Jul 192018

False Pretences

by Eric Chappell

Audition Dates: July – according to actor availability

Character descriptions and requirements:

5 males

Kevin: an estate agent; late 30s-50s
Victor: Valerie’s brother, pale, well groomed; 30-50s
Tank: big, robust, self-important bank manager; 50-60
Soapy: good looking, raffish; 30-50s
Toby: bulky build, serious; 30-50s

Synopsis: When confidence trickster Victor Blake descends on his long suffering sister and brother-in-law after a spell in prison he finds that they have a guest – an attractive and wealthy widow. He sees this as a solution to his financial problems and deploys his charm and trickery to ensnare her. But one scheme founders after another until Victor finds himself in more trouble than he can handle. A fabulous farce from the ever reliable Eric Chappell.

Suburb & state: Sutherland NSW 2232

Contact info: Please contact the Director, Chris Andrews, on 0420 636 063, or via email: chrisandrews@iinet.net.au.

Company Name: The Sutherland Theatre Company

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