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Auditions Announced for Upcoming Shows

Ever wanted to be in a show? Love seeing plays? Now you can be part of the fun by joining Indian Valley Theatre at auditions for the next 2 shows in their season.

The first show is A Mostly Minnesota Christmas”, directed by Brad Shortridge. Auditions will be Sunday, Sept. 17th from 1 to 4pm and Monday, Sept. 18th from 7 to 9pm.  ‘Tis the season to be merry…and annoyed by your family. With a sharp tongue and a soft heart, this rollicking comedy is a reminder of how Christmas and family go hand-in-hand, no matter what happens. Performances will be Friday, December 1st at 7:30 pm, Saturday, December 2nd at 7:30 pm and Sunday, December 3rd at 2:30 pm at the Historic Sandwich Opera House.

The second show is “On Golden Pond”, directed by Matt Johnson. Auditions will be held on Sunday, Sept 24th from 1 to 4 and 6 to 8. This is the love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. Time, they know, is now against them, but the years have been good and, perhaps, another summer on Golden Pond still awaits. Performances will be Friday, March 2nd 2018 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, March 3rd at 7:30 pm and Sunday, March 4th at 2:00 pm.  PLUS Friday, March 9th 2018 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, March 10th at 7:30 pm and Sunday, March 11th at 2:00 pm.

Auditions for both shows will be held in the Community Room at the Sandwich Opera House, 140 E. Railroad St. in Sandwich and are open to the public. Please be prepared for a cold reading from the script. No appointment is necessary and IVT membership is not required to audition, although it is required if you are cast. Audition forms may be downloaded prior to auditioning on IVT’s website. Character descriptions are also available on Indian Valley Theatre’s website.

For questions or more information about these auditions or Indian Valley Theatre, please e-mail  or contact IVT at 888-365-8889. Check us out online at Indian Valley Theatre is an Illinois Not-for-Profit organization dedicated to the appreciation and development of the performing arts in the Fox Valley area.

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