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Auditions – Rude Mechanicals

AUDITIONS

Auditions for Next Show

View information about our upcoming show auditions here.

DIRECTOR: Melissa Broy Fortson

ASST. DIRECTOR: Louisa Davis

STAGE MANAGER: Tammy Kaskel

 

Freely adapted from William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Rights obtained through Dramatic Publishing.

WHAT TO KNOW

Audition Information

Audition Dates:

Sunday, April 24th, 1:30pm – 4:00pm

Tuesday, April 26th, 7:00pm – 9:00 pm

Non-Union / Non-Paid

ALL roles open

Audition slots available on Signup Genius

Ages 4 – 19 welcome to audition.

Rude Mechanicals Synopsis

YOUTH PLAY – Peter/Petra Quince the carpenter is out of work, and in his idleness, persuades his friends, “the rude mechanicals,” to compete for a prize the duke is offering for a play to be performed in honor of his wedding. The rude mechanicals snatch at the chance to recoup their failing fortunes.

Audition Form

Click here to fill out the Online Audition Form

Or you can download the printed Artistic Synergy of Baltimore Audition Form

Ages 4 – 8: Please bring a resume and a photo & prepare a (minimum) 6-line poem and be ready to take direction in a theater game

Ages 9 – 19: Please bring a resume and a photo & prepare a 30-second monologue and be ready to read a side from the script.

Rehearsal Dates & Times

Rehearsals begin:

1) 1st Read Through May 7th 10:00am – 1:00pm

2) Mondays & Wednesdays (6:00pm – 7:30pm) and Saturdays (10:00 – 11:30) on Zoom until June 8th

3) Mondays & Wednesdays (6:30pm – 8:30pm), and Saturdays (10:00am – 1:00pm) in person starting Saturday, June 11th

4) Tech Week is July 16th – 21st

Info to be posted on Facebook as well.

Show Dates & Times

Show Dates & Times:

July 22nd – 31st

Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00pm

Sundays at 3:00pm

For more information:

Call – 410-833-5181, or

Write – ArtisticSynergyBaltimore@gmail.com

CHARACTERS LIST

The cast is an ensemble of people from all backgrounds. 

Cast members must be 4-19 years of age.

CHARACTER LIST:

Peter/Petra Quince

Snug

Bottom

Flute

Snout

Starveling

Prop Person

Robin Goodfellow

Theseus

Hippolyta

2-3 Ensemble Members

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