Mount Pleasant Community Theatre announces auditions for Summer Play

Written by Theresa Rose on April 10, 2019

Mount Pleasant Community Theatre announces auditions for “A House Divided” by JD Luchsinger. Directed by Carrie Muhs and Dave Brown, this play is written by Muhs’ uncle, Jeff. It was produced at Pasadena Little Theater in Pasadena,Texas – January 2014. Luchsinger has graciously given Mount Pleasant Community Theatre permission to direct it in Mt. Pleasant this summer. The play is a mystery that encompasses the Lincoln assassination and its aftermath. All this takes place at the Espy Hotel and Saloon in 1872 Virginia.


Auditions will be on Sunday, April 28th at 3:00 pm. and Monday, April 29th at 6:30 pm. Taking place on the first floor of Old Main on the Iowa Wesleyan campus. The cast consists of 2 pre-teen girls, age 12-14 or at least look that age. And 2 women and 4 men. Last is a male to play a body, no audition required.


“A House Divided” will run at the Iowa Wesleyan Chapel June 28th, 29th at 7pm and June 30th at 2pm.


For more information please contact Kadie Johannson, MPCT Vice President at 319-721-2729 or