Studio Theatre, Ashley Road Salisbury

Tickets: Salisbury Information Centre, Fish Row, Salisbury Phone: 01722 342860 or from www.ticketsource.co.uk/studiotheatresalisbury

Auditions – The Comedy of Errors

The Comedy of Errors by William Shakespeare

Auditions Dates:

Tuesday 5th and Thursday 7th July, beginning at 7.30pm

Studio Theatre, Ashley Road

Both sessions will entail a group exercise, an independent exercise and short extracts from the text. You do not need to prepare any material in advance.

Performance Dates:

Monday 17th to Saturday 22nd October (6 shows in total), starting at 7.30pm

Rehearsals will mostly be on Tuesday and Thursday evenings 7pm – 10pm at Studio Theatre; a full rehearsal schedule will be available for you at auditions.

The Persons of the Play

  • SOLINUS, Duke of Ephesus
  • EGEON, a merchant of Syracuse, father of Antipholus twins
  • ANTIPHOLUS OF EPHESUS, twin brother, son of Egeon
  • ANTIPHOLUS OF SYRACUSE, twin brother, son of Egeon
  • DROMIO OF EPHESUS, twin brother, bondman of Antipholus of Ephesus
  • DROMIO OF SYRACUSE, twin brother, bondman of Antipholus of Syracuse
  • ADRIANA, wife of Antipholus of Ephesus
  • LUCIANA, her sister
  • NELL, Adriana’s kitchen-maid and wife of Dromio of Ephesus
  • ANGELO, a goldsmith
  • BALTHAZAR, a merchant
  • A COURTESAN
  • Doctor PINCH, a schoolmaster and exorcist
  • MERCHANT OF EPHESUS, a friend of Antipholus of Syracuse
  • SECOND MERCHANT, Angelo’s creditor
  • EMELIA, an abbess at Ephesus
  • An OFFICER
  • A JAILER
  • CITIZENS of Ephesus

Characters will be doubled up and casting will be mostly gender-blind for this production. 

We would love to hear from anyone interested in assisting behind the scenes – do come along to auditions and have a chat. If you would like any more information or are unable to attend the audition dates, please email Olivia at oliviadutson@hotmail.co.uk or text 07932812721. We look forward to seeing you!

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