Audition at FWP!
All auditions take place at our theatre! Questions? Email auditions@FrancisWilsonPlayhouse.org!
Francis Wilson Playhouse will be holding Auditions for the American Premiere of Charley’s Aunt the Musical on Sunday May 15th at 7pm. This musical version has run for over 40 years in Europe, with new English lyrics and adaptation by director Jason Fortner. Performances are July 7th to 17th.
Available roles are:
Charles (“Charley”) Wykeham: An Oxford undergraduate student, Charley is in love with Amy Spettigue.
Jack Chesney: An Oxford undergraduate student and Charley’s friend, Jack is in love with Kitty Verdun.
Colonel Sir Francis Chesney: Jack Chesney’s father, Colonel Chesney is visiting his son at Oxford. He first falls for Charley’s aunt’s money, but then makes another discovery.
Mr. Stephen Spettigue: Amy’s uncle and Kitty’s guardian, Spettigue is a greedy and irritable solicitor, the comedic “villain” of the story.
Brassett: Jack’s trusty British manservant and Narrator
Kitty Verdun: Mr. Spettigue’s ward, Kitty is in love with Jack.
Amy Spettigue: Mr. Spettigue’s niece, Amy is in love with Charley Wyckham