Sewell Barn Theatre, Constitution Hill, Norwich NR3 4BB Box office: 01603 626414 Sewell Barn Trust: Registered Charity No 277724
The Sewell Barn Company
LARK RISE TO CANDLEFORD
Two plays by Keith Dewhurst adapted from the novels by Flora Thompson
Director: Robert Little
Contact details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Performance dates: Lark Rise: 11, 13, 19 October (matinées 14, 21 October)
Candleford: 12, 14, 18, 20 & 21 October
Flora Thompson is best remembered for her semi-
I have managed to secure the wonderful Michelle Glover as my musical director and she in turn
has assembled an amazing band. Michelle is composing and re arranging some classic folk songs.
So this will prove to be a truly exciting experience to be involved in.
This can be very flexible in both age and gender.
This amazing project calls for actors who can become very versatile changing from character to character. I do see both cast crossing over from Lark Rise to Candleford in some cases. Although I have willingly kept some of the original cast there are still many parts up for grabs. So please come along and join us.
Edmund Timms playing age 10 -
Emma Timms mother of above
Albert Timms father of above
Then we have: farm labourers, women of the hamlet, Old Sally and her husband, gamekeeper, a pub landlord, fish seller, blacksmiths, maids, postman, letter sorters, Sir Timothy (the squire), huntsman/women, the Rector, telegram girl, old soldiers, the post office inspector, and many more.
I need old people (70/80s) and youngsters, people from the county and the town, upper and lower class, rich and poor. Can you sing, or play an instrument?
I would like to start working with the cast in July with a few rehearsals so the company can get to know each other well, before we start proper from mid-
Tuesday 6 June 2017 at 7.30pm
Please note venue: UEA Drama Studio Rehearsal Room (contact Robert with any queries)
I will use improvisation based around the script with the aim to have fun and working together. I might have separate auditions for certain characters after.
SCRIPT: ISBN 0-