MCC's Black Box Theatre to host auditions for virtual plays

Daily Herald report
Updated 2/12/2021 3:43 PM

The Black Box Theatre at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake will hold auditions for its latest production, "Unstable Connections: A Zoom Play Collection." The series of comedic and dramatic short plays have all been written by McHenry County College alumni and other McHenry County community members.

Auditions will be held by appointment via Zoom from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, and Wednesday, Feb. 17. Participants are asked to prepare a two- to three-minute monologue, serious or comedic.


Rehearsals will be held via Zoom with a very limited number held in the Black Box Theatre on campus. Rehearsals will begin the week of Feb. 22, with the production being released in April. The plays will all be performed virtually.

Roles are available for eight actors of all ages (late teens and up). Some roles may be double cast. Sign up for an audition slot at For more information, contact Jay Geller at

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