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ASTC at NMSU Theatre Arts announces spring auditions

The American Southwest Theatre Company at New Mexico State University Theatre Arts will present auditions for its spring 2012 productions Jan. 21-22 at the Hershel Zohn Theatre, with audition slot sign-ups beginning Dec. 1.

Men ages 15-40 and women ages 18-30 are needed for the auditions. Auditions will be held at the Hershel Zohn Theatre on the NMSU campus from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 21, with callbacks scheduled for Jan. 22. Anyone interested may sign up for an audition slot on the callboard in the Hershel Zohn Theatre lobby beginning Dec. 1.

All actors are asked to prepare one contemporary monologue running no longer than 60 seconds. Female actors are asked to also prepare 16 bars of an up-tempo Broadway or 1960s pop song to be sung acapella.

Opening the spring theater season at NMSU will be the classic comedy, "Brighton Beach Memoirs." The season will close with the 1960s musical revue, "SHOUT! The Mod Musical."

For more information, contact production coordinator Mike Wise at 575-646-5418.