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Flash Mob Shakespeare
14 May, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
This is a Shakespeare community project by Big Sky Entertainment and Funded by Lotterywest. A flash mob of Shakespeare based scenes. Actors would be tasked with going out into a local public space and perform a 2-5 minute pop up or flash mob performance of excerpts from Shakespeare’s plays to celebrate the Bard’s 400th anniversary. The performance would then be video recorded for Lottery west for viral and social media broadcast and marketing.
We need as many participants as possible to create a flash mob and the project is very simple as it requires only a couple of famous scenes from the selected plays to be rehearsed and memorized for performance. No auditions or previous experience with Shakespeare is required, just a dedicated commitment to a few evening and weekend rehearsals throughout the month of May at the Latvian Centre in Belmont so that can perform at least 2 sessions on the long weekend with minimal fuss and maximum great fun!
Audition Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Audition Venue: LC Theatre, 60 Cleaver Tce, Belmont
Audition Date(s): During MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Auditions would be great. SATURDAY 14TH MAY and SUNDAY 15th MAY
Audition Time(s): SATURDAY 14TH MAY 10am to 5pm, SUNDAY 15TH MAY 5.30pm to 9pm
Bring along your love of Shakespeare and prepare a short Reading of ANY Shakespeare text.
Anything from the Bard’s body of work.
Show: Flash Mob SHAKESPEARE
Venue: Various, around Perth
Theatre Company: ARENAarts
Show Dates: Over the long weekend of 4th-6th June, various days/times TBA
Director: Jo Lamont