Center Stage Productions Auditions:

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Directed by: Mikaela Smith
Assistant Director: Brandi Underwood
Adapted by: Ken Ludwig
Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French

Auditions: August 7th & 8th from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Callbacks: August 9th from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

 

The Three Musketeers

Adapted by Ken Ludwig from the novel by Alexandre Dumas.
Directed by Mikaela Smith.
Assistant Director Brandi Underwood

Auditions:

Auditions will be held at Southport Presbyterian Church on August 7th and 8th from 7 – 9pm. Callbacks will be August 9th from 7 – 9pm.

Address:
Southport Presbyterian Church
7525 McFarland Blvd
Indianapolis, IN 46237

We are currently looking for actors to fill 30 roles with a minimum of 18 actors. We need actors from ages 13+ and all levels of experience. No previous experience required.

Performances will be October 21, 22, 28, and 29.


Actors are asked to prepare a thirty second monologue. There will also be slides from the play to read from to test the chemistry between actors. Callbacks will test actors on their ability to demonstrate coordination and fluidity of movement. Please bring a calendar or planner to accurately list conflicts. If you have questions, please contact the director at msmith119@outlook.com.

Synopsis:

In a time when honor, duty, and loyalty to one’s friends, family, and country are most important, a young man travels with his sister to pursue his dream of becoming one of the king’s loyal guards, The Musketeers. Throughout his journey, he discovers loyal friends, allies in the most unlikely places, and what it means to be a man. This classic tale by Alexandre Dumas is full of romance, treachery, mystery, and adventure.

Roles Available:

Actor 1 (18-25) – D’Artagnan
Actor 2 (25-30) – Athos
Actor 3 (25-30) – Porthos
Actor 4 (20-30) – Aramis
Actor 5 (15-20) – Sabine
Actor 6 (20-25) – Milady de Winter
Actor 7 (25+) – Cardinal Richelieu
Actor 8 (15-25) – Constance Bonacieux
Actor 9 (20-30) – Rochefort
Actor 10 (25-30) – King Louis XIII
Actor 11 (25-30) – Queen Anne
Actor 12 (25+) – Treville, D’Artagnan’s Father, Fache
Actor 13 (25-30) – Duke of Buckingham, Ravanche
Actor 14 (15-25) – Adele, Sister at school, Cardinal Guardsman
Actor 15 (15-25) – Elise, Abbess, Cardinal Guardsman
Actor 16 (25+) – D’Artagnan’s Mother, Mother Superior, Old Woman, Basille
Actor 17 (18+) – Fouquet
Actor 18 (18+) – DeBris, Stanley, Innkeeper

Character Breakdown:


D’Artagnan – A brash young man who can be overconfident and whose pride and ego are bigger than they should be. However, with all these faults, he earns the respect of others by his fierce loyalty, intelligence, and skill as a swordsman.
Athos – A man who is shrouded in mystery. He seems to have a painful secret. He is the father figure to the rest of the Musketeers, especially to D’Artagnan. He is often called the natural leader and brains of the group

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Porthos – A man who cares for clothes, food, and women, not necessarily in that order. He has a sense of pride that can be easily offended. He is often called the muscle of the group.


Aramis – A man who is a gentleman and who is attracted to beautiful women. He is trying to become a priest; however, the temptations of this life are hard to resist. He is often called the spirit and heart of the group.


Sabine – A young woman who is D’Artagnan’s little sister. She has a crush on Aramis. She is smart and brash.
Milady de Winter – A woman who is intelligent and deadly. She is an ally to Cardinal Richelieu.


Cardinal Richelieu – A man who is dangerous to have as an enemy. He never openly opposes the King and Queen; however, all of France knows that he wants control of France.


Constance Bonacieux – A young woman who is the Queen’s loyal handmaid and confidant.


Rochefort – The Cardinal’s right-hand man.


King Louis XIII – King of France. He wishes for loyalty from all his subjects. He is happy when his Musketeers win over the Cardinal’s men. He allows the Cardinal more freedom than is wise.


Queen Anne – Queen of France. She has been having an affair with the Duke of Buckingham. When she tries to stop seeing the Duke, the Cardinal finds out about the affair and tries to dishonor the queen by telling the king.


Treville – The Captain of the Musketeers. He is like a father to all of his Musketeers.


D’Artagnan’s Father – He was once a musketeer himself.


Duke of Buckingham – A man who is very important to the country of England. He is the King of England’s Prime Minister.


Ravanche – A man in the service of the Cardinal.


Adele – A young woman who is Porthos’ lady.


Elise – A young woman who is Aramis’ lady.


DeBris – He is the Cardinal’s torturer.


Stanley – A man who is the Duke of Buckingham’s right-hand man.

Center Stage Productions is a community-building ministry of Southport Presbyterian Church.