by Norman Robbins
A Tomb with a View
Set in as sinister an old library as one is likely to come across, presided over by a portrait of a grim faced, mad eyed old man, a dusty lawyer reads a will (involving some millions of pounds) to an equally sinister family, one member of which has werewolf tendencies!
Performances Thursday 11th to Saturday 13th April 2019 7:45pm
Want to follow the story? In collaboration with Thorpe Players, the sequel - Tiptoe Through the Tombstones - is being performed the following May. Visit their website at www.thorpeplayers.co.uk to book your tickets!!
Interested in being involved?
Audtions are on Wednesday 9th and Thursday 10th January 2019 at Stanwell Village Hall - 8pm. Can't make these dates? Email me on email@example.com and we can chat about when you can!!!
The play has 10 characters, 4 male and 6 female, as follows:
|******||Hamilton Penworthy||The Tomb family solicitor – older gentleman.|
|****||Lucien Tomb||A mature, pompous, petulant man dressed in tweeds. |
|*****||Dora Tomb||A flurry of black chiffon, middle-aged with over-rouged cheeks.|
|******||Emily Tomb||Similar to her brother Lucien, dresses like a man in tweeds.|
|*||Marcus Tomb||Thinks he is Julius Caesar, and dresses as such in a white toga with sandals.|
|**********||Anne Franklin||Younger woman dressed as a nurse.|
|**||Agatha Hammond||Long-term housekeeper to the family. Grim, outspoken and unloved.|
|**||Freda Mountjoy||Smart, middle-aged woman.|
|**********||Perry Potter||Nervous sort, young to middle-aged.|
|******||Monica Tomb||Very glamourous in her skin-tight gown – young to middle-aged.|