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Cash on Delivery
12 Jun, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Audition Contact: Director Georgina Kling: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0406.484.864
Audition Venue: Melville Theatre
Audition Date(s): Pre-auditions read-through on SATURDAY JUNE 2nd from 10am. Auditions proper June 12 & 14th
Audition Time(s): Read though 10am Auditions 7 pm onwards
All interested people welcome to the read-through , no obligations but the plot is convoluted and too long to explain here! Audition pieces will be available at this reading.
Please contact the Director as above, not the theatre, for further details as there is only room on this site for brief details of cast. NOTE: All ages are STAGE AGES
Auditions will be open as group readings, with call-backs if necessary
Eric Swan 40-50 (On stage most of the time)
Linda Swan- his wife-hysterical type
Norman Bassett- lodger, bit simple and bewildered
Jenkins (M or F) possible northerner downtrodden DSS officer (Dept of Social Services)-35 +
Uncle George- uncle to Eric, cheeky Londoner who is ‘in’ on Eric’s deceptions 50-60
Sally Chessington- general do-gooder, family crisis officer 30 +
Dr. Chapman (M or F) Counsellor to Linda- rather confused 60+
Mr. Forbright-Undertaker, always serious 40+
Ms Cowper- formidable DSS boss of Jenkins, takes no rubbish from anyone 40+
Miss Dixon – Norman’s fiancé simple soul,hysterical type 40 ish
Show: Cash on Delivey
Author: Michael Cooney
Venue: Melville Theatre, Cnr Stock Rd/Canning Highway, Melville
Theatre Company: Melville Theatre Co.
Show Dates: September 14,15,21,22,23,24,27,28,29
Director: Georgina Kling
Fast paced British comedy/farce .Eric Swan is a con man who has ‘successfully’ duped the Welfare authorities for many years claiming benefits for innumerable people he claims to live at his address. Eventually some suspicions arise and Authority comes seeking answers. Finally the con artist is offered a job with the welfare people as “He knows all the tricks” in the meantime all kinds of hilarious situations arise. Large cast of 10 required.