Male & Female roles for Thriller, Play


MURDER BY THE BOOK

Company

METRO THEATRE

Playwright

Duncan Greenwood & Robert King

Director

Stephen Torrence

Producer

Rita Price

Audition Dates

October 29 at 7:00pm; October 30 at 7:00pm

Audition Venue

Metro Theatre, 1370 SW Marine Drive

Audition Requirements

Characters Needed: 2-female; 3-male
Selwyn Piper – male, (mid 40s to early 50s) a successful novelist well groomed, erudite and self-assured.
Christine Scott – female, (mid 20s to early 30s) secretary to Selwyn attractive, likable and efficient
Imogen Piper – female, (40s) wife of Selwyn and an ex actress displaying theatrical charm and composure
Peter Fletcher – male, (late 20s to early 30s) Selwyn’s neighbour light hearted but intelligent
John Douglas – male, (mid 40s to mid 50s) Selwyn’s publisher bluff middle aged bachelor
Actors must be capable of playing the age specified. Also actors must be capable of speaking in an English accent. Auditions will be cold readings from the script; the director will choose which scenes the group will read.

Production Dates

January 20 to February 10 – Sunday matinees are January 28 & February 4, 2018

Production Venue

Metro Theatre

Notes

Drop in, no appointment necessary. Please arrive no later than 9 pm. Late comers will not be seen.

This is a NON-EQUITY production. All roles at Metro Theatre, are volunteer positions. People will be seen on a first come/first served basis, but be prepared that you may have to sit around and wait as you may be needed to read opposite someone else who is auditioning.

 

Contact

Resume and Headshots: you may bring these with you to the audition, or, email your résumé and head shot to tickets@metrotheatre.com
Contact: Director, Stephen Torrence at torrences2006@yahoo.ca

Play