The Friends of Tuckabatchee are revising their production of "Tecumseh at Tuckabatchee"
Auditions for Tecumseh play this week
In association with the 200th Anniversary of Alabama’s statehood, the Friends of Tuckabatchee will present a theatrical production this fall.
“...and One Fire Still Burns: A Native American Story” is a reimagined version of “Tecumseh at Tuckabatchee” that was performed several years ago in Tallassee. The production is a historic drama about Tecumseh’s visit in the fall of 1811 to the Creek nation at Tuckabatchee. The play relives his arrival and great speech in which he tried to persuade the Creek nation to join a campaign against the encroaching European society.
The Friends of Tuckabatchee are looking for actors for the November production. Men, women and children of all ages are needed and welcomed to audition. Actors will be asked to read excerpts from the script.
Auditions will take place at the Tallassee Superintendent’s House on Freeman Avenue behind Tallassee City Hall on the following dates:
Sunday, July 14 from 2-5 p.m.
Monday, July 15 from 6-8 p.m.
Thursday, July 18 from 6-8 p.m.
Sunday, July 21 from 2-5 p.m.
The presentation dates for the production are Friday, Nov. 1 at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m.