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AUDITION NOTICE: 'Noises Off' - June 13, 2021


–In the fall of 2021, ACT (a community theatre) hopes to remount Noises Off, a comedy first presented by ACT in 1996, and again ‘almost’ in 2020.


Noises Off (written by Michael Frayn) presents the madcap misadventures of a touring troupe of actors, their bitingly sarcastic director, and their overworked crew as they attempt to rehearse and perform a flop of a play entitled ‘Nothing On’. ACT’s production of this ‘farce to end all farces’ will appear (fingers crossed) on stage in November, 2021. ​Auditions will be held on June 13. We are seeking 4 adult actors, presenting as 18-45. For further information or to make a booking, contact Sharon at


Also - if you think you'd like to help with the production in other ways (publicity, backstage, etc) let us know at

Description of parts 

Poppy Norton-Taylor : Female, 25-35

Stage manager, emotional and over-sensitive, envious of Brooke whom she understudies.


Garry Lejeune/Roger Tramplemain : Male, 20-35 (appreciably younger than Dotty)

Garry (offstage) actor who never finishes a sentence, dating Dotty, ineffectual improviser, must be able to perform physical stunts, fall down stairs.

Roger (onstage) Real estate agent who is attempting to rent Flavia's and Phillip's home, but uses it for his own personal benefit.


Frederick Fellows/Phillip Brent : Male, 40-49

Freddy (offstage) actor with a serious fear of violence and blood, prone to nose bleeds, must be able to jump up a flight of stairs with his pants around his ankles

Phillip Brent (onstage) lives out of the country with Flavia to avoid paying taxes