February Auditions 3 shows

February Auditions for 3 shows: The Secret Garden, Mansfield Park and The Odyssey.

This February, the Northfield Arts Guild Theater is hosting auditions for all remaining shows in our Journey Home Theater Season. Know your role and schedule before planning your spring or summer vacation!

THE SECRET GARDEN: an enchanting classic
Book and lyrics by Marsha Norman, music by Lucy Simon, based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett is directed by Lolly Foy, with musical direction by Kristin Kivell.  Rehearsals begin February 10 and are typically Monday through Thursday evenings. Performances are weekends: April 12-28.

The Secret Garden Audition Dates, Times and Locations:
Sunday, February 3, 12:30 – 3:30pm at Northfield Arts Guild, 304 Division Street S., Northfield 
Monday, February 4,  6:30-9:00pm at Bethel Lutheran Church, 1321 North Ave, Northfield
The Secret Garden Audition Requirements:  Prepare a 1-minute ballad (unaccompanied) AND a 1-minute monologue. Auditions will include a brief and simple movement segment. Seeking adults, teens and children aged 9-11.  Register for an audition time slot at https://northfieldartsguild.org/theater/auditions/

MANSFIELD PARKan intriguing and crisp moral satire
by Tim Luscombe (a new adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel) is directed by Rachel Haider.  Rehearsals begin in early May.  Performances are: June 21-23, 27-29.

THE ODYSSEY:  The journey home told through a vivid imagination. 
by Mary Zimmerman (a new adaptation of Homer’s myth) is directed by Marc Robinson.  Rehearsals begin the second week of June. Performances are weekends: August 2 - 11. 

Combined Auditions for Mansfield Park and The Odyssey Audition Dates, Times and Locations:  Monday and Tuesday, February 25 and 26, 6:00 – 8:00pm at the Guild Theater, 411 Third Street W., Northfield.
Combined Audition Requirements:   Prepare a 1 minute monologue. Be prepared to move and to potentially read from the scripts.  Seeking adults and teens.  Register for an audition time-slot at https://northfieldartsguild.org/theater/auditions/

The Northfield Arts Guild provides a high qualitly community theater experience. The Guild encourages beginners, established artists, artists of color, multilingual artists and artists with disabilities to audition for roles and to volunteer for technical positions. More information about all Northfield Arts Guild productions and auditions can be found at northfieldartsguild.org/theater/ or by calling 507-645-8877.  Alternate audition times may be possible, contact us at [email protected] to inquire. 

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

Contact information

Northfield Arts Guild
Rachel Haider
Web site

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Tuesday, February 26
Posted January 22