Auditions for Two Solo One Woman One-Acts:
THE DESERT QUEEN BY James Devita and NATURAL SHOCKS by Lauren Gunderson
January 30 & 31, 2023, 7PM
At: Keystone Area Educational Agency (Keystone AEA),
2310 Chaney Rd. Dubuque, IA 5200
Performances: March 17, 18, 19 & 24, 25, 2023.
~ Casting for 2 women; One for each one-act. ~
THE DESERT QUEEN
Meet Gertrude Bell, early 20 th Century, legendary archaeologist, British
intelligence spy and explorer of the Arabian deserts, who influenced the
political future of the Middle-East.
The Play & Character are historical, factually based; age mid- 50s
(or ability to play age); British, high class society.
British accent recommended. Resemblance to character, helpful.
Trapped in her basement, Angela begins to reflect on a lifetime of
trauma, as she waits out an impending tornado. Comedy…until it’s not!
Fictional character; open casting, any woman actor, any ethnicity;
Age will be up to director discretion with auditions.
Mature for language & content.
CONTACT: for perusal scripts or any questions:
THE DESERT QUEEN directed by Lenore Howard 563-581-0178 email@example.com
NATURAL SHOCKS directed by Doug Donald 563-580-6444 firstname.lastname@example.org
Or can also contact: Lenore Howard, Artistic Director, for more info