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The 39 Steps - 2012

The 39 Steps - 2012

Fall 2019

Theatre & Dance Rally
Sunday, August 25, 2019, 4:00 p.m.
Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall

The annual kickoff to the University Theatre/University Dance Company Season. Audition workshops follow for those interested.

University Theatre Open Call Auditions:
Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 6:00 pm – 9:00 p.m.
Room 209, Murphy Hall

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Auditioners must attend open call and are strongly encouraged to prepare memorized audition material. (Contact Jim Dick at jldick@ku.edu if you cannot make it to open call to discuss possible alternate arrangements). Audition sign-ups are being organized through acceptd. Click the sign-up button to take you to our acceptd page. You will need to create a free profile on acceptd if you do not already have one. Choose "Fall Productions: Audition Registration" from the drop-down menu and follow all the prompts to register and choose an audition time. You will have up to 3 minutes to audition and should present one or two short monologues of your choice. Scripts of the productions to be cast will be available in 317 Murphy. Invited callbacks will be held September 4 and 5, 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm and will be posted online and in the green room.

Productions to be cast:

In the Blood
By Suzan-Lori Parks
Directed by Timmia Hearn
October 25, 26, 27*, 29, 30, November 1, 2019
(Casting 3F/3M)
The Wolves
by Sarah DeLappe
Directed by Susan Kerner
December 5, 6, 8*, 9, 11, 12, 2019
(Casting 9F)
Callback Side 1
Callback Side 2

Auditions for the spring semester productions of As You Like It, Indecent, and Urinetown: The Musical will be held November 16 - 19, 2019. Times & locations TBD.

For information on dance auditions visit UDC Auditions.

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