The Gallery Players, Brooklyn’s Premiere Off-Off Broadway theater, announces auditions for its upcoming equity showcase production (approval pending) of A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare. Director, Laura Livingston. Producer, Dominic Cuskern/The Gallery Players. Equity and Non-equity. No pay. The play runs July 15-August 2nd. Rehearsals start June 14th and will be in the evening and on weekends.
Sunday, May 24th and Tuesday May 26th from 7-9PM (sign up begins at 6:30PM)
Prepare a one-minute verse monologue from any Shakespeare play.
Seeking: Hermia, 18-21, in love with Lysander; Helena, 18-21, in love with Demetrius; Lysander 20-28, in love with Hermia; Demetrius, 20-28, also in love with Hermia; Theseus, 40-60, Duke of Athens; Hyppolyta, 25-45, Queen of the Amazons; Egeus, 50-65, father to Hermia; Oberon, King of the Fairies; Titania; Queen of the Fairies; Puck, helper to Oberon; The four fairies: Peaseblossom, Cobweb, Moth and Mustardseed. Bottom, a weaver; Quince, a carpenter; Snug, a joiner; Flute. A bellows-mender; Snout, a tinker; Pholostrate, 40-60, master of the revels.
All ethnicities are encouraged to audition. Auditions will be held at The Gallery Players, 199 14th St. Brooklyn between 4th and 5th Aves. Take the R to 9th St. or the F or G to 4th Ave. in Brooklyn. The “R” can be accessed at the Pacific/Atlantic station in Brooklyn which is served by the 2,3,4,5,N,B,D and Q trains from Manhattan. Equity/Non-Equity. No Pay.