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Audition for our Fall 2024 production, Murder at Eight!

The Shelburne Players will hold auditions for our Fall 2024 production, the world premiere of “Murder at Eight,” on Monday June 24th and Tuesday June 25th from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. (choose just one evening to attend) with possible callbacks on Thursday, June 27th.
Auditions will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church, Shelburne.


Written and directed by Alex Nalbach 

Produced by Kym Taylor 


A world premiere mystery thriller 

from The Shelburne Players 


What's a little murder among friends?


A young widow invites six close friends to commemorate the anniversary of her husband's death. But grief turns to terror when she announces that she has poisoned the guest she believes was responsible for his death, who must confess in front of the other five witnesses by reaching for the antidote before the clock strikes eight.


Witty and stylish, diabolical and poignant. Don't be late for "Murder at Eight!"

Show dates: October 5-13, 2024

Cast of characters:

AMY: Attractive young wife, an interior designer.

MARK: Attractive young husband, an editor.

KAREN: Amy’s helpful best friend, an OB-GYN.

TOM: Mark’s quiet best friend, a podiatrist.

ALEC: A frustrated and sarcastic playwright.

HOLLY: Alec’s gracious wife, a boutique retailer.

ANGIE: A charismatic young stage actress.

PETER: Amy’s level-headed younger brother.

Audition sides are here (PDF version) and here (Word version)

Questions about the auditions or the show? Email

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