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The Sewell Barn Company


Much Ado About Nothing


A 1940’s Radio Christmas Carol

That Face

Cowardy Custard




Auditioning for the Sewell Barn

Casting Notes

Each of our directors has written notes to help you decide which plays to audition for. Follow the links below for more information

Please note that our auditions are generally open to over 18s only. If a play specifically requires younger actors this will be specified in the audition notes, and suitable arrangements regarding chaperoning will be made. Please contact individual directors with any queries.


Grand Guignol: an Evening of Horror and Hilarity

Directed by Richard Hand

10-12, 16-19 October 7.30pm. Matinée 19 October 2.30pm

After Electra

by April de Angelis

Directed by Clare Williamson

21-23, 27-30 November 7.30pm. Matinée 30 November 2.30pm

The Lives of Bosie

by John Wolfson

Directed by Selwyn Tillett

5-7 December 7.30pm. Matinée 7 December 2.30pm

Richard II

by William Shakespeare

Directed by Sabrina Poole

16-18, 22-25 January 7.30pm. Matinée 25 January 2.30pm

The Clearing

by Helen Edmundson

Directed by Chris Bealy

27-28 February & 1 March, 5-8 March 7.30pm. Matinée 8 March 2.30pm

Design For Living

by Noel Coward

Directed by Clare Howard

10-12, 16-19 April 7.30pm. Matinée 19 April 2.30pm


by Dawn King

Directed by Steve Keyworth

29-31 May, 4-7 June. Matinée 7 June 2.30pm

Charley’s Aunt

by Brandon Thomas

Directed by Cassie Tillett

10-12, 16-19 July. Matinée 19 July 2.30pm