking. Tension builds as Zara's guests reveal their motives for murder.
For additional information about the show or auditions, visit http://www.redmaskplayers.com.