PITTSFIELD >> Town Players of Pittsfield announces will be holding auditions Tuesday and Wednesday for a fully staged production of Jon Robin Bates' "Other Desert Cities."

Auditions both days are 6:30-9 p.m. at Whitney Center for the Arts, 42 Wendell Ave.

Needed are five actors — three women and two men, between the ages of 30 and 60.

Sides from the play will be provided. This production will run for two weekends starting Sept. 16.

Kevin Paul Wixsom is directing this drama about a family coming to terms with long held secrets. When a once promising novelist returns home to visit her Reaganesque parents, conflict ensues after she announces the imminent publication of her memoir, a book that focuses on the politically explosive and tragic death of her anti-war activist brother.