The Lantern Theatre and Conway Community Arts will hold auditions for its first main stage production of the 2014 season, "The Last Romance," by Joe DiPietro, on Monday and Tuesday, Jan. 6-7 at 6 p.m. at the Lantern Theatre, 1021 Van Ronkle in downtown Conway. 

Exploring relationships between men and women in their Golden Years, The Last Romance finds Ralph wooing a reluctant Carol. But Ralph has to deal with his jealous sister before he can regain his happiness in this heart-warming comedy about the power of love.

The cast calls for two women and one man, ages 50 and older, plus one man, age 18-40 who can sing opera. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the play.

The play is under the direction of Cindy Romeo. Romeo is a veteran CCAA actress and director and her acting credits include roles with the Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre and the Arkansas Rep. She most recently directed "The Laramie Project" and appeared in "Hats! The Musical."

Performance dates are Feb. 14-16 and Feb. 21-23. Rehearsal dates and times will depend upon the schedule of those cast.

Further information about auditions is available by calling Romeo at 501-733-6700 or email at