Boone Community Theatre

Auditions for Upcoming Shows

All auditions at Boone Community Theatre are conducted according to our audition policy.

A Murder is Announced

by Leslie Darbon, based on the Agatha Christie novel

Directed by Garry Gardner and Bradon Windus

Audition Dates

Audition on either Monday, February 24th or Tuesday, February 25th at 7:00 p.m. at the BCT office, 705 Story Street in Boone.

If you would like to audition but cannot make those dates, or have any other questions, please contact Garry or Brandon to make arrangements.

Characters

Julia Simmons (F - early 20s) a lovely, but sarcastic young woman staying at her cousin’s house with her equally caustic brother.

Letitia Blacklock (F – 50s-60s) an older woman, still retaining her beauty; calm, collected, and a soothing influence to all.

Dora Bunner (F – 60s-80s) Letitia’s oldest friend, somewhat dotty and confused, but with a wicked streak.

Patrick Simmons (M – 20s-30s) Julia’s older brother; witty, sarcastic.

Mitzi (F – 20s-60s) the eccentric, excitable, paranoid middle-European maid.

Miss Marple (F – 40s-60s) Letitia’s neighbor and amateur sleuth; much more intelligent than she appears.

Phillipa Haymes (F – 20s-30s) Letitia’s mysterious boarder; beautiful, secretive, and somewhat aggressive.

Mrs. Swettenham (F – 40s-60s) Another neighbor; snobby, curious, and overbearing.

Edmund Swettenham (M – 20s-40s) Mrs. Swettenham’s privileged son.

Rudi Scherz (M – teens-50s) the mysterious stranger.

Inspector Craddock (M – 30s-60s) the police inspector.

Sergeant Mellors (M – 20s-40s) Craddock’s cohort.

Performance Dates

  • Friday 4/24
  • Saturday 4/25
  • Thursday 4/30
  • Friday 5/1
  • Saturday 5/2

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