Rock Valley College

The Taming of the Shrew

Taming of the Shrew at Starlight TheatreShakespeare Audition Update

Show: Taming of the Shrew

Show dates: September 21-22, 28-29 at 8:00 p.m. and one show each Friday during the day, time is TBD

Audition Dates:

  • Friday, July 13 from 4-9 p.m.
  • Saturday, July 14 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The skinny: auditions will be open call. Each day will have two 2-hour open calls. They are as follows:

  • July 13: 4-6 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.
  • July 14: 10 a.m. - NOON and 1-3 p.m.

You should plan to be there at the top of at least one of the two hour open calls and be there for the duration. After monologue performance, auditionees will be asked to cold read a few scenes from the show with partners, as the scene allows.

Prepare: A Shakespearean Monologue. Though encouraged, monologues need not have to be memorized nor does it have to be from Shrew. 1-2 minutes in length, please.

Location: Dance Studio in the Physical Education Center (PEC) on the Rock Valley College campus.

Questions? Call the box office 10 a.m. -4 p.m., Tuesday-Friday at (815) 921-2160.