Auditions for Pride & Prejudice
Adapted from Jane Austen’s novel by Jane Kendall

ESL Theater is seeking men interested in auditioning for a role in Pride & Prejudice. Auditions will be by appointment between July 23 and August 11. To schedule an audition, please email the director, Sandee Buckley, at

Production Information:
Rehearsals will Sunday evenings beginning on August 24 (excluding the Sunday before Labor Day) and one other evening during the week based on cast availability. The performances will take place Fridays & Saturdays: 10/17, 10/18, 10/24 & 10/25 at the Hopkinton Historical Society.

Audition Requirements:
For the audition, actors should prepare to read all of the scenes within their given age range (click to open/download Character List & Descriptions).

Please note that the monologues provided are taken directly from Jane Austen’s novel for the purposes of auditions. It is not necessary to memorize the pieces. In the event of a callback, actors will be asked to read scenes from the script.

Character List & Descriptions (click to open/download)

Character Audition Selections (click to open/download):
Mrs. Bennet
Elizabeth Bennet
Jane Bennet
Lydia Bennet
Mr. Bennet
Mr. Collins
Mr. Darcy
Mr. Wickham

Questions? Email

Produced by arrangement with The Dramatic Publishing Company.