And a Nightingale Sang

29 Feb 2020 @ 12:00pm
Catprint Theatre Company

Author: C.P.Taylor

Director: Claire Bamford

Genre: Drama


And a Nightingale Sang is a play by British playwright C.P. Taylor (1977). Described as a bitter-sweet comedy, the play is set in Newcastle during World War II and portrays Helen Stott and her family as it copes on the home front with life during the war. The play’s name is derived from a popular war-time song sung by Vera Lynn called “A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square”.


Characters Summary:

Helen - early 30's
Joyce - 22 ish
George - 50's
Peggy - 50's
Andie - 70+
Eric - early 20's
Norman - early 30's

Audition Venue & Dates

Audition Dates and Times:

1: 29 Feb 2020 @ 12:00pm

Audition Venue Name: Warburton Community Space

Audition Venue Address:

25A Dammans Road Warburton

Audition Enquiries Contact: Claire Bamford 0402 102 142


Season Dates: 19 Jun 2020 - 21 Jun 2020


1: 19 Jun 2020 @ 8:00pm

2: 21 Jun 2020 @ 2:00pm

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Other Information

Other Information:

Rehearsals Mon & Tues evenings 12 weeks
Performances July 19, 20, 21
script by request
booking essential