Auditions for Oedipus Rex


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Come audition for the Signature Theatre production of THE classical tragedy Sophocles’ greatest hit OEDIPUS REX– Sunday Nov. 22 2-4pm and Monday Nov. 23 6-8 pm Speaking roles available: Jocasta, Creon, Teiresias, Priestess, Messenger, Female Attendant, Herdsman, Messenger, 5-7 Theban women (the chorus) Non-speaking roles available: Laius on the road, Oedipus on the road, 2 male guards, a company of citizens (all ages) The role of Oedipus is cast. Those wanting to audition for a speaking role are asked to prepare a speech from a Greek tragedy in a very presentational, non-realistic style (no need to memorize it.) The production is directed by Phil Speary and runs Feb. 19-21. Rehearsals will begin in January Come along for this wild ride!