Auditions for The Game’s Afoot!

September 24 and September 25 at 7:00PM 

Southwest Playhouse is thrilled to announce the auditions for The Game’s Afoot or Holmes for the Holidays! Auditions will be held at Southwest Playhouse, September 24 and 25 at 7:00 p.m. The Game’s Afoot will be directed by Ashby de la Plaine.

Auditions:  7:00 p.m. September 24 & 25, 2018

Looking for the following characters:

William Gillette: Gregarious and full of life. Confident.  Male 40s

Martha Gillette: William Gillette’s mother.  A somewhat vague and dithering woman.  Female 60s-70s

Aggie Wheeler: Beautiful, bright-eyed and full of spunk. Female 20s

Simon Bright:  Sweet & enthusiastic.  Male 20s

Felix Geisel: Histrionic and arch in a Lionel Barrymore/Sir Toby Belch sort of way.  Male 30-40

Madge Geisel: Flamboyant and wry in a Rosalind Russell smart-mouthed-gal-about-town sort of way.  Female 30s-40s

Daria Chase: Glamorous.  Big personality with showbiz cattiness yet still totally likeable.  Female 30s-50s

Inspector Goring:  Eccentric and one of a kind.  Female 30s-50s

Looking for strong leading-men, leading-ladies and true character types.  Cold read from script.  Bring your good humor!  Age ranges are approximate. 


Founded in 1965, Southwest Playhouse is Clinton’s local community theatre. We produce a season of entertaining plays by passionate playwrights from the 20th century and today in our theatre. If you are interested in purchasing season tickets please click HERE, and follow the instructions.