Samantha J.

By Cynthia Hart

Directed by Cynthia Hart

A heart-felt story about a woman who is battling breast cancer. She wants to repair her relationship with her daughter and gain her forgiveness before itís too late. She befriends another woman that is going through her own trials and tribulations. They help one another through lifeís most difficult moments.

Produced by Black Girl Magic/Harlem Reniassance at Madison Masonic Center, 301 Wisconsin Ave., Madison, WI 53703

Performances: May 3-12, 2019

Performance Times:
May 3rd, 4th, 5th, 10th, 11th and 12th, 2019

Ticket Prices: $10.00

Call 608-358-6007 for reservations or more information.

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Auditions will be held on the following days:


Where: Madison Masonic Center 301 Wisconsin Ave.

When: Sat, Nov 10, 4pm-7pm & Sat, Nov 17, 3pm-7pm

Who: Serious Actors, no prior experience necessary-only talent and dedication required

Rehearsal Dates: Saturdayís starting January 5th ĖApril 27th 2019

All rehearsals will be held at the Masonic Center

Samantha J. Stage play Character Breakdown

Principle Role:

Samantha Carmichael Main Character Female 50ís-early 60s
She is very poised, proper, and well kept, looking much younger than her age. (Sings)

Supporting Roles:

David Carmichael Samanthaís Husband Male 50ís-early 60s
A clean-cut man, loyal, supportive (Sings)

Catrice Bartoni Samanthaís and Davidís Daughter Female Mid to Late 30ís
She is fashionable, modelesque, and smart. Fashion forward with an urban flair. A little bougie in nature, and book smart

Danni Smith Samanthaís Friend Female Mid 30ís
30 something African-American, physically fit, sharp, young business professional (Sings)

Chandon Smith Danniís Husband Male Mid to Late 30ís
Physically built, has an English accent

Justin Bartoni Catriceís Husband Male Mid to Late 30ís
Modelesque, a New Yorker, somewhat cocky, but down to earth. He is intelligent and has street smarts.

Mr. Winkleman Catriceís Nosey Neighbor Male 50ís-early 60ís
Inquisitive, intrusive, a detective-like White neighbor and Neighborhood Watch (Sings)

Joshua Smith Danniís Son Male 7 years old
A very wise, old spirited child

Bruce Landon Samanthaís Older Brother Male 50ís-early 60ís
He is very protective of Samantha

Dr. Hart Samanthaís Oncologist Female Late 40ís-early 50ís
She is a strong African-American Woman, eclectic, and very worldly

Dr. Garcia Samanthaís Pathologist Male 50ís
Average height, physically fit, and attractive, of Latin descent

Dr. Wong Samanthaís Radiologist Female Late 40ís
Short, Asian woman, very plain and studious

Dr. Linden Oncologist Male Early 40ís
Young, Jamaican oncologist

Caitlin Landon Samanthaís Sister-in-Law Mid 50ís-60ís
Bruceís wife

Pastor/Rev. Hamilton-Reverend
Southern Baptist-type preacher, with a southern accent, with loads of book knowledge

Choir member-male or female (sings only)

Compensation: This is unpaid work with the opportunity to showcase your talents on a main stage

Audition: Cold reading from sides provided. Actors may be asked to sing.