Oakland Community College

Announcements and Upcoming Productions

Almost Maine by John Cariani

Auditions for…Almost Maine

The Smith @ Oakland Community College is auditioning for the play - Almost Maine by John Cariani. Auditions will be held in The Smith Theatre/Orchard Ridge Campus on September 22, 23, 6-9pm and callbacks on September 24, 6-9pm.

The show dates are November 12, 13, 14 - 19, 20, 21.

Auditions are open to all. You do not need to be an OCC student to audition.

Audition sides will be posted on the OCC Theatre website 1 month prior to auditions. Please be familiar with the material but you don’t have to be memorized.

To audition, please email Dennis North (director) at denorth@oaklandcc.edu, and request an audition time slot or sign up for an audition slot on the Orchard Ridge Theatre callboard outside of J177, beginning Sept. 3rd. Your audition time slot will start on the half hour (i.e., 6:00, 6:30, etc.) and there will be a max of10 each hour. Please arrive at the beginning of and plan on staying for the entire hour.

Cast of 19 characters - 9 female, 10 male - ages 20 something to 70 something. Possible double, triple casting.

Lobby copies available to be read during the week, beginning Sept. 3rd - 9 am to 4 pm. Please contact the Theatre Manager to request a lobby copy to read in The Smith lobby. kpfaulk@oaklandcc.edu.

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