Auditions for Christmas Carol will be held October 4 and 5 at 6 pm.
A Christmas Carol
Adapted by Patrick Barlow (The 39 Steps) from Charles Dickens
Directed by Christopher Bellis
This is a fun, past paced adaptation of the classis Christmas tale. It is performed by 5 actors who play all the parts. Actors, other than the actor playing Scrooge, play multiple roles and also help create the physical scene and are therefore on stage throughout the show. The roles include narrators, carol singers, debtors, spirits, etc. Ability to do accents and physical adaptability to portray different characters is important.
Sides will be available at the auditions. Please wear comfortable clothes.
The roles available are:
Actor Two – male (Plays Bob Cratchit, Marley’s ghost, Young Scrooge, Little Scrooge, Peter Cratchit, Katie Cratchit, Frederick’s children)
Actor Three – female (Plays Mrs Lack, Lavinia Bentham, Mrs Grimes, Fran, Isabella, Ghost of Christmas Present, Martha Cratchit, Frederick’s housemaid)
Actor Four – Female (Plays Hermione Bentham, Ghost of Christmas Past , Constance, Mrs Cratchit, mother)
Actor Five – male (Plays Frederick, Mr Grimes, Mr Fezziwig, George, Kate Cratchit, Abigail Cratchit, Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come, Passer-by)
Performances – December 3 – December 20, 2020 with performances at 7:30pm Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and Sunday matinees at 3:30pm.
Auditions held by appointment at the theatre on October 4 and 5 from 6pm – 8pm.
Please contact Christopher Bellis at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an audition time.
Your health and safety is of the highest priority. All auditions, rehearsals, and performances will be conducted under the strictest of protocols.