Gaslight Theater rehearses “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” in August 2019. From left are Emily Fournier, Ray Fletcher and Gregor Smith. Richard Bostwick photo

Auditions for Gaslight Theater’s summer show, “I Hate Shakespeare” — written by Steph DeFerie and directed by Meg Matheson — is scheduled to be held outdoors at 5:30 p.m. Sunday and Monday, April 24 and 25, at the Vaughn Homestead Pavilion at 1 Litchfield Road in Hallowell.

People need to bring proof of COVID-19 vaccination to auditions.

The show consists of comedic vignettes with doubling.

Roles can be done by any gender, and the number and ages of cast can vary, according to a news release from the theater.

Auditions are cold readings. Show dates are July 8, 9 and 10 in Augusta and July 15, 16 and 17 in Hallowell.

Those who are unable to make one of the audition dates, but wish to audition, can call 207-623-2416 or email [email protected].

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