School of Theater to hold ‘River Pirates’ auditions

Feb 9, 2022 | General News, Liberal Arts

Have you ever wanted to find your own treasure and fight pirates till dawn?

Now is your chance to show off your fighting skills in this intense treasure hunt.

The School of Theatre’s next production, “River Pirates and the Treasure of Pointe Coupee,” written by Dr. Jeremy Reynolds and directed by Mark D. Guinn will be holding auditions from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 19 in the Arthur W. Stone Theatre, located in Howard Auditorium.

Auditions for this combat filled production are open to the public and we encourage all to come.

Performances for “River Pirates and the Treasure at Pointe Coupee” will be at 7:30 p.m. April 26-30 and at 2 p.m. May 1 in Stone Theatre.

Come out and show off your fighting skills and intuition for guiding the crew down the Mississippi River in hopes of finding a treasure where “X” marks the spot.

For auditions, please prepare a one-minute contemporary monologue. Headshots and resumes are preferred but not required. Please arrive a little early to the audition to be assigned an audition time slot.

For more information regarding auditions please contact the Coordinator of Theatre’s Office at 318.257.2930

River Pirates and the Treasure of Pointe Coupee includes adult content which may be unsuitable for young children.