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Casting Notice


Due to a last minute scheduling conflict, Shoestring Theatre Company is seeking immediate casting for Caucasian male age 55+ to take the lead in the original play, The Best Doctor in Town for its tour shows to Southwest Virginia Friday, August 31 in Keokee, Virginia and Saturday, September 1 in Appalachia, VA. 

About the role:

Doctor Nicholas Oxenbriggs is the dashing, trusted hero to the small mountain town where he has brought consistent, competent care to the proud people in the community. An orphaned child, a military war hero and a skilled professional admired by everyone – but is Doc Briggs living a double life?

Rehearsals

10 -12 rehearsals will be in Fairfax/Vienna in August

Contact

Amelia Townsend director, at [email protected] or Genie Baskir, producer at [email protected]

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The Best Doctor in Town Upcoming Performances

Spotlight on the Arts 2018  Only Three Performances left

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Read about the play in The Connection 

FRIDAY

AUG 31

The Best Doctor in Town - Keokee High School Alumni Association

6:30 PM | KEOKEE HIGH SCHOOL GYM  KEOKEE, VIRGINIA  

SAT

SEPT 1

The Best Doctor in Town - Appalachia Cultural Arts Center

6 PM | MAIN STREET, APPALACHIA, VIRGINIA  TICKETS $10 

RESERVE SEATS: Call Gary Bush 276-565-1386 or Glenn Gannaway 276-523-3977

Shoestring Theatre appreciates the support from these fine organizations.

Shoestring Theatre Company is generously supported by The City of Fairfax Commission on the Arts, Kimco Realty, The Keokee High School Reunion Association, The Four Winds at Oakton Condo Association, and our board, cast, and their families.

SHOESTRING MISSION

A small, community theatre showcasing original stories that bring to life the culture of Southwest Virginia bringing you the untold stories of the real people of Virginia. Established in 2016.

The Shoestring Theatre Company is supported by the City of Fairfax Commission on the Arts, The City of Fairfax Cultural Arts and Marketing programs, the Board of Directors and staff of the Four Winds at Oakton Home Owners Association, the Keokee High School Alumni Association, Kimco Realty, friends and family in Southwest Virginia and members of the Shoestring Theatre Company Board of Directors, the cast and communities of Keokee, Appalachia, Oakton, Fairfax, and Big Stone Gap, Virginia.