TAKE ME OUT

Thanks to all who auditioned!

Callbacks will be announced soon.

We are still accepting video submissions. Please email ad@flowertownplayers.org with any questions.

The production will run in the FTP Blackbox Studio from April 11-21, 2024 – with the possibility of additional public performances May 24-June 9.

Rehearsals will begin in February.

While no nudity will be required for this production, all actors must be comfortable in a state of undress.

Please email AD@flowertownplayers.org if you have any questions.

*The roles of Mason Marzac and Takeshi Kawabata have been cast. All other roles are available.

 

ABOUT THE PLAY:

Recipient of the 2003 Tony Award® for Best Play.

 

THE STORY:

Darren Lemming, the star center fielder of the world champion New York Empires, is young, rich, famous, talented, handsome and so convinced of his popularity that when he casually announces he’s gay, he assumes the news will be readily accepted by everyone. It isn’t. Friends, fans and teammates react with ambivalence, and when the slipping Empires call up the young phenom Shane Mungitt to close their games, the ambivalence turns to violence. Angry, lonely, guilt-ridden and confused, Darren finds some unlikely solace in the form of friendship with his new business manager, Mason Marzac—a brilliant but repressed guy, who, as everyone around him copes with disenchantment, blooms in the ecstatic discovery of baseball