Napa Valley College (NVC) Performing Arts and Shakespeare Napa Valley (SNV) Student Company are accepting audition videos for the summer production, “Shakespeare Summer Stroll.” The deadline to submit audition videos is Monday, May 24 at 11:59 p.m.
The production of “Shakespeare Summer Stroll” will take place outdoors at di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art on July 16, 17 and 18, 2021. A unique opportunity for actors and audience alike, the performance will feature Shakespearean monologues, scenes and sonnets interwoven with the art exhibits and sculpture park on display throughout the 217-acre property in the Carneros region.
To submit an audition video, prepare a one- to two-minute video performing a Shakespeare monologue, sonnet or the prologue from Henry V and send the video link to MHamilton@napavalley.edu by Monday, May 24 at 11:59 p.m. Those cast in the production must be 16 years or older and must enroll in the corresponding Napa Valley College Theater Arts course upon admission.
Virtual rehearsals will begin Monday, June 14 and move to in-person rehearsals at di Rosa beginning July 6. The production will be directed by Olivia Cowell, NVC Theater Arts adjunct instructor professional director and choreographer.
For more details, including the prologue from Henry V, visit https://performingartsnapavalley.org/auditions-shakespeare-summer-stroll/.