The Riverfront Playhouse
AUDITIONS

Rope
by Patrick Hamilton
 
Monday, August 20 @ 7:00 pm
Tuesday, August 21 @ 7:00 pm

 
The Riverfront Playhouse will hold open auditions for Rope by Patrick Hamilton on Monday and Tuesday August 20 & 21 at 7:00 pm at the Riverfront Playhouse, 11-13 S Water Street Mall, Aurora, Il 60505.
 
About the show:

For the mere sake of adventure, danger, and the "fun of the thing," Wyndham Brandon persuades his weak minded friend, Charles Granillo, to assist him in the murder of a fellow undergraduate, a perfectly harmless man named Ronald Raglan.

Director Katrina Syrris is looking to cast a total of 2 women and 6 men for the show.

CHARACTERS:

Wyndham Brandon: early 20s, fit, well to do, has a formidable presence, Oxford student
Charles Granillo: early 20s, smaller, a worrier, Oxford student, Brandon’s accomplice, and nuanced partner
Kenneth Raglan: early 20s, athletic, not an intellectual peer of his classmates, Oxford student 
Leila Arden: early 20s, a friend of the Oxford boys, doe eyed, and pretentious
Sir Johnstone Kentley: mid sixties to early seventies, scholarly, a collector of books
Mrs. Debenham: His sister, fifties, flighty, but expresses frequent sly grins
Rupert Cadell: late twenties, early thirties, scholarly, perceptive, and world-weary
Sabot: a manservant
 

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script; no appointment is necessary. Performances will be Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, October 12 through November 17.

Head shots are not required. Any questions may be directed to ksyrris@gmail.com.

Rope is produced by special arrangement with Samuel French.
 
 Persons interested in assisting with the technical aspects of the production are also encouraged to attend.

The Riverfront Playhouse is a 501c3 Not-for-Profit. All monies recieved through ticket sales and donations are used to continue producting shows.
We are 100% Volunteer run.
We thank you for your patronage
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(630) 897-9496
13 South Water Street, Aurora, Illinois, 60505
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