AUDITION: THE 39 STEPS By Patrick Barlowe
Directed by Phil Johnson
Sunday, June 25, 6:30 pm/CALLBACK: Wednesday, June 28, 6:30 pm
(Auditions are by invitation only.)
This play combines mishaps, mistaken identities, and tongue-in-cheek references to everything we like about murder mysteries and film noir detective movies.
Looking for funny, fearless and imaginative actors, who are good with accent work and physical comedy.
RICHARD HANNAY (M, 20-50, any ethnicity): A dapper English gentleman, Richard Hannay is bored until Annabella Schmidt comes into his life and starts him on a heroic and hilarious journey.
ANNABELLA SCHMIDT/PAMELA/MARGARET (F, 30-50, any ethnicity): Annabella Schmidt: An exotic secret agent, Annabella Schmidt is in dire need of Hannay’s help. Pamela: A beautiful English woman, Pamela is lured into Hannay’s adventure but is skeptical of his claims of innocence. Margaret: The farmer’s wife, Margaret is a shy young woman who dreams of life and adventure in the city.
CLOWN 1 (Any age, any ethnicity, any gender)
CLOWN 2 (Any age, any ethnicity, any gender)
Clowns play multiple characters: Crofter: A deeply jealous and suspicious Scottish farmer with an outrageous accent; Mr. Memory: A stage performer; Professor Jordan: Surrounded in mystery, Professor Jordan may hold the key to learning what and who “The 39 Steps” are. Other: Police, Travelers.
To request an audition, please email your headshot and résumé, specify the character you are auditioning for to: email@example.com.
First rehearsal: September 19, 2023
Rehearsals- Tuesday through Friday 6:30pm-10pm
Saturdays & Sundays 12pm-4pm
Preview: October 27, 2023
Industry Night: November 6, 2023
October 27, 2023-November 19, 2023- Fri., Sat. at 7:30 pm; Sun. matinee at 2pm (Possible additional Saturday matinee)
Legler Benbough Theatre (SRT) on Alliant International University Campus, 9783 Avenue of Nations (Off Pomerado Road in Scripps Ranch)
SCRIPPS RANCH THEATRE IS ADHERING TO THE AB5 LAW FOR PAYMENT.