EMMA THORTON:  A slightly daffy older lady with a warm heart.
AUDREY KESSELRING:  Emma’s best friend, a sarcastic lady, middle-aged.
MIDGE DODGE:  A small but energetic woman also middle-aged.
BERYL OVERTON:  A rather dim woman, also middle-aged.
OPALINE JONES:  A pushy, suspicious woman, also middle-aged.
JOAN PARNELL:  A young and pretty neighbor of Emma’s.
MAD JACK PARKER:  A rather crude convict, a bit homicidal.
TERRY HOPKINS:  Emma’s young, handsome nephew.
OFFICER KERNS:  The epitome of the dumb, clumsy cop.


"The Marquis Crossing Ladies Society's First Attempt at Murder"

  The Marais Players  are looking  for Directors !

We put on two shows per year, one in the Spring and one in the Fall. If you are interested in Directing and have a show in mind please print out the PRINTABLE DIRECTORS FORM found on this page and send it to Marais Players P.O. Box 261 Mayville Wis. 53050. or contact our President Diane Trevarthen at 

Wednesday, August 10th. and Thursday August 11th. 

              From 6:30pm. to 8:00pm. 

   At the American Legion Post 69 in Mayville.

           Show dates are Nov. 4,5,6  and 11,12,13

Sign out a script from the following locations:

    Main Street Mayville Office

10 S Main St. Mayville WI 53050

Open Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

         Mayville Public Library

111 N Main St. Mayville WI 53050

Open Monday - Thursday 10:30am - 8:00pm  

                          Friday 10:30am - 5:00pm

                          Saturday 9:00am - 4:00pm 

                 For more information on Auditions contact Director Michael Detert