Sunday February 19th from 1:00-4:00pm at Gillette Castle State Park Visitors Center, 67 River Rd East Haddam CT
The East Haddam Stage Company, (EHSCO.org) East Haddam CT, resident theatre company of Gillette Castle State Park announces non-union professional actor auditions for their 2017 productions.
MUST CALL or EMAIL EHSCO for an audition slot:
DO NOT CALL GILLETTE CASTLE
Prepare one short monologue of your choice, comedy or drama. There will also be readings from the scripts. Stipend paid for all productions. Bring picture and resume with you.
SHOWS / Character breakdown:
William Gillette: Senator’s Son to Super Sleuth
Rehearsals begin June 7th, and are M-F afternoon/evening at Gillette Castle State Park. Season runs from July 8-August 13th, Saturdays and Sundays only, with two 30-minute shows per day. Time commitment is Noon to 4:00pm
1 Male, age range 30-55 to play William Gillette/Sherlock Holmes in an original 30-minute
comedy/drama in trunk show format. Looking for actors who are comfortable with acting outdoors, engaging with the audience, and projection of character. Must be 5’9” or taller. British accent a must.
Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Speckled Band
1930 radio show (6 week tour)
Rehearsals begin August 18th. Shows are evenings and weekends from September 8th-October 15th. The tour goes to various locations, throughout New England.
Male 1: Sherlock Holmes age range 30-60, British accent a must
Male 2: Dr. Watson age range 30-60, British accent a must
Male 3: Any age, plays Announcer, does sound effects, Billy the page,
Dr. Roylott cockney and British or Scottish accents a plus.
Rehearsal schedule for both shows based on cast/director availability.
Questions? Contact Producing Artistic Director Kandie Carle