Garfield Players is holding auditions for our holiday production of Barbara Robinson’s

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!

Directed by Keely Joel Sajovie

Assistant Director: Kim Simbeck

Auditions: Sunday September 10th from 6-8pm

and Monday, September 11th from 7-9pm

Located at Garfield Heights Fire Station: 5115 Turney Rd, Garfield Heights, OH 44125 (enter from McCracken Road)

Show dates: December 1st, 2nd, 8th, and 9th at 7pm, December 10th at 2pm

Audition will consist of group improvisation and readings from the script. Please be prepared to arrive by the start time on the day you are auditioning and stay for the entire two hours if necessary. Resume is optional. You only need to attend one day of auditions, and there will be no callbacks for this production.

Rehearsals will begin the week after auditions and will consist of 2 weekday evenings with possible weekend afternoon per week, based on cast availability. Seeking performers of all ages, races, genders, and ethnicities. Seasoned actors and newcomers to the stage welcome.

Contact director Keely Sajovie with any questions at

All Roles Available!


(some adult roles may be doubled)


(7 and up, ages flexible)

Grace Bradley-mother of Beth and Charlie, director of the Christmas Pageant Beth Bradley-the narrator
Bob Bradley-father of Beth and Charlie Charlie Bradley-Beth’s brother
Mrs. Armstrong-usually in charge of the Pageant, until she sprains her ankle Ralph Herdman

Imogene Herdman

Leroy Herdman

Claude Herdman

Ollie Herdman

Gladys Herdman-siblings, the neighborhood bullies

Mrs. Slocum

Mrs. Clark

Mrs. Clausing

Mrs. McCarthy- other neighbors

Alice Wendleken-always plays Mary in the Pageant
2 Firemen Elmer Hopkins-the Reverend’s son, always plays Joseph
Reverend Hopkins Maxine






Doris-other kids in the pageant

Chorus of Angels and Shepherds