August 29, 2012

Owens Community College to Host Fall Theatre Production Auditions, Sept. 24-25

PERRYSBURG TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Area residents interested in performing in the upcoming student production of the “Seven Short Farces by Anton Chekhov” are invited to open theatre auditions at Owens Community College, Sept. 24-25.

Auditions will take place Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 24 and 25, from 6-9 p.m. in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts Studio Theatre Room 111. Callback auditions will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 26. Owens is located on Oregon Road in Perrysburg Township.

Each individual is encouraged to prepare a comedic monologue as part of the audition or a monologue will be provided for them. The theatre production dates are Nov. 15-18.

Written by Anton Chekhov, “Seven Short Farces by Anton Chekhov” details seven different short comedies that begin with a relatively normal situation and build into a chaotic adventure of unique circumstances. Among the short comedies in the production are “The Bear”, “The Festivities” and “The Proposal”.

Attendees are required to make an appointment prior to the audition dates. For more information, or to make an appointment, call (567) 661-2798 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 2798.

Owens Community College is an accredited two-year, state-assisted institution of higher education that has served Northwest Ohio since 1965. With a commitment to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability, the College serves the diverse academic needs of credit and non-credit students on the Toledo-area and Findlay-area campuses, as well as at the Arrowhead Park Learning Center in Maumee and the Learning Center at The Source in downtown Toledo. Owens offers associate degrees that transfer to baccalaureate degrees in the Arts and Sciences and over 130 technical program areas in Agriculture, Business, Health Sciences, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Skilled Trades, and Engineering and Transportation Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor’s degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university. For more information, visit