"The Ark," The Grand Theatre, Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the theater, 1575 S. State.

Roles are available for four men and four women ages 18-60 for this Michael McLean musical. Actors should be prepared to sing 16-32 bars of a musical-theater selection. An accompanist will be provided. Come prepared with a head shot and resume.

The show runs Oct. 15-25 and is directed by Christy Summerhays, with musical direction by Kevin Mathie. Call 957-3322 to reserve an audition time.

"Romeo and Juliet," Pinnacle Acting Company, Friday, 7-9 p.m., at The Sugar Space, 616 E. 2190 South, and Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon, at Midvale Performing Arts Center, 695 W. 7720 South, Midvale.

Prepare a one-minute Shakespearean monologue, verse preferable, and come prepared with a head shot and resume. You may by asked to read a side from the play. The part of Romeo has been cast, all other roles are open.

Show dates are Oct. 16-25. Director is Alexandra Harbold.

"Draper Idol" and "Fiddler on the Roof," Draper Arts Council, Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon, at the Summit Academy, 1295 E. 13200 South, Draper. Auditions for both productions will be at the same time.

Those auditioning for "Draper Idol" should be prepared to sing a selection of their choice with or without a minus track — no accompanist will be provided. Cash prizes and gift certificates will be awarded to the winners. Call Leslie 501-7508.

"Fiddler" auditioners should be prepared to sing 32 bars in the style of the show. An accompanist will be provided. All parts are open and singer/actors will be needed ranging from children to adults. Call Soni 495-3951 with questions.

"My Fair Lady," Pioneer Theatre Company, June 18, noon-5 p.m. Equity-only auditions will be from noon-1 p.m., but Equity members can sign up for any time slot. Non-Equity actors may audition from 1-5 p.m., at the theater, Room 245.

Auditioners should prepare a song from the show or a Broadway show tune in a similar style. A photo and resume are recommended. For more information, please visit www.pioneertheatre.org.

Performances are Sept. 19-Oct. 4. Director is Charles Morey.


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