Next Production- A Doll’s House by Henrik Ibsen March 20-28
Written and first performed in 1879, this ground-breaking classic play tells the story of Nora, the protagonist, and her struggle to challenge the traditional attitudes of a society which simply views her as a ‘wife and mother’. Adapted by Samuel Adamson and Directed by Phil Portland, Featuring an enthusiastic cast including Jessica Alder as ‘Nora’, Phil Hudson as ‘Torvald’, Karen Hughes as ‘Kristine’, Richard Leith as ‘Dr Rank’, Carey Knapp as ‘Krogstad’ and Nadine Rayner as ‘Anne-Marie’. Our production will see this classic play brought into a Local New Zealand setting during the 1950’s. Don’t miss out Book at the Royal Wanganui Opera House.
A Doll’s House – Auditions Sun 14th Dec
No sooner does one production door close than another one opens and we’re thrilled to have Phil Portland making his directorial debut for Repertory with an updated version of Henrik Ibsen’s masterpiece “A Doll’s House” which will play late March.
Written and first performed in 1879, this ground-breaking classic play tells the story of Nora, the protagonist, and her struggle to challenge the traditional attitudes of a society which simply views her as a ‘wife and mother’.
With this recent adaptation by Samuel Adamson, written to commemorate the tenth anniversary of Southwark Playhouse, we’re looking for a cast of six adult roles (three male and three female) and two children (one male, one female). Ages for the adult roles are very flexible at this stage, but we will be looking to audition actors with playing ages ranging from late teens to late forties.
For more info and to book audition times contact Kerry on 0274847507
The Rivals – On Sale Now
Written in the late 1700s and set in the historic English city of Bath, this late-Restoration comedy features a fabulous array of comic characters embroiled in a wonderfully convoluted plot involving mistaken identities, secret missives and some misguided match-making.Don’t miss out on this Hilarious production directed by Mark Rayner and featuring Colin Hedivan, Paul Collins,Kerry O’Sullivan and James Graves.
Tickets on sale now at The Royal Wanganui Opera House.