Alfresco Productions announces auditions for “The Mousetrap” by Agatha Christie.
This is the longest running play in history. It is the classic suspense thriller: a group of people trapped in a boarding house during a huge snowstorm. A body is discovered. Who will be next?
The show will be under the direction of Dan McGee, a professional actor/director who has directed in St. Louis, Chicago and Denver. Performance dates are: November 20, 21, and 22.
Molly Ralston: co-owner of Monkswell Manor and determined to make it succeed. She is also terribly in love with her husband.
Giles Ralston: Molly’s husband and her partner in Monkswell Manor. He means well, but sometimes things go a bit awry.
Christopher Wren: eccentric and outgoing. He is a guest at the Manor.
Miss Casewell: a very strong woman. She has an opinion on everything and believes she is always right.
Major Metcalf: ex-military gentleman. Worldly and charming.
Mr. Paravacini: foreign traveler stranded at the Manor with the rest.
Detective Sergeant Trotter: eager young policeman on the case.
Auditions will be August 22 from 1 to 5pm at the Alfresco Center 2041 Delmar Avenue in Granite City. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. To make an audition appointment, please email:
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