COOS BAY SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS FOR SHAKESPEARE’S HENRY THE FIFTH
Three local theater companies (Logos Players, Dolphin Players and Little Theater on the Bay) team up this summer for a full Shakespeare production at Mingus Park in Coos Bay, directed by John Beane.
“Tis true we are in great danger. The greater therefore should our courage be…”
Greetings heroes, barbarians, vagabonds and fiends! Coos Bay Shakespeare in the Park (comprised of the Logos Players, Dolphin Playhouse, and Liberty Theatre players) proudly presents HENRY V, directed by John Beane.
This summer, Mingus Park will explode with righteous victories and unbridled heroics. Shakespeare’s inspirational action thriller will be presented in full combat glory, and we need you!
Calling all ages/genders/ethnicities. The company will perform more than 30 roles in telling the tale of Agincourt. The shows will be presented in the afternoon in July. We will consider any gender/ethnicity etc for any role. All ranges of acting experience are welcome.
SUNDAY MAY 7TH 2PM
MONDAY MAY 8TH 630PM
FRIDAY MAY 12TH 630PM
SATURDAY MAY 13TH 2PM
CALLBACKS ARE MAY 16TH at 630PM
All auditions at Mingus Park. Please prepare a short passage of any kind of classic text of at least a minute. There will be sides from the production as well. The show will feature great amounts of stage combat; actors will be instructed in a stage combat training regimen through rehearsal.
Rehearsals will be May 16th through July 21st. Performances are Friday and Saturday, July 22nd and 23rd, and 29th and 30th at 2pm at Mingus Park.
This production made possible by grants from Coos County Cultural Coalition and Coquille Tribal Community Fund.