The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem Announces Auditions for Miss Bennet: Christmas
The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem will hold auditions for Miss Bennet:
Christmas at Pemberley, by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon, from 6:30-8:30 pm on Monday, October 18, at 419 N. Spruce Street
in Winston-Salem. No appointment is necessary, and everyone is welcome to audition.
This sequel to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice is set two years after the novel ends. The beloved Bennet sisters
and their spouses are gathered at the Darcy home for Christmas when bookish middle sister Mary unexpectedly encounters shy
Arthur de Bourgh. In him, she finds a kindred spirit and intellectual equal. But, since Arthur is a “single man in possession
of a good fortune,” she’s hardly his only suitor. Mary must learn to be the heroine of her own story in this charming
Steffanie Vaughan will direct Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley.
Roles are available for 4 women (ages 18-29) and 3 men (ages 18-35). All characters can be any ethnicity. Additional
details and character descriptions are available at www.LTofWS.org/auditions.
All volunteers who will be working or performing in any of the Arts Council venues must be able to show proof of their full
Auditions will consist of reading from sides. Actors are encouraged
to bring their calendars to the audition, so they can advise of any conflicts with the rehearsal schedule. Rehearsals will
begin the week of November 1.
Performance dates for Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
are December 10-19, 2021. All performances will be held at the Hanesbrands Theatre, 209 N. Spruce Street, in Winston-Salem.
For further information, please visit www.LTofWS.org.