The Insanity of Mary Girard

The Insanity of Mary Girard

Written by Lanie Robertson

Produced by Maggie Swan

Directed by Alexa Yarboro Pettengill

In this haunting and highly theatrical piece, Mary Girard, committed to an insane asylum in 1790, envisions dancing “furies” who impersonate people from her past.

Auditions will be held

Wednesday, December 13 from 7:30 – 9:30pm

Saturday, December 16 from 10:00am – 1:00pm

Sign up for an audition time slot here.

Please prepare a 1-minute dramatic monologue and be prepared for cold readings from the script.

Complete an audition form here. 

We are looking for an adult cast but will accept auditions from teens ages 16+. A small stipend is paid per performance.

Eight performances are scheduled for April 13, 14, 20, 21, 26 & 27.

Character list

Mary Girard – Female, Lead

Stephen Girard – Male, Supporting

The Warder/Furie #1 – Male, Supporting
Mrs. Lum/Furie #2 – Female, Supporting
Polly Kenton/Furie #3 – Female, Supporting
Mr. Phillips/Furie #4 – Male, Supporting
Mrs. Hatcher/Furie #5 – Female, Supporting

“The Insanity of Mary Girard” is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.