She conquered the heart of a King and England.
A comedy musical.
Director – Lynn Bushell
7pm 19th February 2019 at Carterton Courthouse, Holloway St, Carterton.
Season dates 12th to 22nd June 2019.
Rehearsals commence March 2019.
Nell – 20 to 30yrs, must be able to sing a lead role, experience essential. Cockney accent preferred
Ma Gwynn – Brothel owner, 50+ years. Cockney accent preferred
Dryden – playwright, 30 to 55 yrs.
Rose – 25 to 35yrs, prostitute and Nell’s sister. Cockney accent preferred
Louise de Kerouillac – 17 to 25 years, King’s French mistress.
Chorus – male and female of ages 14+ yrs, able (or be willing) to sing and dance.
Accent and language assistance available as is vocal and dance training
Phone Lynn Bushell, 0274509048 to arrange a perusal script.
We are always on the look out for creative people for costuming, props, hair and makeup, also front of house. Please be in touch if you would like to assist in one of these very important behind the scenes roles.
The rags-to- royalty story of a humble orange seller who rose to become Charles II’s favourite mistress and England’s favourite actress. Eleanor ‘Nell’ Gwynn, is an uplifting, riotous and bawdy romp which parodies Restoration comedy. Great range of roles for all ages, both male and female. Ensemble acting, easy music and dancing.
If you want to be part of the production, please contact Lynn Bushell.
Mobile: 0274 509048