Auditions are scheduled for Nov. 2 and 3 for the next Little Theatre Off Broadway production, playwright Frederick Knott's "Wait Until Dark." Dan Stanton will directing the theatre troupe's staging of the mystery thriller in which Susy Hendrix, a blind Greenwich Village housewife, becomes the target of three men who seek heroin that has been stuffed inside a doll.

Auditions are scheduled for Nov. 2 and 3 for the next Little Theatre Off Broadway production, playwright Frederick Knott's "Wait Until Dark." Dan Stanton will directing the theatre troupe's staging of the mystery thriller in which Susy Hendrix, a blind Greenwich Village housewife, becomes the target of three men who seek heroin that has been stuffed inside a doll.

"Her husband Sam unwittingly transported the doll as a favor for a woman who has since been murdered," according to the LTOB announcement. "Darkness becomes Susy's only ally as she fends off three desperate thugs who will stop at nothing to retrieve their prize."

Knott's play was a Broadway hit in 1966 starring Robert Duvall and Lee Remick. The following year it was made into a movie featuring Audrey Hepburn, Alan Arkin and Richard Crenna.

The Nov. 2 and 3 auditions will begin at 7 p.m. in the theater, 3891 Broadway. The show calls for six adult men, one adult woman and one 10-year-old girl.

"Please bring acting resume and schedule of possible conflicts," according to the announcement."Be prepared to read from the provided script."

"Wait Until Dark" will open on Friday, Jan. 9, at 8 p.m.

Future performances are scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 10, at 8 p.m.; Sunday, Jan. 11, at 3 p.m.; Friday, Jan. 16, at 8 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 17, at 8 p.m.; Sunday, Jan. 18, at 3 p.m.; Friday, Jan. 23, at 8 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 24, at 8 p.m.; Sunday, Jan. 25, at 3 p.m.; Friday, Jan. 30, at 8 p.m.; and Saturday, Jan. 31, at 8 p.m.

For more information, visit the theater's Web site at ltob.org or call 875-3919.