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Happening: Saturday 8th December 2018

FRANKENSTEIN

Auditions bannerA drama by Bo List based on the Mary Shelley novel.Directed by Lorna Ashton
Performing from 30th March to 13th April 2019

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Walton is a failed writer and captain who sets out to explore the North Pole and expand his scientific knowledge in hopes of achieving fame. During the voyage, the crew spots a dog sled driven by a gigantic figure. A few hours later, the crew rescues a nearly frozen and emaciated man named Victor Frankenstein.

There are 18 characters, but some will be doubled.
The ages are a guide only, everyone is encouraged to audition.
The people with multiple roles will also play the villagers.

Victor Frankenstein  20 – 30’s, driven romantic, attractive 
Creature 20+ large, strong, rough and sensitive 
Elizabeth 20 – 30’s beautiful and bright 
Alphonse Frankenstein 50+ also plays the sailor warm and wise Father to Victor and William
Henry Clerval 20 – 30’s Victor’s best friend 
Justine Moritz 30 + plus the female creature, trusted servant and friend to family. 
William Frankenstein 11, Victor’s younger brother 
Doctor Waldman 40 + also plays the Minister and De Lacy, Brilliant and melancholy mentor to Victor. De Lacy blind man that befriends the creature.
Cpt Robert Walton 40 +, ambitious and fearless, captain of the Archangel.
Karl 20 + ruffian also plays the Judge and the Constable
Horst 20 + ruffian also plays a guard
     

 

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