Storyteller Theater of Milwaukee and H+D Productions proudly presents: Twelfth Night! One of Shakespeare’s most popular comedies, Twelfth Night follows the inhabitants of Illyria as they navigate through love, trickery, deception, and confused identities. Auditions will take place in the choir room, 034, of St. Thomas More High School in St. Francis on May 9th and 10th. Roles to be cast:

Duke Orsino: Duke of Illyria; in love with Olivia.
Sebastian: Viola’s twin brother, separated from Viola after their ship is wrecked near Illyria.
Malvolio: Steward in Olivia’s household; serious and uptight.
Maria: Olivia’s lady-in-waiting; feisty.
Sir Toby Belch: Olivia’s uncle; a drunkard, but still sharp and snarky.
Sir Andrew Augecheek: Sir Toby’s friend, courts Olivia; foolish, fragile.
Feste: Resident clown of Olivia’s household; very sharp and quick on his/her feet.
Antonio: Pirate captain; saves Sebastian and becomes very fond of him.
Musicians: Sailors/Officers; play live music throughout the show.

Please note that the roles of Viola and Olivia have already been filled.

* NOTE!* We are open to gender blind casting for almost all roles, so auditionees will be considered regardless of gender.

Please prepare a 1-minute Shakespeare monologue, comedic or dramatic. Headshots and resumes, though not absolutely required, are highly preferred. If you are a musician, we STRONGLY encourage you to bring your instrument and play something for us during your audition. Auditions will be in one-hour blocks to allow for side readings. Walk-ins are welcome if time permits. Please sign up for one of 5 slots per hour on Friday, May 9th from 6pm-10pm or Saturday, May 10th from 11am-6pm. The link to do so is listed below:

http://twelfthnightauditionsmke.bringit.bz/public/6d0022

If you cannot make our audition dates, please contact us and we will work with you to schedule an alternate time.

Rehearsals will begin June 16th, and the show runs July 25, 26, 27, 28; August 1,2,3. Rehearsals will take place in St. Francis at St. Thomas More High School indoors and on their grounds, as well as the performance venue (most likely a Milwaukee County park).

We look forward to seeing you!

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