Friday, August 17, 2012

UIS to hold auditions for 'Tartuffe'

The Theatre Program at the University of Illinois Springfield will hold open auditions and crew interviews for the first production of its 2012-2013 season, Molière’s 'Tartuffe', on Tuesday, Sept. 4 and Wednesday, Sept. 5.

Crew interviews start at 6 p.m. and acting auditions start at 7 p.m. both nights in the Studio Theatre, located on level one of the Public Affairs Center at UIS. Call-backs will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6.

Auditions are open to students, staff, faculty, and community members with or without experience. Auditions will consist of “cold readings” from the script; prepared monologues are welcome, but not mandatory. Resumes are appreciated, but are not required. Scripts are available to anyone for 3-day check-out at the Brookens Library circulation/reserves desk.

For more information about auditions, the play, or helping behind the scenes, contact Missy Thibodeaux-Thompson at 206-8307 or or visit

The auditions were featured by the State Journal-Register on August 15, 2012,

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