Audtions open for 'A House Divided'

Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre announced auditions for “A House Divided” by JD Luchsinger. Directed by Carrie Muhs and Dave Brown, this play is written by Muhs’ uncle, Jeff. It was produced at Pasadena Little Theater in Pasadena, Texas — January 2014. Luchsinger has graciously given Mt. Pleasant Community Theatre permission to direct it in Mt. Pleasant this summer. The play is a mystery that encompasses the Lincoln assassination and its aftermath. All this takes place at the Espy Hotel and Saloon in 1872 Virginia.

Auditions will be on Sunday, April 28, at 3 p.m. and Monday, April 29, at 6:30 p.m., taking place on the first floor of Old Main on the Iowa Wesleyan campus. The cast consists of two preteen girls, age 12-14 or at least looking that age and two women and four men. Last is a male to play a body, no audition required.

“A House Divided” will run at the Iowa Wesleyan Chapel June 28 and 29 at 7 p.m. and June 30 at 2 p.m.

For more information please contact Kadie Johannson, MPCT Vice President at 319-721-2729 or