USD to host auditions for Broadway sensation

VERMILLION, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota Department of Theatre is hosting auditions for “The Lieutenant of Inishmore,” Martin McDonagh’s absurdist comedy about Irish terrorism, on Sunday, Jan. 27 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Wayne S. Knutson Theatre.

Interested performers should prepare a one-minute monologue in Irish dialect. To reserve a specific time for auditions, please sign up on the theatre department callboard in the east hallway of the Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts. Callbacks will be in the evening on Sunday, Jan. 28. The cast includes six men, ranging in age from 19 to 50, and a teenaged girl. Rehearsals will be evenings, beginning Monday, Jan. 28, with performances March 5 - 9. For more information, please contact stage director Eric Hagen at (605) 677-5736.