Children’s Theatre Project Fall Show

The Community Players of Concord, NH

CHILDREN’S THEATRE PROJECT

is pleased to announce 

AUDITIONS for our 23rd Annual Fall Production

From the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Adapted by Tim Kelly

Sunday, June 10th from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Monday, June 11th from 4:00 – 8:00 pm

At the Players Studio 435 Josiah Bartlett Rd. Concord, NH

For youth actors ages 8 – 18, by appointment

Please contact Director Karen Braz at k.braz@comcast.net to schedule your 10–minute audition time.  Interested actors should prepare a short, memorized dramatic monologue from a classic play or story; you will also be asked to read scenes from the script.  See below for roles available in “The Secret Garden.”  Questions? Please email Director Karen Braz.

NOTE: Rehearsals begin in September; performances are October 12 & 13.

 

“THE SECRET GARDEN” – Roles

Martha – a young maid, age 14 – 16 years old

Mrs. Medlock – the housekeeper at Misselthwaite Manor, a no-nonsense, stern woman

The Manor’s Household Staff

Cook

John, a young footman

Phil, the stable boy

Betty and Jane, housemaids

Additional Staff: Butler, Maids, Gardener

Mrs. Crawford – escorts Mary from India to England

Kanchi – her Indian servant

Mary Lennox – a young orphaned girl, age 10 – 12 years old

Miss Wiggin – a governess

Dickon – Martha’s brother, a young gardener, age 13 – 15

Dr. Craven – Archibald’s cousin, cares for Colin

Mrs. Sowerby – kindly, wise, motherly friend and neighbor

Nurse – cares for Colin

Archibald Craven – Master of Misselthwaite Manor and Colin’s father

Colin Craven – invalid son of Archibald, age 10 or 11

Bellboy/Maid – at the London hotel

Lilias – memory from the past, Archibald’s wife and Colin’s mother

Extras: Servants, Sowerby children, Fairgoers, Hotel Guests