General auditions for College of DuPage College Theatre's spring productions of "Spoon River Anthology" and "Love's Labour's Lost" will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, and 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, in Building K, Room 103, on the Glen Ellyn campus, 425 Fawell Blvd.
Edgar Lee Master's seminal 1915 book of poetry, "Spoon River Anthology," will be staged Feb. 28 to March 10. Directed by COD College Theatre Director Connie Canaday Howard, "Spoon River Anthology" is a vignette piece depicting life in the fictional town of Spoon River from the perspective of its deceased residents.
William Shakespeare's "Love's Labour's Lost" will be staged April 4 to 14. Directed by COD Associate Theatre Professor Amelia Barrett, "Love's Labour's Lost" finds King Ferdinand and his men in a difficult situation when, after taking swearing off women for three years, they have a surprise visit from the Princess of France and her ladies-in-waiting.
Auditions for both productions include cold readings with optional monologues. No experience is necessary. For more information, call (630) 942-4000.