Open auditions: Lion in Winter and Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime

We are holding open auditions on Tuesday 9th July at 7.30pm for our February production of Lion in Winter, directed by Norman Austick (dates TBC) and a second set of auditions for Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime for people who were unable to attend the first date. Directed by Mike Boyle, show dates 2-7 December.
 
All roles are listed below and include an age and description if available. Come along to the audition if you are interested and to find out more. There is no need to prepare anything in advance and scripts will be available on the evening. Please note that if you have previously auditioned for Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime that you do not need to attend again, this is a second date for those people who couldn’t attend the first audition date.
 
LION IN WINTER
* Alais Capet, 20s
* Henry, 50s – in his final flush of physical and mental vigour
* Richard Lionheart, 20s – handsome and impressive
* Geoffrey, Count of Brittany, 20s – energetic and charming
* John, 16 – also charming
* Eleanor, 60s – handsome woman with a great temperament
* Philip Capet, King of France – tall with a direct manner
 
LORD ARTHUR SAVILE’S CRIME
* Baines, Lord Arthur’s faithful butler, male
* Lord Arthur Savile, male, 30
* Sybil, Lord Arthur’s fiancee, female, 20-30
* Lady Windermere, Lord Arthur’s Aunt, female, 40s
* Lady Clementina, Lord Arthur’s Great Aunt, female, 60s
* The Dean of Paddington, Lord Arthur’s uncle, male, 60s
* Lady Julia Merton, Sybil’s mother, female, 40s/50s
* Mr Podgers, the cheiromantist (palm reader), male
* Nellie, the maid, female
* Herr Winkelkopf, an anarchist, male, 40s