ANNUAL TALENT SHOW!
Auditions Sept. 11, 7pm at the Opera House! All ages and all talents welcome! We provide a piano and a sound system…please bring your own accompanist, or music on cd or a jump drive. Auditions begin at 7pm and run until 8:30 pm. Email us in advance to reserve a time or to arrange a time if Monday evening doesn’t work for you. We will have a run-through on Thursday, Sept. 14 at 7pm, and the performance will begin at 7pm on Friday, Sept. 15. Tickets available at the door for $7! Contact us at email@example.com for more info. Box office number is 863-2412. This is NOT a competition! No prizes or judges…just a chance to show off your talent to our community!
THE MOUSETRAP by Agatha Christie
Set in an English Country House in the 1940’s, this is a classic Christie mystery – house guests trapped by a snowstorm, and one is a murderer. But who is it? Auditions will be held Tuesday, Sept. 12 and Monday, Sept. 18 at the Opera House at 7pm. Performances the first weekend in November. Character breakdown:
Mollie Ralston: the wife of Giles Ralston, Mollie is the young owner of Monkswell Manor, a Victorian era estate that has recently been converted into a guest house.
Giles Ralston: Mollie’s husband of one year, Giles is the co-host of Monkswell Manor.
Christopher Wren: A flighty, obviously neurotic young man, Chrisopher Wren is a guest at Monkswell Manor.
Mrs. Boyle: Stern and generally unpleasant, Mrs. Boyle is a guest at Monkswell Manor.
Major Metcalf: A typical retired British military officer, Major Metcalf is a guest at Monkswell Manor.
Miss Casewell: A bit masculine in her demeanor, Miss Casewell, another guest at Monkswell Manor, remains mysteriously aloof from the other guests.
Mr. Paravicini: An unexpected guest at Monkswell Manor, Mr. Paravicini is there only because of his car became stuck in a snowbank during a terrible blizzard.
Detective Sergeant Trotter: A late arriving guest at Monkswell Manor, Detective Trotter is trying to establish a relationship between any of the guests and a murder already committed at another location.