The Academy of The Company Theatre (ACT) Teen Conservatory announces auditions for teen actors ages 14 to 18 for their upcoming production of Eurydice, by Sarah Ruhl. Auditions will be held Wednesday, February 25 and Thursday, February 26 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at The Company Theatre. The production is directed by Corinne M. Mason. A headshot is helpful but not required. Actors should plan to attend both days of auditions, attendance at auditions does not ensure casting.
In Eurydice, Sarah Ruhl reimagines the classic myth of Orpheus through the eyes of its heroine. Dying too young on her wedding day, Eurydice must journey to the underworld, where she reunites with her father and struggles to remember her lost love. With contemporary characters, ingenious plot twists, and breathtaking visual effects, the play is a fresh look at a timeless love story
Performances of Eurydice will be held on May 8th and 9th, with the possibility of school performances the week prior. Tickets will be available at www.companytheatre.com.
Rehearsals are held from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays during the production season. Attendance is required the entire week during tech week. Tuition for the classes and production is $350 per student, limited funds for financial assistance is available. Tuition is due after casting is announced. A completed emergency form must accompany audition candidates, available at www.companytheatre.com/emergencyform.pdf.
For more information about auditions, please call the box office at 781-871-2787 or email Sally at Sally@companytheatre.com. For more information about ACT or The Company Theatre, please visit www.companytheatre.com, or follow The Company Theatre Centre for the Arts on Facebook.