September 18: 6 pm, Theatre Opening Social, Slab Pizza! At George and Leslie Nelson’s home, 3898 N 200 E, Provo.
September 19: 6 pm, Media Arts Opening Social, Slab Pizza! At Tom and Courtney Russell’s home, 1031 East 25 South, Lindon.
September 22: Westminister College Greek Theatre Festival’s Hecuba by Erupides at 5:00 pm in the de Jong Concert Hall
September 25: Actors from the London Stage at 7:00 pm in the Mary Lou Fulton Plaza – Joseph F. Smith Bldg (outdoor courtyard)
September 26: Opening production of The Fisherman and His Wife at 7:00 pm in the Margetts
October 4: Princess Academy workshop from 9am-12pm in 3280 of the Wilk
October 13: Application for the Mary Lou Fulton Funds due
November 1: Princess Academy Workshop from 9am-12pm in the White Box Theatre, Noorda Center UVU
December 6: Princess Academy Workshop from 9am-12m in 3228 of the Wilk
Theatre Forum Schedule
Tuesday, 11:00 am in the Nelke
September 18: Kathy Garver (Scott Boyter) 12 pm, Q&A in the Nelke
September 25: Actors from the London Stage (Jeff Martin)
Mask Club Schedule
October 23: Amy Castro, Waiting for Godot, by Samuel Beckett
October 30: Michael Comp, Dr. Horrible’s Singalong Blog, by Joss Wedon
Words, Music, and Love: A Shakespeare Showcase - Mask Club Audition
Words, Music, and Love: A Shakespeare Showcase, directed by Anne Flinders, is seeking actors and dancers. Auditions will be held Tuesday, September 16 from 5:00-8:30 in the Pardoe Green Room/aka D145. This will feature scenes from Henry V, King John, The Comedy of Errors, and The Winter’s Tale. Please prepare a one minute monologue, preferably classical. Cold reads will be available. Performance date will be December 11. Sign-ups are on the Nelke Callboard. For questions, contact Amy Castro at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-767-2127.
TMA 336 Auditions
Audition for TMA 336! This is a great way to get experience at BYU and be seen by student directors. Auditions will take place on September 17, 7-10 pm in A-230. Scenes will be featured from Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, A Doll’s House, Anna in the Tropics, Private Lives, and Arms and the Man. Students will be auditioning for 12 different scenes, both comedic and dramatic. Auditioners can come with two contrasting monologues, or they will be given cold readings. The two monologues together should not be longer than 3 minutes.
Lady Macbeth – Mask Club Auditions
Auditions for Lady Macbeth will take place September 18-19 from 7:30-10:00 pm in F430 (HFAC). Performance is November 20. Available roles:
Lady Macbeth (female)
Lord Ross (male)
Lord Lennox (male)
Fleance (young male ages 5-16)
Tragic Shakespearean monologue appreciated but not required. Resume and headshot appreciated but not required. Sign-up on the Nelke Call-board.
For non-departmental auditions, see auditions in the area.
Interested in working with BYU Media Arts student filmmakers? Volunteer to be an actor, art designer, etc. and get involved with student capstone films at film.byu.edu/home/getting-involved.
Wesminister College Greek Theatre Festival’s Hecuba by Erupides, translated by Marianne Mcdonald and Directed by Barbara Smith, takes place on September 22 at 5:00 pm in the de Jong Concert Hall. As the Greeks are heading home following the Trojan War, this tragedy depicts the grief of Hecuba, queen of the fallen city of Troy, over the sacrifice of her daughter Polyxena, and the revenge she takes over the added loss of her son Polydorus. You can purchase tickets at http://arts.byu.edu/events/5485/.
Actors from the London Stage
Much Ado About Nothing – Actors from the London Stage (England), will be performing Thursday-Friday Sepetember 25-26 at 7:30 pm and Saturday, September 27 at 2:00 pm bin the Mary Lou Fulton Plaza – Joseph F. Smith Bldg (outdoor courtyard). What could be lovelier on a cool autumn evening than the Bard under the stars? Shakespeare’s witty comedy of love, honor, and deception comes to vibrant life on a bare stage in the courtyard of the Joseph F. Smith Building by five actors with credits from revered British institutions such as the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Royal National Theatre, and Shakespeare’s Globe.
The Fisherman and His Wife
Larry and Vivian Snipes’ production of The Fisherman and His Wife, directed by Nestor Bravo Goldsmith, will be performed by BYU Young Company on Sept. 26, Oct. 1-3, 8-10, at 7:00 pm and Sept. 27, Oct. 11, at 11:00 am & 2:00 pm in the Margetts Theatre and a 10:00 am school matinee on Oct. 9 in the Pardoe Theatre. ASL performance: Oct. 2
For non-BYU events in the area, see events in the area.
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