APRIL 2019 PRODUCTION
Vicki Casterina has accepted the role of director and has chosen the play Mr. Bennett's Bride.
ROLES AND CAST
James Bennet - 28 years old. (Inspired by Mr Bennet of Pride and Prejudice.)
Robert Bennet - James' father, 50-60.
Mary Ellingworth - James' aunt, Robert's sister, 50s.
Benedict Collins - Robert and Mary's cousin, 50s.
Mrs Graves - the house keeper, 50-70.
George Gardiner - Attorney at law, 40-50.
Sarah Gardiner - his wife, 40-50.
Emily Gardiner - his daughter, 17. (Inspired by Mrs Bennet of Pride and Prejudice.)
Mrs Bowman - 45-55. (Can be doubled with Sarah Gardiner)
Clara Bowman - early 20s. (Can be doubled with Emily.)
Set in the 1980s, twenty five years before the novel Pride and Prejudice opens, the play examines how the ill-suited couple Mr and Mrs Bennet, portrayed with such humour in that famous novel, met and decided to marry.
The play reading date is Wednesday 5 December 2018, auditions Wednesday 12 December 2018. Both events begin at 7:30pm in the Elanora Heights Community Centre, 49A Kalang Rd, Elanora Heights.
For enquiries phone Vicki Castrorina on 0409 896 063