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UI Theatres will hold auditions for 'Ain't Misbehavin' Monday

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Auditions will be held for the University of Iowa department of theatre arts Mainstage production of "Ain't Misbehavin'" on Monday, Aug. 4, in the Theatre Building.

Set in Harlem in the 1930s, the play is a review of the music of Thomas "Fats" Waller. Performances are scheduled for October 2-19.

Initial auditions will be from 10 a.m. to noon. Individual callbacks will be from 2 to 4 p.m., and group callbacks will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Auditions are open to men and women who can sing and dance. Auditioners should prepare a monologue and a song, preferably from the 1930s or in an equivalent style. The prepared material should total four minutes.

For more information on the auditions, call 319-353-2406.

7/28/97