Auditions For The Importance Of Being Earnest Are Monday, Tuesday

Friday, September 20, 2013

The East Brainerd Community Theatre will hold auditions for a fall production of "The Importance of Being Earnest" by Oscar Wilde.   Auditions for the three act comedy will be held on Monday and Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Christ UMC on East Brainerd Road.   

There are parts for five men and four women, ages 18 and up.   

Actors can audition either night. Performance dates are Nov. 15-17 and Nov. 22-24.    

For more information, contact Stephanie Pearson at 902-1797.

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