A classic comedy of manners and a satire of snobbery in all its guises, dealing with the clash of cultures between Hollywood stars and the English aristocracy.
Set in 1951 in the Living Room of Marshwood House.
There’s unrest at Marshwood House. An English Earl is preparing to wed a Hollywood actress, Miranda Frayle, much to the disapproval of the family. Meanwhile, Miranda’s former flame, and current Hollywood sensation, Don Lucas arrives at the mansion …
FELICITY: Countess - Lady of the Manor (50s)
NIGEL: Felicity's son, about to get married (30s)
MIRANDA: Nigel's Fiancee (American accent) (30s)
PETER: Feliclity's nephew (40s /50s)
CRESTWELL: Butler (50s/60s)
ELIZABETH: flighty young maid (late teens/20s)
LADY HAYLING: snobby friend of Felicity
ADMIRAL: husband of snobby friend of Felicity
DON: Miranda's ex-lover (American accent) (30s)
Read through: Thursday August 1st
Auditions: Thursday August 8th
Rehearsals start: Monday August 12th
Recording: Monday August 19th