Possum Point Players make second appeal for directors for 2019

May 12, 2018

The Possum Point Players continue to seek directors for their 2019 Main Stage Season.

The shows, with title, author(s), publishing house, show type and approximate 2019 production time frame (subject to change.) are: “Arsenic and Old Lace,” Joseph Kesselring, Samuel French, comedy, late January; “How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying,” written by Abe Burrows, Jack Weinstock and Willie Gilbert with music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, Broadway musical, spring; “Dixie Swim Club,” Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten, dramatists Play Service, summer comedy; and “Sleuth,” Anthony Shaffer, Samuel French, late summer drama/mystery.

The PPP holiday show (in early December.) will be an original revue selected from submissions by potential directors. These directors will submit at least a working title and an outline of their proposal to include, but not be limited to: Theme and brief outline, cast size, music to be included either specifics or examples, set design idea or plan and any other special requirements their show might have.

Anyone wishing to be considered for directing should contact Jim Hartzell, for applications and/or further information. He can be reached at or 302 856-6166.

There are two application forms; one for those who have directed at PPP before, and one for those who have not. Applications may be obtained from Hartzell or the PPP office at or 302 856-3460 or go to the PPP website,