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Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Local Auditions for

 Of Mice and Men

By John Steinbeck


Auditions for PTC’s production of Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck will be held on Thursday, June 28, 2012, from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Callbacks are scheduled for Friday, June 29, 2012; that time will be announced to auditioners who are called back.

Audition slots from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. on June 28 are for Actors’ Equity members only. Audition slots from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. are open to all auditioners.

Non-AEA auditioners must come in to sign up on the callboard in Room 325 at the Roy W. and Elizabeth E. Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre; that sign-up will be posted at noon on Thursday, June 21. AEA members ONLY may contact Elizabeth Williamson atelizabeth.williamson@ptc.utah.edu to sign up, NO EARLIER than June 21. (This feature is available for Actors’ Equity members only; please do not contact earlier than Thursday, June 21, 2012.)

All auditioners will be asked to read from the script. Sides from the play will be available when auditioners sign-up, as well as scripts for checkout. Auditions will be held in Room 245 at Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre. A photo and résumé are recommended.  For more information please visit the PTC web site: www.pioneertheatre.org.

Rehearsal dates for the production are Monday, September 24, 2012 – Thursday, October 18, 2012; performance dates are October 19, 2012 – November 3, 2012. Guest director Mary Robinson will direct the production; she and PTC Artistic Director Karen Azenberg will attend the audition.

Roles are for nine males and one female; all roles are available and all auditioners must be 18 or older.