Audition Notice The Mousetrap

The Mousetrap

Sunday 7th April at 1pm

3 Females

5 Males

Mollie Ralston: Wife of Giles Ralston, Mollie is the young owner of Monkswell Manor, a Victorian era estate that has recently been converted into a guest house. (30’s)

Giles Ralston: Mollie’s husband of one year, they married after only 3 weeks so his past remains a mystery. He is attractive and arrogant. (30’s)

Christopher Wren: A flighty, hyperactive and obviously neurotic young man, he admits he is running away from something, but refuses to say what. Christopher Wren is a guest the first guest to arrive at Monkswell Manor. (20’s -30’s)

Mrs. Boyle: Stern and generally unpleasant, very bad tempered and complains about everything Mrs. Boyle is a guest at Monkswell Manor. (late 50’s)

Major Metcalf: A typical retired British military officer, Major Metcalf is a guest at Monkswell Manor. (50’s)

Miss Casewell: A bit masculine in her demeanour, Miss Casewell, another guest at Monkswell Manor, remains mysteriously aloof from the other guests. (30’s)

Mr. Paravicini: An unexpected guest at Monkswell Manor, foreign gentleman with a large moustache. A man of unknown provenance, who turns up claiming his car has overturned in a snowdrift. He appears to be affecting a foreign accent and artificially aged with make-up. (30-50)

Detective Sergeant Trotter: A late arriving guest at Monkswell Manor, Detective Trotter is trying to establish a relationship between any of the guests and a murder already committed at another location. (Late 30’s)

Audition will be held at St. Luke’s Hall 193 Ekibin Rd E, Tarragindi QLD 4121 on Sunday 7th April at 1pm

No prepared pieces needed we will be reading from the script.

Performances Opening Friday 14th June at 7.30, Saturday 15th 2.00 & 7.30, Monday 17th 7.30, Wednesday 19th 7.30, Friday 21st 7.30, Sat 22nd 2 & 7.30 Closing.

Rehearsals Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays starting on Wednesday 10th April with some Fridays if necessary towards the end.

If you need any more information or want to register for the audition please call the director Sharon White on 0400 964 184 or by email on