Sewell Barn Theatre, Constitution Hill, Norwich NR3 4BB Box office: 01603 626414 Sewell Barn Trust: Registered Charity No 277724
The Sewell Barn Company
ACCOLADE by Emlyn Williams
Director: Clare Williamson
Will Trenting, the author of ten novels, is riding high. He’s about to be knighted and has been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. His novels reflect and explore his personal experiences of the seedy side of life: dingy pubs, prostitutes, sex parties. At the same time, he has a loving marriage with an understanding wife and a 14 year old son who, like the rest of society, knows nothing of his father’s secret life. When photos involving under-
First performed in 1950 and contemporary to that period in its setting, Emlyn Williams presents us with a likeable, sympathetic protagonist in Will Trenting and then challenges our preconceptions and judgements as the revelations begin. This psychological thriller is as relevant today as it was 60 years ago.
Will Trenting 40-
Thane Lampeter 40-
Marian Tillyard 35-
Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays. There will be a few Sundays to accommodate full runs/tech rehearsals etc. Rehearsals will begin week of Tuesday 30 August. There will be a read through and character workshop shortly after casting.
Sunday 19th June 2016 at 7:00 pm in the Barn
Audition pieces will be provided upon arrival on the night of the audition. There is no necessity to prepare anything in advance. However, all auditionees are encouraged to read the play. If you are unable to make this date, please contact the director as soon as possible to make another arrangement.
SCRIPT: Samuel French: ISBN 978-