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The Secret Garden, a theatrical reading (non-musical)
Presented by Creative Spirit and The Salem Athenaeum
Directed by Peyton Pugmire
 | Staged managed by Elissa Jordan
Script adapted by Jerry R. Montoya

Audition Dates & Location:  Saturday, April 1, 2pm-4pm OR Sunday, April 2, 2pm-4pm | The Salem Athenaeum, 337 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970


Audition requirements:  


Production Schedule (actors must be available for all rehearsals and performances):

  • Rehearsals:  May 15 – 17, May 21-26, 7pm-10pm; Schedule finalized once casting has been set.  

  • Performances:  Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28, 11am & 2pm (4 performances)

Rehearsals and performances will take place at the Salem Athenaeum

This classic story about grief, renewal, and forgiveness will be brought to life through an outdoor staged reading (scripts in hand) including period costumes, props, live original music, and scenery.  This is not a musical.  Actors of all ages, ethnicities, genders, races, and sexual orientations are welcome to audition.  This is a non-union production.  Actors will receive a small travel stipend.

Seeking actors to play the following roles:

Mary Lennox – child character; age 12 and up
Dickon – child character; age 12 and up
Colin Craven – child character; age 12 and up

Archibald Craven – adult male character; actor must present middle aged

All other roles have been cast.


QUESTIONS?  Contact Peyton Pugmire HERE.

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