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Audition Alert: 'Drop Dead!'

BLT To Stage Spring Murder Mystery

Drop Dead! | Murder Mystery Auditions | Bucyrus Little Theatre

Calling all adult comedic actors. This spring the Bucyrus Little Theatre will present "Drop Dead!" a wildly entertaining murder mystery that will leave audiences in stitches. Auditions will take place at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12 and Wednesday, Dec. 13, at Bucyrus Little Theatre, located at 130 Songer Ave., Bucyrus.

Read on to learn more about this exciting opportunity.

Show Synopsis

A nonstop physical comedy that turns the world of theater on its head. A cast of has-been actors plan to revive their careers in "Drop Dead!," a potboiler murder mystery directed by "Wonder Child of the Broadway Stage" Victor Le Pewe. At the dress rehearsal the set falls apart around them, props break, and the producer and an actor are murdered. But the show must go on! And so it does, where at the opening night performance, the murders continue and the play goes incredibly wrong. The remaining thespians must save the show and their careers, solve the mystery and stay alive for curtain calls.

What To Expect

Jason Chandler will direct this nonstop physical comedy. "Drop Dead!" takes place in the present day and is set in an off-off-off Broadway theatre. Those auditioning should come prepared to read from the script and to breathe life into this non-traditional cast, which will consist of 3 adult females and 7 adult males. Must be 18 years or older.

Cast List

Victor Le Pewe - the director

P.G. Banks - the producer

Phillip - the stage manager

Alabama Miller - the playwright

Mona Monet - the TV star

Brent Reynolds - the method actor

Chaz Looney - the apprentice

Candy Apples - the ex adult film star

Constance Crawford - the old stage star

Dick Scorsese - Martin Scorsese's brother

Please Note: This comedy contains mild adult themes.

Bucyrus Little Theatre welcomes actors residing in and around the Crawford County area, including residents from Galion, Marion, Mansfield, Upper Sandusky, and even as far as Columbus. If you are looking for local audition opportunities, please subscribe to our mailing list to receive alerts for upcoming performance opportunities at the Bucyrus Little Theatre.


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