Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Audition Notice for next October's Agatha Christie

FOTA members may want to make a note in their diary for the audition for 'Black Coffee' by Agatha Christie which will be produced next October. it's along way away but at least the summer is there for line learning!


     ‘BLACK  COFFEE’    

          Directed by Peter Brooks

Auditions will be held on Saturday 29th. May between  11.00 am. – 1.30 pm. for this tight mystery thriller (The first and only play actually written by Agatha Christie featuring Hercule Poirot)

Production  dates    22nd. – 26th. October

Rehearsals commencing early September

TREADWELL       (the butler)       50 plus
LUCIA AMORY    (Richard’s wife) attractive  
                                                25 - 30                                                                                                  
MISS CAROLINE AMORY   (Sir Claude’s younger sister)   Straitlaced spinster 60’ish
RICHARD AMORY  (Sir Claude’s son)  30 – 40
BARBARA AMORY    (Sir Claude’s niece) 30’s
EDWARD RAYNOR   (Sir Claude’s secretary)  
                                                35 - 40                                                      
DR. CARELLI     Italian/Spanish sinister 30’s
SIR CLAUDE AMORY       Scientist   65 - 75
HERCULE POIROT  Not a David Suchet look-
                                       a-like  50 - 60                                                                                           
CAPT.HASTINGS   Poirot’s sidekick   50 – 60
DR GRAHAM                   40 plus
INSP. JAPP           Scotland Yard Insp. 40 –60
JOHNSON              Police constable        20 – 30
Audition pieces will be available in the box office from Monday May 3rd. If you are interested but cannot attend on  the 29th. or would like more information re. the characters please don’t hesitate to telephone Peter on      952 887 372

Peter Brooks  

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