Auditions for stage productions this week include:
- "THE GRAPES OF WRATH" on Thursday and Friday, May 16-17, at Pioneer Memorial Theatre, University of Utah.The Tony Award-winning drama, adapted by Frank Galati from John Steinbeck's classic novel, will open the 1991-92 season for Pioneer Theatre Company, with the company's artistic director, Charles Morey, directing.
Equity auditions are from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday and 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Friday, with open auditions from 2:30 until 4 p.m. on Thursday and 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Friday. There are roles for men and women in all age ranges.
Also available are roles for three children, including one African-American male, all between the ages of 8 and 12. Auditions for children's roles will be held on Friday from 4 until 5 p.m.
All auditioners must sign up for a time slot on the call board outside of Room 201 at PMT. Equity members may sign up for any slot, but nonequity actors should check with the stage manager if they are unable to make any of the open times. all auditioners must also have a photograph and current resume.
Scripts are available for short-term checkout from Room 210. The auditions will be held in Room 217.
"The Grapes of Wrath" will be performed from Sept. 18 through Oct. 5 on the Lees Main Stage.
- "QUADRILLE," a new play in two acts with music, written and directed by Kim R. Burningham for the Bountiful Community Theatre company.
Roles available include 11 adults males and seven adult females, with parts for one boy and three girls, ages 8-14 (no taller than 5-foot 2-inches). Not all parts require solo capability.
Auditioners will be asked to do cold readings from the script. Also, come prepared to sing 16 bars of a song of your own choice. An accompanist will be provided.
The auditions will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14, and Thursday, May 16, at Bountiful High School, 695 S. Orchard Drive. For additional information, call 292-9261.
Marilyn Montgomery will choreograph the show, with Rod Davis as musical director.
Performance dates are Sept. 20-21, 23, 27-28 and 30.