AUDITIONS SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 10 @ 6 PM AND MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11 @ 7 PM Auditions at the SPCT Rehearsal Barn - 550 South Bird St. - Sun Prairie, WI Open call for SPCT's 2020 production of Ken Ludwig's Edgar Award winning play, The Game's Afoot. This hilarious murder-mystery farce is a fictional tale of the historical Broadway star, William Gillette, and his famous Sherlock-inspired castle.
The play contains three men and five women characters. All auditions will consist of cold reads from the script. Experience with British dialects and Shakespeare is beneficial, but is not necessary to audition for any role.
Characters: William Gillette: Appears 30s-40s. Plays Sherlock Holmes on Broadway and is obsessed with the character. Martha Gillette: Appears 60s-70s. William's mother. Felix Geisel: Appears 30s-40s. Plays Watson on Broadway. A classical actor. Madge Geisel: Appears 30s-40s. Flamboyant and smart-mouthed. Simon Bright: Appears mid-20s. Aggie Wheeler: Appears mid 20s. Inspector Goring: Appears 30s-50s. British and eccentric. Daria Chase: Appears mid 20s-mid 30s. Glamorous. Has good physical focus and flexibility.