Auditions for “Merry Murder At the Christmas Gala” in Oley, Pennsylvania

By | September 13, 2023

Audition Notice Merry Murder At the Christmas Gala.

Auditions: Sunday, September 24 and Tuesday, September 26 at 7:00 pm

at The Frieden’s Church, 337 Main Street, Oley, PA

Show dates December 1 & 2

?About the show:
Merry Murder At the Christmas Gala” is a festive theatrical production that combines the magic of the holiday season with the intrigue of a classic murder mystery. Set against the backdrop of an elegant Christmas gala, this play unfolds as an engaging whodunit that keeps audiences on the edge of their seats. Amidst the glitz and glamour of the gala, tensions rise, secrets are unveiled, and the spirit of Christmas takes an unexpected turn as a murder occurs.

The plot unfolds as the characters, each with their own motives and secrets, grapple with the mystery. As the audience becomes amateur detectives, they try to unravel the clues and uncover the murderer before the final reveal.

Cast: 5 women, 2 men

Missy Mistletoe (w) – hostess with the mostess of Mistletoe Jubilee

The countess (w) – blind Hungarian singer/actress, grand dame

Gil Didlilly (m) – her American sycophant, kinda quiet except when with Pam.

Jennifer Highnee (w) – retired Jazz singer, down to earth

Nick Dastardly (m) – wealthy investor, starts out grumpy but gets drunker as the show goes on,

limps (also plays Detective Sergeant Sherlock Schmeck)

Pamela Maplesyrup (w) – cheerful caterer who is Gil’s secret lover

Lulu Nono (w) – uppity “society page” journalist, covering the event, loves purses.

?*Gil and Pam should be about 35 or younger. All other roles 20-60+


Audition Information:

Auditions for Merry Murder at the Christmas Gala
Sun, Sep 24, 2023 , 7:00pm-8:30pm

Additional Dates
Tue, Sep 26, 2023, 7:00pm-8:30pm

Frieden’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
1076 Memorial Highway Oley, PA

Cold Readings from the script. For audition sides or more info, please contact the director at

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