Hamlet Auditions Round TWO!

MacGuffin will be producing Hamlet in the Spring of 2019!  This is the SECOND round of auditions for Hamlet. The roles of Hamlet and Ophelia have already been cast. Max Mester will be playing the role of Hamlet. Lily Cohen will be playing the role of Ophelia. All other roles are open. Our intention is…

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Orpheus Audition Songs

Below you will find the audition information for MacGuffin’s fall musical, Orpheus. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, September 12 from 6-8:30 PM for actors between the ages of 9 and 18. We will start with a vocal audition and proceed to a dance audition. When actors come to the audition they will immediately fill…

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Orpheus – Character list

Below is a list of characters from John Rea’s new musical, Orpheus. The show has 2 sets of characters. One set appears in the Upper World and the other set appears in the Under World ruled by Hades. It recommended that actors interested in auditioning for the musical to review the myth of Orpheus and…

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More Than Anything: The Movie Premiere Interviews

On April 22, 2018 MacGuffin held its world premiere of More Than Anything: The Movie. The full length feature was shown at the International House in Philadelphia to a crowd of 360 people. We partied and dressed like movie stars. The 40 member cast saw the film for the first time and their reactions are…

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Hamlet Auditions Round ONE!

MacGuffin will be producing Hamlet in the Spring of 2019!  We will be holding two rounds of auditions for Hamlet. Round One (date listed below) is ONLY for those actors wishing to audition for the roles of Hamlet or Ophelia. We will hold Round Two of auditions (for all other characters) on Saturday, September 29th…

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More Than Anything – the Movie Trailer #3

Check out our new trailer for More Than Anything – the Movie. In this scene Potter is introducing our hero, Samantha, to the kids of Tinkerton High School. It’s her first day at her new school. The song is called, ‘Capital T’ with music and lyrics by John Rea. Max Mester plays Potter and Isabella…

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Spotlight on… Isabella Martorano

Isabella Martorano will appear in the leading role of Samantha Anderson in More Than Anything: The Movie on April 22, 2018. She has been a member of MacGuffin’s comedy improv troupe, This Side Up, for the last two seasons. She has appeared in Wicked, Hamlet Cubed, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, 13 the Musical,…

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Spotlight On… Rosie Taranta

MacGuffin actress, Rosie Taranta has appeared in a number of our productions including: High School Musical, More Than Anything, The Jungle Book, The Music Man, The Lion King, and Peter Pan. She won The Hitchcock Award for Youth Leadership at the 2016 Shakespeare Awards. She currently reprises her role as Bertha Barnes, the put-upon school…

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Spotlight on… Charles Watson

Charles Watson & Rosie Taranta on set in More Than Anything – the Movie. Charles Watson is an eighth grader is Julia R. Masterman School. He has appeared in numerous productions at MacGuffin since 2014 including: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Part 1; a Staged Reading, High School Musical, and More Than Anything. He…

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More Than Anything Movie Soundtrack Details

Click here to see a 3D version of the More Than Anything Movie Soundtrack CD artwork. Here’s the track list for the new movie CD. The CD will only be available for purchase at the movie premiere on April 22, 2018 at the International House, Ibrahim Theater – 5 PM reception, 6 PM showing. CD…

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