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Production: 'Major Barbara'

Barbara (Lead)

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Production Details

Casting George Bernard Shaw's "Major Barbara" for presentation in both San Francisco & Calgary.

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Female, ages 20-35, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Barbara: (Lead) must be able to play early to mid 20s. Barbara is a strong, robust, jolly, determined young woman and yet as her fiancée describes her, she is “the incarnation of loveliness”. She is from the upper class, but is an enthusiastic do-gooder. She exercises her beliefs and morals by being a major in the Salvation Army. During the course of the play she experiences disillusionment and comes out the other side with a less idealistic set of values. Actress must have a strong British accent and be good with language.