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A Stage Manager for Go Back for Murder - see contact and all other details below.


ADDITIONAL AUDITIONS NOTICE


GO BACK FOR MURDER


A mystery by Agatha Christie

Director: Bob Bradley

Production Manager: Doreen Carlson


Audition Dates and Venues

Tuesday, January 30 − 7:00-8:30pm and
Thursday, February 1 − 7:00-8:30pm
at
St. Stephens Anglican Church
885 22nd Street (22nd and Marine Drive), West Vancouver
Call Backs if necessary − to be determined.

Description of Play

Carla Crane believes her mother, who died in prison, was wrongly convicted of murder. In an attempt to clear her name, Carla persuades those present on the day to return to the scene of the crime and recount their version of events. The drama slips from past to present, and after sifting through the various inconsistencies between each suspect's testimony, the truth is finally revealed.

Cast requirements

Justin Fogg The lawyer trying to help Carla find peace. Clever, smooth about 30.
Turnball Justin Fogg's assistant. Elderly
Carla Daughter of Caroline seeking the truth. Determined to find the truth. Some deep buried anger. About 20. Will be aged to about 45.
Jeff Rogers Carla's husband to be. Age about 30. Stereotype American.
Philip Blake The victim's best friend, now a stockbroker. A little resentful of Carla's investigation. About 45 but will be aged back to about 20.
Meredith Blake Philip's younger brother, a recluse and former amateur herbalist. In love with Caroline at one time. About 45 but will be aged back to about 20.
Miss Williams Angela's former governess, now retired. No nonsense, abrupt type. About 60 but will be aged back to about 40.
Angela Warren Caroline's younger sister, now an archaeologist. About 35 but will be aged back to about 16.
Caroline Crale Wife of the victim.
Amyas Crale The victim, an artist, murdered fifteen years ago. A womanizer, somewhat cruel. About 45.
Lady Melksham A society lady, formerly Elsa Greer, the victim's mistress. Married three times. About 45 but will be aged back to about 20.

Production Dates

April 13 through April 28, 2018
(there are two shows on April 28 ... a matinée and a regular evening show)
in The Studio Theatre at the Kay Meek Centre
1700 Mathers Avenue, West Vancouver

NOTES:

  • Cold read from the script.
  • No scheduled appointments - first come, first served.
  • This is a non-Equity production.
  • Accents not required.
  • If selected for a part, you must join Theatre West Van at a cost of $10.00.
  • Please bring résumés and headshots to the auditions.
  • Rehearsals TBA when casting complete.

For more information, contact Bob Bradley (director), bobbradley@shaw.ca (do not send headshot or résumés) or Producer Doreen Carlson drnvaughan@gmail.com.

 

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