Dracula Auditions Announced

Auditions:Tuesday, August 7, 7:00p.m.–9:00 p.m. Saturday, August 11, 11:00a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Callbacks: Tuesday, August 14, 7:00p.m.–10:00 p.m.

Director: Mark Hauck

Performance Dates: October 12-28, 2012 (10 performances)

Character Breakdown

Mina:  A woman in her early twenties. She is innocent, but strong.  Her love gives her great power.

Harker:  Mid 20’s to mid 30’s. Mina’s fiance, a solicitor and torn between forgetting the horror and needing to recover his firsthand knowledge of the dark secrets of Transylvania.

Lucy: Mid 20’s,  Mina’s friend.  Suddenly finding herself the object of attention for men.

Seward: Mid 30’s to mid 40’s, Lucy’s suitor, head of lunatic asylum and a man of science.

Renfield: A victim of Dracula’s powers, sometimes mad, sometimes lucid.

Van Helsing: Mid 40’s to early 60’s, a professor and a man of great conviction and devotion to his cause.

Dracula:  A Count from Transylvania.

Audition Information: Auditioners will be asked to prepare the following scenes:

Dracula and Harker

Harker and Mina

Lucy and Seward

Mina and Lucy

Renfield and Seward

Van Helsing and Dracula

Synopsis: Sink your teeth into this darkly passionate and hauntingly lush and faithful adaptation of Bram Stoker’s 1897 novel and spend an evening with the vampire who inspired them all. Travel with Count Dracula from Transylvania to England as he manipulates his young legal advisor and then preys upon the gentleman’s devoted fiancee. Only Professor Van Helsing truly understands the magnitude of the terror that is about to be unleashed upon the city of London in this classic – and bloody – gothic thriller.

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