Blackadder Goes Forth, The Play


directed by Jason Fraser


Audition Date: Sunday 17 June at Repertory House


It is 1917 on the Western Front of World War I, and Captain Edmund Blackadder of the British Army finds himself trapped in the trenches with another "big push" planned. His concern is to avoid being sent over the top to his certain death. Based on the popular television series of the same name, the play features a host of memorable characters (see below).


SEASON DATES: 4-8 September 2018



Captain Edmund Blackadder

Private S. Baldrick

Lieutenant The Honourable George Colthurst St. Barleigh

General Sir Anthony Cecil Hogmanay Melchett VC, KCB, DSO

Captain Kevin Darling

Flight Squadron Wing Commander, The Lord Flashheart

Corporal Perkins

Baron von Richthoven

Sergeant Jones

Driver Bob Parkhurst

Private Robinson, Private Fraser, Private Tipplewick

Ober Lieutenant von Gerhardt

Field Marshal Sir Douglas Haig

Soldiers, MPs, Court-martial attendants


For an information pack and to book an audition time, please email blackaddertheplay@gmail.com