Auditions: Our Town


Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 6:00 pm
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 6:00 pm

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The University Theatre Players announce will hold local auditions for Our Town by Thornton Wilder. Winner of the 1939 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Our Town is a three-act play that tells the story of a fictional town known as Grover’s Corner set between 1901 and 1913. Auditions will be at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, and Wednesday, Sept. 6 in the O’Connell Theatre at the Etherredge Center on the campus of USC Aiken. Auditioners must arrive early to fill out an audition application and provide a current schedule. Auditioners should also be prepared to perform a cold reading from the script. The cast will consist of 7 to 8 roles for women, 16 to 17 roles for men. Everyone is welcome to audition, community members and students.Under the direction of Jack Benjamin, this production will run Oct. 12-14 at 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 15 at 2 p.m. at the Etherredge Center. Ticket information can be at or (803) 641-3305. For additional questions or concerns, please contact the director, Jack Benjamin at (803) 641-3327 or You may also contact the Etherredge Center box office at (803) 641-3305.


Etherredge Center, O'Connell Theatre
471 University Parkway
Aiken, South Carolina
United States