Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Actors Call

One-Act Wonders

Auditions for the 19th annual director's theatre Feb 4  

Released by UFV Theatre



he Annual Directors’ Theatre Festival has grown by leaps and bounds during its eighteen year history. Once again talented young performers from post secondary programs all over BC will congregate at the Chilliwack North campus to present their work.


An eclectic menu of one-act plays will be on offer, ranging through the tried and true to original works created by UFV and visiting students. Pick and choose from a wide variety of classic one-acts and original works. "D-Fest" is a beloved event with something for everyone.

Audition Date
Auditions for the 19th Annual Directors' Theatre Festival will take place on Tuesday, February 4 at 7 pm. Those interested in auditioning are asked to arrive at 6:45 pm and be prepared to stay until 10 pm depending on the number of people who are auditioning.

Audition Location
Auditions will take place at the UFV Performance Theatre in Building D at 45635 Yale Road in Chilliwack. Parking is free.

How to Prepare

• Everyone will fill out an audition form with contact information, schedule details for February to end of April 2014, previous theatre experience (not required), special skills, and so forth.

• Those auditioning will be given a scene to read at the audition. No further preparation is required.

• Bring a pen/pencil, water, an idea of your schedule between February to end of April, and a willingness to try new things.

• Comfortable and presentable clothing is recommended.

Who Can Audition
Everyone is welcome to audition. Previous theatre experience is not necessary. Casting is for 20 + one-act plays directed by students of THEA 451. Priority will be given to THEA 212 students who are participating in the festival as part of their final grade.

Rehearsals will take place between mid-February and the end of April 2014. Rehearsals will be based on the schedules of the director and cast. Those auditioning will need to provide their schedule on the audition form on the day of the audition.

Performance Dates
Auditioners must be available for the festival running Wed Apr 23 to Sun Apr 27 inclusive. 

For more information, visit www.ufv.ca/theatre/announcements



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