Prelude to a Kiss
by Bastrop Opera House

Feb. 10

At Peter and Rita’s wedding, a mysterious old man insists on kissing the bride. While honeymooning, Peter gradually realizes that the woman by his side is not his wife. The wedding kiss caused Rita’s soul and the old man’s to change places. Peter must track down the old man and free his young love’s spirit trapped in an aging and diseased body before it’s too late.

AUDITIONS: Febuary 10, 2024
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Bastrop Opera House 711 Spring Street, Bastrop

Audition form: Click Here

Please fill out and submit our online audition form on TheaterForms. Have your calendar handy and be prepared to enter rehearsal conflicts. You will be asked to upload a headshot (a JPEG file) if you have one. If you don’t have this file you can still submit the form.

Directed by Bethany Watkin.

Tony Award nomination as Best Play and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama.


Peter Hoskins Lead male role 20-30s

Rita Boyle Lead Female Role 20-30s

Old Man Male Lead Role 50s+

Taylor Male 20-30s

Mrs. Boyle Female 50s+

Dr. Boyle Male 50s+

Aunt Dorothy/Leah Female 30-60s

Tom/Jamaican Waiter Male 30-50s

Uncle Fred Male 40s+

Minister Either Gender 30s+

Ensemble Any Gender 18+