USD Theatre to host 'Boy Gets Girl' auditions Feb. 2-3

VERMILLION, S.D. -- The University of South Dakota Department of Theatre is hosting open auditions for “Boy Gets Girl,” Feb. 2-3 at the Arena Theatre at USD’s Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts.

Actors can reserve a specific audition time by signing up on the theatre callboard, located in the east hallway of Fine Arts, or by contacting Rachel Foulks, director, at rachel.foulks@usd.edu. Auditions should include two, three-minute contrasting monologues. Auditions are from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday with callbacks scheduled from 6 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3in the Arena.

“Boy Gets Girl” is a drama by Rebecca Gilman thatexamines the loss of self as experienced by victims of stalking. After Theresa, a young, successful reporter has a couple of dates with Tony, another soul looking for love; Theresa sees no point in continuing the relationship. Tony thinks otherwise and begins to stalk Theresa, threatening her personal safety and ability to maintain her own identity.

Performances for “Boy Gets Girl” are March 24-27 at 7:30 p.m. and March 28 at 2 p.m. in the Arena Theatre. For ticket information, please go to www.usd.edu/theatre or contact the USD Theatre Department at (605) 677-5400.