Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Goose
Audition dates are October 2nd & 3rd.
Performance dates are December 15th-17th
Auditions are October 2nd & 3rd from 6PM-9PM
Directed by Nicole Kaestner
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Be prepared perform cold reads from the script.
Performance dates are December 15th-17th, 2023
In this family-friendly holiday mystery, Sherlock Holmes is asked to discover the identity of a man who lost his hat and goose in a late-night scuffle. At first, Holmes treats the request as only a mild curiosity, but then the countess of Morcar’s rare and valuable blue carbuncle is found stuffed down the goose’s throat. The pursuit of the thief leads Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson from 221B Baker Street to Covent Garden Market and all over the streets of wintry London.
Although this is not a musical in the traditional sense, it is a holiday play with music! The cast will learn some traditional Christmas Carols and Mrs. Hudson has a musical solo singing “Silent Night”. Please prepare your favorite Christmas song (E.G. Jingle Bells, Rudolph, any Holiday number). Note, not all roles are required to sing.
English accents are encouraged, RP and Cockney
Sherlock Holmes: A consulting Detective
Dr. John H. Watson: Holmes’ baffled friend
Mr. Henry Baker: a highly intellectual man
Peterson: Porter at the Raven Hotel
James Ryder: Head Attendant at the Hotel Cosmopolitan
John Horner: A Plumber
Catherine Cusack: Maid
Mrs. Hudson: Holmes’ Landlady
Mrs. Windigate: Landlady at the Alpha Inn
Mrs. Breckinridge: Purveyor of fine geese
Mrs. Maggie Oakshott: Egg and poultry supplier