CONTACT: WINSTON BARCLAY
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0073; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Oct. 22, 1999
University Theatres holds public auditions Nov. 2-7
for spring UI productions
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa department
of theatre arts will hold public auditions for spring productions Nov. 2-7.
General auditions will be 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 2 and 3,
in E.C. Mabie Theatre of the UI Theatre Building, with callbacks
7 to 11 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5; 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6; and 7 to 11 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 7.
Actors should prepare two contrasting pieces, for
a total of four minutes.
Casts will be selected for shows including the Mainstage
productions "The Firebugs," "Orestes 2.0" and "The
Tempest"; the Second Stage production of "The Mineola Twins";
and the Gallery series production of "Gods Trombones."
A sign-up sheet is posted on the Theatre Building
callboard. Detailed audition instructions and additional information are available
from the theater office, (319) 335-2700.
Affiliation with the department of theatre arts or
the UI is not required to audition for University Theatres productions.