Keizer Homegrown Theater is hosting auditions Saturday, June 1, for its Shakespeare in the Park production of Much Ado About Nothing.

Those interested in auditioning should prepare a one- to two-minute classical monologue and be prepared to perform cold readings from the script.

Auditions will begin at noon in Keizer Civic Center, 930 Chemawa Road N.E. The play will be directed by Evan Christopher.

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Hopefuls should wear comfortable shoes and clothes they can move in, and be prepared to stay for the entire audition.

Those unable to prepare a monologue in advance, must come ready to perform cold readings. Those with prepared monologues will be seen first.