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Audition appointments for this summer’s THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR are beginning to fill!
By appointment only. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to set up your appointment to audition for Shakespeare in the Hills 2019. Details for your audition will be emailed to you. Thank you!
Auditions will consist of performing a Shakespearean monologue. Monologues do not need to be memorized! Please choose your own. You can use the following website as a resource:
You can do a monologue from any show, for any role or gender. Does not need to be memorized.
Thank you for sharing your talent with us!
OTE presents Shakespeare in the Hills 2019
THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Directed by Aurora Culver
Rehearsals and performances at
the Laguna Hills Community Center
25555 Alicia Pkwy, Laguna Hills, CA
Auditions May 13th and 14th by appointment. Callbacks May 15th by invitation.
Show rehearses May 23th -July 18th.
Performances will be July 19th-August 3rd, 2019.
TEAMWORK IS MANDATORY
Actors not only perform but also act as crew members. Everyone is expected to be present for his/her performance evenings and participate in setting up the show. We must set-up and breakdown the set each night. It is a team effort where each person is assigned a few tasks. It’s a lot of fun!
“O powerful Love, that in some respects makes a beast a man, in some other a man a beast.”
Sir John Falstaff and his entourage are wearing out their welcome in Windsor. The city isn’t big enough for his antics and appetites, especially as he sets about improving his financial situation by wooing Mistress Page and Mistress Ford. Meanwhile, Mistress Page’s lovely daughter, Anne, is under romantic siege from several local admirers. Double-meanings, disguises and dirty laundry abound as the men try to get what they want, but it’s the women of Windsor who pull the strings in this story…
Originally set in Shakespeare’s native land and time, this comedy shares traditions with today’s well-loved sitcoms. With its dexterous mingling of verbal and physical humor, we’ve brought it into the era of 90’s television, bringing elements from the show Friends and many more!
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