The Aurora Fox Announces Auditions for RASHOMON
by Fay and Michael Kanin, based on stories by Ryunokuke Akutagawa
Aurora, CO – The Aurora Fox will be holding auditions for RASHOMON (directed by El Armstrong) on Monday, May 16, 2011 Available roles include: 6 Men (age 20-60) and 3 Women (age 20-50). There are two Equity contracts available for this show. Auditions for Members of Actors’ Equity will be from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. All others will audition from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. that same day. All auditions are by appointment only. To schedule an audition appointment, actors should call (303) 739-1970.
All actors should prepare a one-minute classical monologue appropriate to the show as well as an original Haiku which addresses themes from the show.
The audience will be challenged to uncover the truth as four people give different accounts of the same crime. When a man is murdered and his wife is assaulted by a roving bandit, a beguiling mystery begins to unfold. Brimming with action and secrets, Rashomon is a 12th Century Japanese crime drama about the quest for justice and the complexities of human nature.
Performance dates are September 9 – October 9 on the Aurora Fox main stage.