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"Death By Design"-Orlando, FL - Casting ID # 1606694
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Orlando, FL Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 12-08-19
Audition Date 03-08-20 Submission deadline 03-07-20
Casting Category Theatre - Equity (Union)
Mixing the brilliant wit of Noël Coward with the intricate plotting of Agatha Christie, this mystery finds Edward and Sorel, a playwright and his actress wife, fleeing London after a disastrous opening night. But their weekend retreat with their comical servants is soon interrupted by the unexpected arrivals of four zany guests - each with a long-held secret. a long-held secret.

Role # 1 Edward Bennett
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

An eccentric playwright. Considers himself very witty. He has a tumultuous and turbulent relationship with his wife Sorel and indulges in every minute of it. Constantly making plays on words.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Sorel Bennett
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

An over the top actress. Wife to Edward and indulges in their antagonistic yet loving relationship. Will constantly be verbally sparring with Edward. Overly charming and a bit oblivious to jokes and the situation. The spoiled actress who thinks the world revolves around her.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Bridget
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The Bennett's maid. Clever and very strong willed. The true runner of the house. Very outspoken and lover of mysteries. She takes charge and assumes the detective role when the time comes to solve the murder.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 40 to 69
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Eric
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The young radical. Very political and passionate. Full of energy. Often running around and at odds with the other cast members who aren't understanding of the dire political situation he feels everyone is in.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Walter Pierce
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The stiff conservative politician. Rigid and serious. Has no interest in humor. Lusts after Sorel, and she loves stoking those fires. Everyone else in the play will be motivated to murder you.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Victoria Van Roth
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The eccentric artist and a dancer. Very melodramatic and over the top. Every movement from her is a work of performance art.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 69
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Alice
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A sweet young girl who will do anything for the man she loves. Very emotional and must be able to wail and cry dramatically.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Jack
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The Bennett's chauffeur. A strapping young buck who has a lady in every town. Helpful and always on the move. Minor physical labor as he is a strapping able-bodied young man.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -