Jane Eyre in the Tithe barn
Following our sell-out production of The Crucible in 2011 the Bradfordians are delighted to be returning in the atmospheric surroundings of our glorious Tithe Barn to present Charlotte Bronte’s most haunting of all love stories – Jane Eyre. This has been voted one of the 20 most popular stories ever!
Performance dates are 8 – 12 July.
Casting auditions will be 7.30pm Tuesday 11 and Thursday 13 March so keep those dates free! Don’t miss being a part of this exciting show. There will be many parts for all ages.
There are many different sized parts, so it can fit around the time you can give
Jane Eyre: 18-19 An orphan. Intelligent with hidden passion.
Jane: as a child 10
John Reed: 13 Unpleasant boy
Lizzy Reed 11 Spoilt girl
Georgina Reed: 10 Spoilt girl
Mrs Reed: 40-50 Troubled hard lady Bessie 20-50 Servant with kind heart Abbot: 15/50 Servant, less kind 11 Mr.Brocklehurst: 30-50 unpleasant
Miss Temple: 30-40 All that is good
Miss Miller: 20-60 Teacher
Helen Burns: 14 Sickly empathetic girl Mrs. Fairfax: 40-60 Kindly housekeeper Adele: 8-10 French. Rochester’s ward Leah: 20-50 Housemaid
Rochester 40 Owner. Masterful, troubled John: 20-60 Servant
Lady Ingram: 40-60 Haughty
Blanche Ingram: 20-30 Beautiful, confident
Mary Ingram: 18-25 A little kinder.
Grace Poole: 30-50 Mysterious servant Bertha: 30-40 ‘Maniac’
Mason: 40 Bertha’s brother. Weak Briggs: 40-70 Solicitor
Rev. Woods: 40-80 Local vicar
St John Rivers: 25-35 Intense, clergyman
Mary Rivers: 20-30 His sister, gentle
Diana Rivers: 20-30 More sparky sister.
Hannah: 40-60 Brusque servant.
Warm Bessie 12-14 Local schoolgirl
School girls, servants, villagers, carol singers