MainStreet Theatre Audition: A Christmas Carol


MainStreet Theatre Audition: A Christmas Carol

Española’s MainStreet Theatre will be holding an audition for their upcoming play, “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens. Adapted for stage by Gina Trujillo and Sonya Gonzales. The audition will be held on September 22nd & 23rd at 5:15PM-6:00PM at the theatre itself located at 500 Paseo de Oñate here in Española. This audition is open to the community, with no prior experience required. People are asked to prepare a monologue no longer than one minute long as well as expect to do cold reads and scene improvs. Ages of the characters are flexible with speaking and non speaking roles available. Other audition times are available via an appointment which can be made by contacting Sonya Gonzales at 505-927-0527 (cell), 505-753-0877 (theatre) or

The following are some of the character roles needed:

Narrator – Male or Female

Ebenezer Scrooge – Older Male

Teenage Scrooge – Child

Bob Cratchit – Middle Aged Man

Fred Scrooge – Scrooge’s Nephew, 20’s-30’s

Gentleman – Looking for donations, any age

Ghost of Christmas Past – Youthful, male or female

Ghost of Christmas Present – Very tall, male or female

Ghost of Christmas Future – Silent and foreboding, male or female

Jacob Marley’s Ghost – Older Man

Fan – Scrooge’s Little Sister – Child

Fezzwig – Male, 40+

Friend and Co-worker to Scrooge in his teen years -teen-20’s

Mrs. Cratchit – Middle Aged Woman

Cratchit Children – All ages, male or female

Martha Cratchit – Grown daughter

Tiny Tim Cratchit – Child, male

Fred’s Wife – 20’s-30’s

Party Guests – All ages, male and female

Ignorance – Demonic child

Want – Demonic child

Rehearsals will begin on October 20th, with performance projected for December 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th & 20th. Please note, these dates include possible daytime school performances. For further information you may contact Sonya Gonzales at 505-927-0527 (cell), 505-753-0877 (theatre) or at