Press Release
Posted February 1, 2019

Lorain County Community College will hold auditions for the play “Six Characters in Search of an Author” from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10 and from 7-9 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11 at the Stocker Arts Center’s Cirigliano Studio Theatre.

The production will be directed by Stephanie Wilbert and performed April 25-27. The director is looking to cast 14 multi-generational actors with specific roles available for a 10-15 year-old boy and 10-15 year-old girl. Auditions are open to all.

Written by the Nobel Prize for Literature-winning playwright Luigi Pirandello, “Six Characters in Search of an Author” (adaptation by Robert Brustein) is an absurdist metatheatrical play about the relationship among authors, their characters and theatre practitioners.

Actors will be asked to read from the script as well participate in a group audition. No prepared monologue is necessary. Copies of the script will be on reserve at the LCCC Bass Library until the audition dates. Learn more

To schedule an audition, email or call LCCC director of theatre Jeremy Benjamin at jbenjami@lorainccc.edu or (440) 366-7120 and indicate a preference from one of the 25-minute audition time slots (6-6:25, 6:30-6:55, 7-7:25 and 7:30-8 p.m. on Feb. 10 or 7-7:25, 7:30-7:55, 8-8:25 or 8:30-9 p.m. on Feb. 11). Production crew members to stage manage and run light and sound boards are also needed. Those interested should contact Jeremy Benjamin.

Questions about the auditions should be directed to Jeremy Benjamin at jbenjami@lorainccc.edu.