Open auditions for the Waukesha Civic Theatre’s production of The Secret Case Of Sherlock Holmes will be held:
Monday, March 23, 2020, starting at 7:00 pm
Tuesday, March 24, 2020, starting at 7:00 pm
Callbacks, if needed, will be on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, starting at 7:00 pm
Auditions will be held at the Waukesha Civic Theatre Building at 264 West Main Street, Waukesha. Please enter through the glass doors on Riverfront Street. No appointment is necessary. If you will not arrive at auditions until 8:30 or later, please contact the theatre before 5 pm so the director can be informed.
Those auditioning should be prepared to read from the script. Please come prepared to fill out the audition form, including all conflicts from the audition date through the closing performance. The Waukesha Civic Theatre is committed to inclusive casting. Actors of all backgrounds and ethnicities are encouraged to audition.
Where do you find Marilyn Monroe, George Washington, and Dracula all in the same room? Only at the Freudly Institute! Mistaken for another patient with grandiose delusions, it's up to Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to solve two mysteries after a body is found on the grounds - who is the killer, and how can they prove who they really are?
All roles are open.
There are 9-10 roles for women age 20+.
There are 7 roles for men age 20+.
Directed by Phil Stepanski, The Secret Case Of Sherlock Holmes will run June 5-21, 2020, at WCT.
SHERLOCK HOLMES: (20s-40s; Male) A young detective just starting out in 1886, travels forward in time
DR. JOHN WATSON: (30s-50s; Male) Holmes’ friend and partner, starts in 1886 and travels forward in time
DR. SYDNEY FREUDLEY: (20s-50s; Female) Psychiatrist, founder of the Freudley Institute in present day London
INSPECTOR LESTRADE: (30s-50s; Female) A gruff policewoman, present day London
EDDIE NASH: (Flexible age; Male) Handyman at the Freudley Institute
MRS. COBB: (Flexible age; Female) Cheerful cook at the Freudley Institute
DR. CARLA YOUNG: (Flexible age; Female) Another psychiatrist at the Freudley Institute
CHARLOTTE HYDE-WHITE: (Flexible age; Female) Freudley Patient, thinks she is Queen Victoria
TOM SMITH: (Flexible age; Male) Freudley patient, thinks he is George Washington
RUBY ALLEN: (Flexible age; Female) Freudley patient, thinks she is Marilyn Monroe
HENRY LEE: (Flexible age; Male) Freudley patient, thinks he is Count Dracula; cheerful, but hungry
WINIFRED BROWNLOW: (Flexible age; Female) Freudley patient, thinks she is Emily Dickinson
NANCY DARLING: (Flexible age; Female) Freudley patient, thinks she is Lizzie Borden
MR. WILLOWS: (Flexible age; Male) Freudley patient, thinks he is Tarzan
H.G. WELLS: (20s-30s; Male) Young author and inventor in 1886, role to be doubled by one of the supporting or ensemble actors above
MISS PINCHLEY: (Flexible age; Female) Arthur Conan Doyle’s secretary in 1886, role to be doubled by one of the supporting or ensemble actors above