Auditions for “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” will be at 7pm on Monday, April 13, 2015 at Gallery 3, 316 Box Butte Ave. in Alliance. The show, which will take place the last weekend of June, will be a blend of dance and theater. Parts are available for dancers and actors of all ages:
- Fairies: grade school and middle school; mostly dancing (no dance experience required – we will teach you!)
- Woodland Creatures: grade school and middle school; mostly dancing (no dance experience required – we will teach you!)
- Fairy King and Queen: adults; both dance and speaking parts
- Mechanicals/ Actors for the ‘play within a play': adults; spoken parts – slapstick comedy
- Nobles: the Duke of Athens, his Amazon bride, his henchman, and Hermia’s father – adults; spoken parts
Although the play is originally set in ancient Athens, costumes for this production will be from the 1920’s.