U of I Holding Open Theatre Auditions for Fall 2021
August 02, 2021
MOSCOW, Idaho — Aug. 2, 2021 — Auditions for the University of Idaho’s fall theatre season will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, at the Forge Theatre, 404 Sweet Ave., Moscow.
Auditions are in-person or via video submission and are open to anyone with an interest in live theatre, including members of the Palouse community.
Those auditioning should prepare two contrasting monologues or one monologue and one song (an accompanist will be present) and provide a headshot and resume. For more details and to sign up, visit airtable.com/shrKJ69tOci3koOZq.
U of I’s Department of Theatre Arts will produce four fall productions — “The Swimming Pool” by Master of Fine Arts candidate Tan Prace Collier; “The Durable Barfly” by Master of Fine Arts candidate Kelsey Rain; Shakespeare’s “Macbeth” adapted by Master of Fine Arts candidates Bethany Paulsen, Rachael Fornarotto and KT Turner; and Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” adapted by Kendra Phillips, U of I Master of Fine Arts alumna.
“The Swimming Pool” and “The Durable Barfly” are part of “First Bite,” a new play development series by the U of I Department of Theatre Arts. “First Bite” provides emerging U of I playwrights the chance to receive development support with staged readings, workshops and premiere productions and creates a unique space for playwrights to collaborate with the director, cast and crew and the audience.
More information on the upcoming season is available at uidaho.edu/class/theatre or by calling 208-885-6465.
Media Relations, Department of Theatre Arts
University of Idaho
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