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The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 Auditions

Auditions for Wake Forest Theatre and Dance Department’s fall 2024 production of The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940, a very silly espionage/murder mystery, will be held on April 28 & 29 with callbacks on April 30. Performances will be in Fall 2024.

Five female-identifying characters and five male-identifying characters, though cross-gender casting is possible for most roles.  Some characters require actors who are able to do dialects well.  All characters can be of any race or ethnicity, and gender-fluidity is welcome. 

Cold readings on the Tedford:

Sunday, April 28: 6-8 pm OR

Monday, April 29: 6:30-8:30 pm

Callbacks in the Ring:

Tuesday, April 30: 7-9 pm

Please contact Cindy Gendrich ( with any questions!