Saturday November 16th at 2:00 pm
Sunday November 17th at 5:00 pm
Auditions will be be held at the Anacortes Community Theatre Basement. Located at 918 M Avenue, Anacortes, WA.
Just after midnight, a snowdrift stops the Orient Express in its tracks. Isolated and with a killer in their midst, Detective Hercule Poirot must identify the murderer – in case he or she decides to strike again.
(30-50) detective, famous but not arrogant, French or Belgium accent
(30-60) Friend of Poirot, owner of Orient Express, French accent
(25-35) anxious, sad, in love with Colonel Arbuthnot, British accent
30-40) nervous, fearful, American
Michel The Conductor
40-ish), professional, grave humor, almost like a British valet, French accent
(60-80): proud, in charge, wealthy, Russian accent
( 30’s) plain, quiet, frightened about everything, Swedish accent.
(30-40-ish), sensible, level-headed Hungarian accent
(50-60), Snob, demanding, vulgar, pompous, typical ugly American(as foreigners see Americans). American accent (not Southern)
(30-40), military, matter-of-fact, in love with Mary Debenham, Scottish accent
(40-50), unforgiving, brusque, threatening, spends part of on stage time as dead body. American accent (Texas is possible)
(any age): professional waiter in swanky restaurant. Any or no accent. Will help backstage .
Auditions will be cold read from the script. Please try your best accent for the various roles for which you are auditioning.
Perusal scripts are available at the ACT Office. (918 M Avenue. Anacortes, WA.)
Office hours are Monday – Wednesday 10 am – 2 pm and Thursday 5 pm – 7 pm.