Casting call for summer Shakespeare comedy

The Shawnigan Players have issued a call for auditions for A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The Shawnigan Players have issued a call for auditions for their fifth annual outdoor summer production at the Gem O’ the Isle farm in Cowichan Station. This year’s performance is A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare, running Aug. 4 to 16.

Audition dates are Wednesday, March 16, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m., at the Clements Centre in Duncan; Saturday, March 19, 2 to 5 p.m., at the Shawnigan Lake Community Centre, and Wednesday, March 23, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. again at the Clements Centre.

All are welcome to audition, with many speaking and non-speaking roles available for actors of all ages. Prepared monologues are welcome but not necessary.