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The College of Arts Sciences

New time! Auditions 4/24 for fall PMA mainstage production Caucasian Chalk Circle

April 20, 2017

When: Monday, April 24, beginning at 6:30 p.m.

Where: Flex Theatre, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts

Auditions are open to all Cornell students, faculty, and staff.

  • Caucasian Chalk Circle by Bertolt Brecht, directed by PMA associate professor Beth Milles

Please prepare a 1-minute monologue. If you identify as a singer, please also prepare to sing 8–16 bars of a song, a cappella.

Additionally, we will be casting actors for a reading of Roe by Lisa Loomer, also directed by Beth Milles. Rehearsals for Roe will be on Sunday, April 30, and Monday, May 1; the reading is on Tuesday, May 2, from 5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

Sign up on the online callboard. Callbacks will take place April 25.

Questions? Email Pam Lillard at The Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts is located at 430 College Avenue in Ithaca's Collegetown.

Performances of Caucasian Chalk Circle will be September 21–23 in the Kiplinger Theatre, Schwartz Center. 

About Caucasian Chalk Circle

Written by German modernist playwright Bertolt Brecht, Caucasian Chalk Circle is a parable about a peasant girl who rescues a baby and becomes a better mother than its wealthy natural parents. The play is considered one of Brecht's most celebrated works.

Auditions for Caucasian Chalk Circle