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"The Mousetrap" Auditions-Kansas City, MO - Casting ID # 1603527
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Kansas City, MO Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 10-15-19
Audition Date 01-21-20 Submission deadline 01-20-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snowstorm, one of whom is a murderer. The suspects include the newly married couple who run the house, and the suspicions in their minds nearly wreck their perfect marriage. Others are a spinster with a curious background, an architect who seems better equipped to be a chef, a retired Army major, a strange little man who claims his car has overturned in a drift, and a jurist who makes life miserable for everyone. Into their midst comes a policeman, traveling on skis. He no sooner arrives, than the jurist is killed. Two down and one to go. To get to the rationale of the murderer's pattern, the policeman probes the background of everyone present and rattles a lot of skeletons. Another famous Agatha Christie switch finish! Chalk up another superb intrigue for the foremost mystery writer of her time. writer of

Role # 1 Mollie Ralston
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The wife of Giles Ralston, the young owner of Monkswell Manor, a Victorian era estate that has recently been converted into a guest house.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Giles Ralston
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Mollie's husband of one year, he is the co-host of Monkswell Manor.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Christopher Wren
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A flighty, obviously neurotic young man, a guest at Monkswell Manor.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Mrs. Boyle
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Stern and generally unpleasant, a guest at Monkswell Manor.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Major Metcalf
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A typical retired British military officer, a guest at Monkswell Manor.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Miss Casewell
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A bit masculine in her demeanor, she remains mysteriously aloof from the other guests.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Mr. Paravicini
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An unexpected guest at Monkswell Manor, he is there only because his car became stuck in a snowbank during a terrible blizzard.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Det.Sergeant Trotter
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A late arriving guest at Monkswell Manor, he is trying to establish a relationship between any of the guests and a murder already committed at another location.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -