Open auditions for “A Doll’s House” set for Sept. 4 and Sept. 5

Campus Events

by Christopher Falkiewicz, Staff Writer

TheatreSign

For the lovers of drama the classic play “A Doll’s House” is coming to Schoolcraft this fall. Auditions for this play will be on Sept. 4 and Sept. 5 at 7 p.m. in Liberal Arts room LA 500. Director Paul Beer will conduct auditions and has also written this adaptation of the play.

The auditions are open to all members of the Schoolcraft community including faculty, staff, students, alumni and the community. Any local thespians pursuing a career in theater of any kind or who just have a passion for the stage are encouraged to audition.
Auditions must come prepared to read from a selected part of the play and be ready to act with others as a possibility.
“A Doll’s House” is a modern adaption to Henrik Ibsen’s original work from the 1870s with the new adaption taking place in 1969. The play is a traditional feminist play where the protagonist Nora has the conflict that needs to be resolved. The characters in the play will be Nora the protagonist, her husband Torvald Helmer, Nora’s best friend Christine, their family friend Dr. Rank, Anne the nanny, and the main antagonist Nils Krogstad.

The primary setting of “A Doll House” is in Nora and Torvald’s apartment in the 1870s in a northern city that is not specified. The play will cover heavy topics such as control and domination can be found in society.

“A Doll’s House” premiers Oct. 26 and 27, Nov. 2, 3, 9 and 10 at 8 p.m.

For more information contact Paul Beer at theatre@schoolcraft.edu.

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