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Prairie Fire Theatre auditions announced

Wadena auditions for Prairie Fire Children's Theatre's original musical adaptation of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, July 6 at Memorial Auditorium in Wadena.

Up to 70 local young people are needed to play the roles of Buck, Luck, Yuck-Yuck and the rest of the groundlings; Titania, Oberon, Pease Blossom, Cobweb, Moth, Mustardseed and the rest of the sprites; Quince, Flute, Starveling, Snout, Snug and the understudies of the acting troupe; The Duke, Hermia, Lysander, Demetrius, Helena, and the rest of the noblemen and noblewomen.

Auditions are open to anyone age 7-18. The audition process lasts up to two hours and all auditioners are required to be in attendance the entire time. Rehearsals will be held from 1-5:15 p.m. the remainder of the week, with performances scheduled for 7 p.m. on Friday, July 10, and 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 11 in Wadena.

For more information, contact Mary Moen at (218) 631-7029 or Kim Juers at (218) 631-3873.