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LSUA Theatre Holding Auditions for ''Assassins'' Musical

Released: 06/21/2007

LSU Alexandria’s Empty Space Players will hold auditions June 24-25 for its summer dinner theatre performances of “Assassins,” the groundbreaking musical by Stephen Sondheim.

Auditions are set for Sunday and Monday at 6 p.m. at LSUA Downtown in the Alexandria Museum of Art.

Those interested in auditioning should be prepared to perform a song and be prepared to do a cold reading.

Performances are scheduled for Aug. 16-19, Aug. 23-26 and Aug. 30-Sept. 2.

“Assassins” is a Tony award-winning musical that explores the history of presidential assassination in the United States from John Wilkes Booth to John Hinckley, Jr. Music featured in the production reflects the popular music of the period portrayed.

For more information, contact the Department of Arts, English and Humanities at 318-473-6581.