Auditions for Elephant Man
Auditions will be held Sunday, August 19th at 6 PM at the theater. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Rehearsals will begin on Monday, September 10th at 7 PM and continue Monday through Thursday until the show opens. The parts of Dr. Frederick Treves, Carr Gomm, and Ross have been cast; all other roles are available at this time.
There are roles available for five males and four females between the ages of 20 to 50. Several of these roles will require the actor to play multiple characters throughout the play. The roles available are:
Mrs. Kendal Female Age 30-
Belgium policeman / hospital orderly Male Age 20-
Circus manager / hospital orderly Male Age 20-
Duchess / Circus performer Female Age 18-
Countess / Circus performer Female Age 18-
English policeman Male Age 18-
Princess / Nurse Female Age 18-
Train conductor / Lord John Male Age 25-
John Merrick (the Elephant Man) Male Age 20-
Any actor/actress interested in reading for Mrs. Kendal or John Merrick must read the script prior to auditions and be willing and able to follow all stage directions in the script. For a PDF copy of the script, please contact director John Walck at firstname.lastname@example.org.