Press Room

OUR TOWN AUDITIONS ANNOUNCED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Heather Nowlin
801-581-7222
heather.nowlin@ptc.utah.edu

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions for

Our Town
By Thornton Wilder

Auditions for Pioneer Theatre Company’s production of Our Town
will be held on Friday, October 2nd, 2009 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00
p.m. The time slots from 1 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. are reserved for AEA
(Equity) members only, but AEA members may sign up for any
time slot. Callbacks will be the morning of Saturday, October 3rd,
2009; the time will be announced. Auditions will be held in Room
245 at the Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre. Auditioners will be
required to read selected sides from the script.

The parts of the young girl Emily and her mother Mrs. Webb are
already cast. All other roles are currently available.

Non-Equity auditioners must come in to sign up for an audition slot
on the callboard in Room 325 at the Roy W. and Elizabeth E.
Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre; AEA members may call
Elizabeth Williamson at 801-585-5855 to sign up. Only members of
Actors’ Equity Association may call ahead; all others must come
into the theatre to sign up for a time slot. The sign-up sheet will be
posted by noon on Friday, September 25th, 2009. Audition sides
will be available at the same time. Scripts are available for
checkout on an overnight basis from the Business Office (Room
325) of the theatre.

Rehearsal dates for the production are Monday, February 15th,
2009 – Thursday, March 11th, 2010; performance dates are Friday,
March 12th – Saturday, March 27th, 2010. PTC Artistic Director
Charles Morey will direct the production.

Auditions are for actors ages 18 and over. All roles are available
except those of Mrs. Webb and Emily.

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