Audition: Oh Hitler by Simon Herd

‘Oh Hitler’ By Simon Herd

Auditions: Sunday 30th September @ 6.30pm

Performance Date:  Saturday 6th October (8pm)

Summary:

South Dingleberry is on the brink of its local council election.

Candidate Hector Pugsley is a wily businessman intent on galvanizing support with his anti-immigration rhetoric. Opposition Samuel Dandy is pre-occupied helping his daughter Penny build a spaceship. Jennifer Cabbage is heading up the greens but is secretly in love with Sam.

When Penny overheats the spaceship, a wormhole opens up transporting her through space-time toLandsberg, 1924. She returns, accidentally bringing Adolf Hitler’s mind back, where it takes up residence in Hector’s brain and sets about turning South Dingleberry into the greatest Aryan state the world has ever seen...

 

Characters

SAM DANDY: Forties, a local council election hopeful

PENNY: Twelve, Sam’s doting daughter ( Can be played by an adult)

JENNIFER CABBAGE: Forties, a leftie/green council election hopeful, secretly in love with Sam

HECTOR PUGSLEY: Forties, a right-wing local council election hopeful

HITLER: Thirties, a twentieth-century dictator in the making

GUARD: Any age, a prison guard in 1920s Bavaria

MARK THE QUARK: Immortal, a quark called Mark

FRANK: Fifties, a caretaker

 

Three of the players can double up parts as follows:

HECTOR/HITLER

SAM/GUARD

MARK/FRANK

 

 

Rehearsals

Wednesday 3rd/Thursday 4th and Friday 5th October @ 7.30pm