The general meeting for the murder mystery, “Last Call at Chez Mort” will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 7 p.m. Auditions will be held the next day, Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. All at the Queensbury Hotel in Glens Falls.
"Last Call at Chez Mort"
Produced by: GLENS FALLS COMMUNITY THEATRE
Directed By: PETE CARROLAN
Return to the famous night club Chez Mort which was the scene of an unusual crime. As newspapers of the day reported: “Ingénue ‘Sweet Sue’ Blutowsky was mysteriously and fatally cut short during her debut singing performance. Inspector Constantine was quick on the scene to investigate the strange circumstances surrounding the shocking events. In attendance that night was the infamous hoodlum Big Suit Stu and his foreign henchman. Was he the culprit? Or the ditzy French Emcee Jean Paul Truffaut? Journey back in time and join the good inspector on that fateful evening and find out for yourself.
Murder Mystery character names and descriptions are as follows:
JEAN PAUL TRUFFAUT- (“Juhn Paul True-foe”) Host and Nightclub
manager. A Frenchwoman with a thick accent. Is sometimes slow
to understand what is happening around her. FEMALE
MACK - Street wise Stage Manager. Typical 1940’s hard boiled
no nonsense guy. MALE
LADY LELU- (lay-lou) Glamorous Night club singer. Has a bit
of a hard shell under her beauty. FEMALE
"BIG SUIT" STU - Sharped Dressed Gangster. Bark much worse
than bite. MALE
BODYGUARD- Stu’s bodyguard. Speaks with Russian / German
Accent. Not necessarily menacing in stature. A woman
of few words and some of them English. FEMALE
SWEET SUE- Ditsy Girlfriend of Big Suit Stu. Dreams of being
as glamorous and popular as Lady LeLu. Unfortunately has no
CHIEF INSPECTOR CONSTANTINE - Police inspector who has been
around the block a few times. Slightly unkempt and shamby.
Sometimes has an issue keeping his facts and names straight.
He has worked so many cases they all are starting to run
SMITTY: News reporter. MALE
Thurs., Jan 2, 2014 and Fri., Jan. 3, 2014 - rehearsals 7 pm
Tues-Fri, Jan. 7-10, Jan. 14-17, Jan. 21-24 and Jan. 28-31, 2014 - rehearsals 7 pm
Mon.-Wed., Feb. 3-5, 2014 - rehearsals 7 pm
Thurs., Feb. 6, 2014 - Board Dress Rehearsal - 6pm
Fri and Sat - Feb. 7 and 8, 2014 - Performance - 6pm
Sun, Feb. 9, 2014 - Performance - 1 pm
Brush-up - Wed., Feb. 12 - 7 pm
Fri and Sat - Feb. 14 and 15, 2014 - Performance - 6pm
Sun, Feb. 16, 2014 - Performance - 1 pm
Scripts are available from Pete Carrolan, email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.