The Cripple of Inishmaan AUDITIONS - Banbury Cross Players
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The Cripple of Inishmaan
Martin McDonagh
production genre: Drama
region: South East | society: Banbury Cross Players (directory) | performance venue: The Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Pk Road, Banbury, OX16 5QE
production dates: 11 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018

who can audition?:
Open auditions
audition contact:
Chrissie Garrett
22 Mar 2018 - 19:30
07557 023144 |
25 Mar 2018 - 14:00
The Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Pk Road, Banbury, OX16 5QE

This wickedly funny, poignant play is set in 1934 on a small island off the West coast of Ireland. The arrival of a Hollywood film crew on a neighbouring island sets the youngsters' hearts racing with the prospect of escape and a new life in the USA.

Roles available:
Kate : 50-70 yrs
Eileen : 50-70 yrs
Johnnypateenmike : 50-70 yrs
Billy : 16-25 yrs
Helen : 16-25 yrs
Barty : 16-25 yrs
Babbybobby : 20-60 yrs
Doctor : 50-70 yrs
Mammy : 60-80 years

The fabulous character parts are raw, hilarious, challenging, irreverent and realistic, requiring a creative approach and, of course, an Irish accent. This black, tragi-comedy is about getting the audience to laugh and cry at the same time. It is a play to challenge concepts of political correctness; to question who, in fact, are the people who don’t fit in, and a hope of replacing pain and loneliness with laughter and love.