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Open auditions for The Village Playhouse’s August production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream are June 22 and 23, from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM at Inspiration Studios, 1500 South 73rd Street, West Allis, Wisconsin 53214.

All ages (high school or older) and all skill levels are encouraged to audition. NO prior experience with acting or with Shakespeare is necessary.

Auditions will be 15 minutes each in groups up to 3 at a time, and you MUST REGISTER FOR A SLOT at Walk-ups will only be seen as time permits. Please plan on arriving 10-15 minutes early to fill out paperwork.

Headshots, resumes, and monologues are welcome, but are not mandatory. If you do have a prepared monologue, please keep it to about one minute, as we’d like time for cold reading. If you do not have a headshot, we may take a picture for our reference.

Please note that this is an unpaid opportunity. Actors who are cast will be asked to join the Village Players as a member for a small fee.

First rehearsal will be on or around June 29th. While we will strive to accommodate conflicts, please note that required technical rehearsals will be begin August 1st. Performances run August 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, and 22nd at 7:30 PM, with one matinee on August 16th at 2:00 PM.

Please contact the director, Alan Piotrowicz, at with any questions. (No phone calls, please.)