Upcoming Auditions

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap Auditions!

Agatha Christie’s THE MOUSETRAP – directed by Mike Horberg.
Auditions for Agatha Christie’s classic murder mystery will be on Saturday, January 22 at noon and Sunday, January 23 at 6pm. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.
Characters – ages listed is that of the character – not the actor.
Christopher Wren – Mid to late 20s – The first guest to arrive at the hotel, Wren is a hyperactive young man who acts in a very peculiar manner. He admits he is running away from something, but refuses to say what. Wren claims to have been named after the architect of the same name by his parents.
Mollie Ralston – Late 20s – early 30s – Proprietor of Monkswell Manor, and wife of Giles.
Giles Ralston – Late 20s – early 30s – Husband of Mollie who runs Monkswell Manor with his wife.
Mrs. Boyle – Late 40s to early 60s – A critical older woman who is pleased by nothing she observes.
Major Metcalf – Late 40s to early 60s – Retired from the army, he is a square-shouldered man, very military in manner and bearing. Little else is known about Major Metcalf
Mr. Paravicini – 40s-50s – A man of unknown provenance, who turns up claiming his car has overturned in a snowdrift. He appears to be affecting a foreign accent and artificially aged with make-up. He is a caricature of Agatha Christie’s famous detective Hercule Poirot.
Sergeant Trotter – Mid to late 20s – A policeman who arrives in a snow storm saying he has come to protect the guests from the murderer.
Miss Casewell – Late 20s – early 30s – A strange, aloof, masculine woman who speaks offhandedly about the horrific experiences of her childhood.
The show will run from March 18th to April 3rd.