Audition Location

 Holy Trinity Episcopal Church

11 N. Monroe Avenue

Wenonah, NJ 08090

Enter front doors on Poplar Street. Please do not contact the Church with audition questions. Email us at info@spotliters.com or call us at 856-812-5835.

ARSENIC AND OLD LACE

AUDITION DATES:

Monday, December 17 @ 7:00 pm

Tuesday, December 18 @ 7:00 pm


Call Backs:

Thursday, December 20 @ 7:00 pm


 PERFORMANCE DATES:

Friday, March 15 @ 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 16 @ 8:00 pm

Sunday, March 17 @ 4:00 pm

Thursday, March 21 @  7:00 pm

Friday, March 22 @ 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 23 @ 8:00 pm

Friday, March 29 @ 8:00 pm

Saturday, March 30 @ 8:00 pm


All roles are available, non-equity, non-paid. Rehearsals will most likely be Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Head shots and resumes are not required, but may be submitted if available. 


If you have questions, please e-mail the Director, Jeanne Gold, at TeaJunkie@comcast.net or the Producer, Juliann Pomykacz, at cwdancerjp@yahoo.com


Open auditions begin at 7:00.

 No preparation needed as auditions will consist of cold reads from the script. 

Spotliters audition form is available to print from this page.


You can just walk in, or if you can, please RSVP at :


Audition Sign-up Here

Character Description

Abby Brewster  - (50's & up) One of the two sweet, but insane Brewster aunts who believes murdering lonely old men to be an act of charity. Has Victorian manners and values.


Martha Brewster  - (50's & up) A sweet elderly woman with Victorian charm who poisons elderly men, Martha is the sister of Abby and an aunt to Teddy, Jonathan, and Mortimer.  


Elaine Harper  - (mid 20's to mid 30's) Mortimer's pretty, independent girlfriend. The daughter of the Rev. Dr. Harper.


Mortimer Brewster  - (late 20's to late 30's) The slightly neurotic nephew to Abby and Martha Brewster. Mortimer is a drama critic who is engaged to Elaine. A good-hearted cynic who is about to have his world turned upside down. 


Teddy Brewster  - (male, late 30's to mid 40's) The kindhearted brother to Mortimer and Jonathon,  who honestly believes that he is President Theodore Roosevelt. 


Officer O'Hara  - (male, late 20's & up) A police officer, O’Hara is a would-be playwright who pesters Mortimer to read his play.  Loud, overbearing and funny.


Jonathan Brewster -  (40's & up) Nephew of Abby and Martha Brewster, Jonathan is a psychopath who has numerous murders to his credit and no scruples whatsoever. I bit oversensitive to his "new" appearance. 


Dr. Einstein  - (male, 40's & up)  Jonathon's partner in crime. A plastic surgeon and an alcoholic in his fifties, Dr. Einstein has changed Jonathan's face three times, with his most recent work resulting in a Boris Karloff resemblance. 


The Rev. Dr. Harper Minister (50's & up) Father of Elaine Harper. The minister who runs the church next door to the Brewster house. A bit pompous and protective, very ministerial in his manner. 


Officer Brophy  and Officer Klein  -  (male, 30's & up) Officers who make their rounds collecting Christmas toys, and aid Mortimer in his fight against Jonathan. Fond of Teddy.


Lieutenant Rooney - (male, early 40's & up) A police officer who aids Mortimer in his fight against Jonathan; your typical alpha cop, precinct boss.


Mr. Gibbs - (50's & up) A lonely little old man who nearly falls victim to the aunt's charity.


Mr. Whitherspoon (male, 40's & up) The caretaker of Happy Dale Sanitarium. May possibly consider this role for a female.

Spotliters Audition Forms

Please print and complete the audition form prior to auditions.