Callback List – Goodnight Desdemona

Callback list for Goodnight Desdemona

Tuesday, March 12

Please arrive at the Studio Theatre at 6 PM:

Cory Young

Connor Nolan

Landon Jorgensen

Cameron O’Hare

Matthew A. Jackson

Johnathan Middleton

Soroush Separ

Omar Fox

Osvaldo Rodriguez

Alexis Olaes

Isabel Sica

Carmen Marron

Jocelyn Goggin Morales

Sandy Tate

Lucy Arvizu

Gina Marie

Gabriela Le Baron

Lilah Kennedy

Heather Fiore

Ali Robbins-Goddard

Thank you so much to everyone who auditioned. I appreciate your time and talent.

The Every 28 Hours Plays – Get Involved


Today, in the United States of America, black people are killed by police at a sharply higher rate than other Americans. We have trouble talking about it, let alone addressing it. We have to NOW.

The Every 28 Hours Plays is a collection of 76 one-minute plays, by a diverse range of playwrights, responding to the crisis of state-sanctioned violence against Black people and all people of color in the United States of America. It is produced nationally by Calling-up Productions and Claudia Alick.

Locally, our goal is to produce these plays throughout the region in as many formats and venues as possible. Using agrass roots model, we are growing this project from the ground up; hoping to inspire more participation with each public engagement. The project is intended to promote dialogue, so we aspire to facilitate a dialogue after the plays whenever possible.

Here are some ways you can get involved:

  • Join our outreach list. Hear about upcoming performances and other opportunities to engage with the plays.
  • Join our acting pool. The larger our pool of actors, the more flexible we are to respond to a call. We invite all people to participate regardless of acting experience.
  • Host an event. Bring us to your group, organization or community. We are very adaptable to all venues and require virtually no set-up. Our standard presentation includes a 25 minute performance of the plays, followed by a facilitated solution-oriented dialogue with a flexible time limit. We invite hosts to read the collection and make requests for a customized playlist.
  • Volunteer to support.

Please use the form below to share your interest with us.

Background on the Project from Claudia Alick, executive producer of Calling Up Productions

In August of 2014, we created a project called The Ferguson Moment in collaboration with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival(OSF), artists in St. Louis and artists from across the nation. As news of Michael Brown’s death came forward, we connected with theatre artists in Ferguson and across the United States to spark and organize a national artistic response to the oppression, violence, and resistance happening in Ferguson, MO and its relationship to all of our communities and our history. The project took place over three days where we witnessed, served, and collaborated in artistic exchange. This open source project built the bridges for each of us to continue artistic exploration in our own organizations. OSF decided to continue with a national multi-perspective approach, and reached out to short form theater maker Dominic D’Andrea and The One-Minute Play Festival (1MPF) to continue.

Produced by the Oregon Shakespeare Festival under the leadership of Claudia Alick,( OSF’s Community Producer) and Dominic D’Andrea (The One-Minute Play Festival, Producing AD), in association with local St. Louis theater makers, we developed The Every 28 Hours Plays, a national project focused on the current Civil Rights movement. The title came from the widely shared and contested statistic that every twenty-eight hours a black person is killed by vigilante, security guard, or the police in the United States. The project consists of around 76 short plays and original local content with participation from artists across the nation.

The North County 3-College Theatre and Social Justice Project

Our participation in The Every 28 Hours plays has prompted us to form a this new Theatre and Social Justice Project. We strive to create theatre experiences that provide a complex context and empathetic opening for respectful, solution-oriented dialogue following the plays. With support from the North County Higher Education Alliance, students, staff and faculty from Palomar College, Mira Costa College and CSUSM are collaborating to engage our region in the important issues that shape our times.


Auditions for Goodnight Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet)


By Ann-Marie MacDonald
Directed by Dana Case

An adventure of sharp-witted self-discovery with a wicked twist!

Auditions: Mon, March 11 from 6pm-10pm – Held in the Palomar Studio Theatre

Callbacks: Tues, March 12 from 6pm-10pm

Please Prepare a One Minute Monologue

Rehearsals: March 18-April 26
Monday-Friday 7:00pm-11:00pm and possible Saturdays

Tech Rehearsals: Sat April 27, Sun April 28 from12-8pm
And April 29, 30, May 1, 2 from 6pm-11pm

Performances: May 3-12. Fri & Sat, 7pm; Sun, 2pm; Thurs, 4pm

Perusal scripts are available in the Box Office at the Howard Brubeck Theatre
Box Office: 760-744-1150 ext. 2453
Palomar Community College District 1140 West Mission Road, San Marcos, CA 92069

For more information, please contact Dana Case at

Audition Sign-up For Goodnight Desdemona/Good Morning Juliet

Legally Blonde, The Musical. Tickets On Sale Now!

Palomar Performing Arts Community,

This season we are celebrating women’s voices in the theatre and we are thrilled to bring you Legally Blonde, The Musical.  Our fantastic talented cast of singers, dancers, and actors, are working with passion and commitment to bring you a thrilling, uplifting and meaningful experience in the theatre.  We are so looking forward to sharing this show with you.  Hope to see you there.






Book by Heather Hach
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin

A fabulously fun award-winning musical based on the adored movie, Legally Blonde, The Musical is an action-packed and exploding with memorable songs and dynamic dances – this musical is so much fun, it should be illegal!

Directed by Michael Mufson
Music Direction by Suzy Bohling
Choreography by Molly Faulkner and Valerie Clark

Howard Brubeck Theatre

Friday, March 8 at 7:00 PM
Saturday, March 9 at 7:00 PM
Sunday, March 10 at 2:00 PM
Thursday, March 14 at 2:00 PM
Friday, March 15 at 7:00 PM
Saturday, March 16 at 7:00 PM
Sunday, March 17 at 2:00 PM

Special ticket pricing for this musical:  $20 General Admission, $16 for Seniors and Staff; $14 for students and children

We will also have a special panel discussion in collaboration with Women’s Studies to kick off Women’s History Month activities on Thursday, March 14th following our 2PM performance.



The Every 28 Hours Plays & Dialogue – Launch Event

Please join us tonight and throughout this semester in exploring and dialoguing about the persistent, state-sanctioned violence against people of color in our country.  I have organized a diverse group of students from all 3 North County colleges to present a 30-minute selection of amazing and insightful one-minute plays from the collection called The Every 28 Hours Plays.  These plays were commissioned nationwide in the wake of the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and are now being performed in communities around the county. The presentations will be followed by a respectful, lively and solution-oriented dialogue.


  • We are launching the project with a community event this Friday, January 25 at the Palomar Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Vista at 7PM. 1600 Buena Vista Drive.  (See attached flyer.)
  • We are in the process of planning an event at the Library on the San Marcos Campus for some time during Black History Month. Also planning events on all three campuses.
  • We are hoping that Palomar faculty, staff and community will invite us to present for classes, meeting or special events.
  • We may just pop-up on campus in various locations.
  • We will continue to present and grow this project beyond Black History Month.


If you are interested in hosting, supporting and/or participating you can

  • Join our Facebook Group – The Every 28 Hours Plays – San Diego
  • Email me at


Applied Auditions

Applied Music Auditions

Friday, February 1, 2019

Are you interested in becoming a Music major?  You should audition for the Palomar College Applied Music program.

Through this program you receive four semesters’ worth of lessons, for the price of one unit per semester.

These lessons are one-on-one with a professional musician on your instrument, including voice!

Private lessons such as these would cost around $1000 per semester if you paid for them on your own.


Please contact Tom Daily in the Performing Arts Department for more information.  Email or call

760-744-1150 extension 2327.

Legally Blonde Cast

(In alphabetical order by actor’s first name)

Note: The roles of Grand Master Chad and Kyle will be determined via a “run-off “at the organizational meeting on Monday. Omar, Julian & Osvaldo – prepare to bring it.

Very Important – Please arrive on time and ready to start at 6:30 PM for the organizational meeting on Monday December 17 in the Howard Brubeck Theatre.

Please Click Here to send an email to to  acknowledge if you accept your role or not.  Everyone, please do this.


Alana R Horton Enid Hoops, Ensemble
Alex Penner Courtney (Saleswoman), Harvard Law Student, Party Goer, Ensemble
Camille Redman Delta Nu, Featured Dancer, Ensemble
Chance Havins Kiki, Harvard Law Student, Frat Boy, Ensemble
Connor Nolan Elle’s Dad, Frat Boy, Harvard Student, Ensemble
Cory Young Professor Callahan
Danielle Rexilius Delta Nu, Ensemble
Elias Questenberg Warner Huntington III
Erica Kahn Delta Nu, Featured Dancer
Erin Bank Store Manager, Judge, Ensemble
Erin Brunansky Delta Nu, Featured Dancer, TV Reporter
Eva Trujillo Featured Dancer
Gaby LeBaron Delta Nu (Leilani), Ensemble
Grayson Lea Professor Lowell, Dewey, Frat Boy, Harvard Student, Ensemble
Isabel Sica Delta Nu (Becky), Laker Girl (Cashier), Chutney, Featured Dancer
Janelle Thomas Featured Dancer
Jadyn Ponder Sereena
Jolyon Maxilom Sundeep, In the run-off for GM Chad & Kyle
Justin Brown Camera Man, Frat Boy, Harvard Student, Ensemble
Kaitlyn Rogers Featured Dancer, D.A Joyce Riley
Kayla Adorno Paulette Buonofuonte
Lea LeBrun Whitney, Elle’s Mom, Ensemble
Madison Tobin Vivienne Kensington
Mattea Hernandez Assistant Director
Matthew A. Jackson Aaron, Balif, , Frat Boy, Harvard Student, Ensemble
Matthew Javier Emmett Forrest
McKenna Geu Featured Dancer
Noah Parr Winthrop, Nikos, Frat Boy, Harvard Student, Ensemble
Omar Fox Carlos, In the run-off for GM Chad & Kyle, Frat Boy, Harvard Student, Ensemble
Osvaldo Rodriguez Pfortzheimer, In the run-off for GM Chad & Kyle, Frat Boy, Harvard Student, Ensemble
Sarah Mcdowell Pillar
Sydney Parr Kate (Delta Nu), Ensemble
Taylor Brown Elle Woods
Trudi Hjeltness Margot
Vivianna McCormick Brooke Wyndham, Ensemble
Zoe Daniels Court Stenographer, Harvard Law Student, Ensemble


Legally Blonde Cast – Please Stand By . . .

Hey Folks,

I’m just finalizing and typing the cast list now.  It should be up very soon.  Probably around 12:30 PM.  Sorry for dragging out the suspense,

Legally Blonde Callbacks Update

Hey Folks,

I just posted the assigned materials we would like you to work on before the Callbacks on Wednesday.  It is on a password protected page to protect the copyrighted materials. It includes assignments by character and links to download the printed musical score and instructions to download the application Rehearsal Score (for computer, phone or tablet) which has all the functions to play the music to accompany you.

You should have received an email from me with the link and the password.  If you did not receive it, please click here to send me an email and I will reply with the information.

For the three people who are doing their singing/acting auditions at 4:45, I’ve included you in this email so you may also prepare whichever pieces of music you think we are likely to call you back for.

I’m looking forward to seeing you all for Callbacks on Wednesday.