Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency!
4th and 6th July 2017 @ 19:30
Building 34 @ Southampton University Highfield Campus
Auditions aren’t too far away! We’ve listed the parts we will be auditioning for on these dates and if you scroll towards the bottom audition pieces are available. They will be available on the night as well.
Dirk Gently : late 20s + : Clever, eccentric, annoying.
Richard MacDuff : late 20s + : Kind, sometimes gullible.
Reg Chronotus: old [… the older side of completely indeterminate! ] Professor at Cambridge University – eccentric, forgetful, childlike enjoyment of conjuring tricks.
Gordon Way: 30s : A tech magnate – driven, trying — dead.
Susan Way: late 20s. Gordon’s sister + Richard’s girlfriend. Classical musician.
Michael Wenton – Weakes : 30s : Lazy, weak, disliked — possessed.
Janice Pearce : 20s + : Dirk’s secretary – dissatisfied with job.
Sergeant Gilks [ male or female ] : 30s+ : Dislikes + is exasperated by Dirk.
Sarah Androyd : A little girl
Marvin Androyd : Her father
Perkins : A policeman
Albert Ross : A magazine editor
Watkin : A don
Gordon’s housekeeper : elderly + befuddled
Non speaking parts
* Aliens, dancers, wedding party, dons + wives/guests
* All are very small parts — could be doubled.
Audition pieces will be available on the night, however, for those who would like to read and prepare in advance please click on the names below.
If you would like to talk about the play with the director before auditioning you can contact Lorraine on: firstname.lastname@example.org