Open Audition for Deathtrap!

Guanabana Productions are proud to announce the upcoming production of Deathtrap by Ira Levin.

In our mission to create high-end amateur theatre, we are now holding open auditions to make our production of Deathtrap the best one possible.

When: Sunday, October 7 between 15:00 and 20:00

Where: MAF, stage 2, Norra Skolgatan 12.

The auditions will comprise of a short interview and then reading an extract from Deathtrap. There is no need to prepare monologues or similar.

If you have any questions, please reach out to fraser@guanabana.se

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Producer: Emeli Nilsson
Costume: Sera Cederberg
Scenography: Hedvig Kynäs
Lights, sound: Johannes Johnström

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Kari – Inna Syzonenko
Narrator – Milan Burke & Fraser MacLeod

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