Open auditions for Springhouse Theatre Company’s Spring 2017 production of Agatha Christie’s “A Murder Is Announced.”

Auditions will be

  • Sunday January 29, 2017 at 3pm – 6pm
  • Monday January 30, 2017 at 6pm – 9pm

Auditions will consist of a one-minute monologue (please keep your selection under one minute), and cold readings from the script. Should you like to familiarize yourself with the sides, they are here (Google Doc).

All roles available.


  • Julia Simmons – a young woman
  • Letitia Blackstock – a mature woman
  • Dora Bunner (Bunny) – a mature woman
  • Patrick Simmons – a young man
  • Mitzi – a woman of any age (character is Eastern European, ethnicity is not important, but the ability to
  • perform a foreign accent is.)
  • Miss Marple – a mature woman
  • Phillipa Haymes – a young woman
  • Mrs. Swettenham – a mature woman
  • Edmund Swettenham – a young man
  • Rudi Scherz – a man or woman of any age (note: a small role – no sides available)
  • Inspector Craddock – a mature man
  • Sergeant Mellors – a man or woman of any age