Roles:  "The Christmas Express"

Leading Roles:

Hilda Throwbridge:  A rather grumpy women in her 40's.  She manages the     

                              Holly Railway Station

Satch Brunswick:    Hilda's Assistant.  He has a better outlook on life, in his 40's.

Supporting Roles:

Maggie Clooney:          Mail Carrier in her mid 30's

Leo Tannenbaum:         A pixie-ish man is his 50's.  There is magic about him. 

Penelope Blaisedale:    Editor of the local news paper, The Holly Herald, in her 30's.

Mr. Fairfax:                   An ominous man in his 50's.

Myrna Hobsnagle:        Secretary at city hall, in her 40's.

Donna Fay Cummings:  A stubborn newlywed in her 20's.

Jerry Cummings:          Donna's equally stubborn husband, a little slow at times.

Deborah Smith:            A slightly haggard woman in her 30's.

Location (set):  The Holly Railway Station.

Note: Regarding ages listed, these are from the script and the director reserves to right to move ages up or down depending on cast selection and availability.  (Everyone who is interested should audition regardless of your actual or stage age.

No prepared scenes or monologues required; auditions will be cold readings from the script as provided. No roles have been pre-cast. Ages listed are for stage purposes and may be adjusted to meet the needs of casting.


Tavares Theater auditions are open to all.  The Director heads a casting committee which will attempt to determine skills and appropriate "look" for each part.  Our history as a Community Theater has had great success casting veteran actors with newbies, so we encourage everyone with an interest to audition.