Auditions slated for ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

Pierz Community Education announces that auditions for the summer performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” will be held Monday,  June 4, at 11 a.m. in the Performing Arts Center (PAC) at Healy High School.

Up to 70 young people are needed to play the roles of Buck, Luck, Yuck-Yuck and the rest of the Groundlings; Titania, Oberon, Pease Blossom, Cobweb, Moth, Mustardseed, and the rest of the Sprites; Quince, Flute, Starveling, Snout, Snug, and the understudies of the acting troupe, The Duke, Hermia, Lysander, Demetrius, Helena and the rest of the noblemen and noblewomen.

Auditions are open to anyone age 7 – 18. The audition process lasts up to two hours and all auditioners are required to be in attendance the complete time. Rehearsals will be held from 11 a.m. – 3:15 p.m. from Tuesday through Thursday. Friday rehearsals will be adjusted according to performance schedule. Performances are set for Friday at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 9, at 10 a.m.

Cost to participate in the week-long adventure is $25. Plan to register Monday morning.

For more information, contact Mary Tschida at (320) 468-6458, ext. 7.