Auditions Complete Works of Wm Shakespeare (Abridged)

The MMAS Blackbox Theatre is proud to announce auditions for
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged): a series of outrageous comic summaries of Shakespeare’s works.
Directed by: Steve Dooner

AUDITION DETAILS:

Location: 377 North Main Street, Mansfield MA 02048

Preliminary Auditions: Sunday, Nov. 18: 6:00-8:00p

Callback Auditions: Monday, Nov. 19: 7:00-9:00p

Audition Contact: Stage Manager, Sharon Silberman, schedule an audition by emailing Sharon at spoohs@aol.com.

*If you are unable to attend the preliminary audition, please email Sharon and request to be seen at the callback.

AUDITION DETAILS:

Actors are asked to prepare a 1-2-minute monologue. Best to choose a piece that will showcase broad humor – both physical and vocal. Actors will also be asked to read from the script.

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) requires 3 actors (male and female) who are comfortable with broad style performing. While not a requirement, actors who have experience clowning/juggling/tumbling/playing a musical instrument etc. are encouraged to audition.

ABOUT THE PLAY:

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) is a series of outrageous comic summaries of Shakespeare’s works. The performers chosen will play all of Shakespeare’s famous characters.

ABOUT THE PRODUCTION:

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) runs three weekends. Opening Friday, January 18 and running through Sunday, February 3. Please note – the second and third weekends include Thursday evening performances. Evening performances begin at 8:00p and the Sunday matinees begin at 2:00p.

REHEARSAL DATES/TIMES:

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) will rehearse Sunday late afternoons as well as Tuesday and Thursday evenings.

SPECIAL NOTES:

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) is seeking performers unafraid to take risks at both the audition and within the rehearsal process. Dress comfortably for movement.