One Slight Hitch

by Lewis Black
Directed by Ann Heywood

Audition Dates:  September 9, 10, & 11, 7 pm - 9 pm at the Little Theatre of Norfolk

Call Backs:  September 12 at 7 pm - 9 pm

Performance Dates:  November 1 - 24, Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm, Sundays at 2:30 pm

Rehearsals:  Mondays-Thursdays 7 pm - 9:30 pm & Saturdays 10 am - 2 pm


Audition Requirements: 

  • Actors will read provided sides from the script
  • Resumes and headshots are welcome, but not necessary


It's Courtney's wedding day, and her mom, Delia, is making sure that everything is perfect. The groom is perfect, the dress is perfect, and the decorations (assuming they arrive) will be perfect. Then, like any good farce, the doorbell rings. And all hell breaks loose. So much for perfect.

Characters:   *All roles are open to all ethnicities

DOC COLEMAN (Mid 50s to late 60s) – Father of the bride. A general practitioner. A charming, eccentric conservative. Usually straight-up.

DELIA COLEMAN (Mid 50s to late 60s) – Mother of the bride. In a constant state of panic.

RYAN (Early to mid-30s) –The bride’s ex-boyfriend.

P.B. (16 years old) – Youngest daughter of Doc and Delia.

(Late 20s to early 30s) – Middle daughter of Doc and Delia. A nurse. Nutty.

COURTNEY (Early to mid-30s) – Oldest daughter of Doc and Delia. Bride. Freelance writer. First novel was not successful.

(Early 30s to early 40s) – Engaged to Courtney. Logical and wealthy man.

One Slight Hitch is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.