BPA Auditions for The Merry Wives of Windsor - April 17!
BPA AUDITIONS for THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Monday, April 17 @ 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
at Bainbridge Performing Arts (BPA)
BPA is pleased to offer a second opportunity to audition for THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR on April 17 at BPA. Embraced by audiences as one of Shakespeare’s most delightful plays, this most merry and English of comedies centers on the lovable rogue Sir John Falstaff. Hard up for money and seeking to restore his riches, he sends identical love letters to two wealthy wives. But the wooed Windsor women see through his schemes and set him up for some hilariously sweet revenge. BPA transforms the Bloedel meadow into the Windsor forest in this farce that’s not to be missed.
Run dates are July 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, and 23, with a Pay-What-You-Can Preview July 6. Rehearsals are May 6 through July 5: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays at 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. plus Saturdays at 11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR includes roles for five or more women ages 20 and up, 11 men ages 20 and up, and three youth ages 12 and up. Those auditioning are requested to prepare a 1 to 1 1/2 minute comedic classical monologue (pre-1900s) for their audition. Please note: some characters in the play do sing, so those auditioning may be asked to sing a snippet of their favorite song a Capella. All roles are open to audition. All roles are open to audition, and interested parties may view a complete listing of characters online at www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org/collections/auditions.
Don’t miss the opportunity to play a role in BPA’s 2016 – 2017 60th Anniversary Season! BPA AUDITIONS for THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR are Monday, April 17 at 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Auditions are by appointment only, and interested parties are requested to email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an audition.
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