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Audition for "Much Ado About Nothing" January 29 and 30

January 18, 2024

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The Falcon's Eye Theatre at Folsom Lake College calls for FLC students and actors from the community to audition for its spring production of Much Ado About Nothing on Monday, January 29, and Tuesday, January 30, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm, at the El Dorado Center in the Fitness Center. Auditions are by appointment only. All skill levels are encouraged to audition.

About the Production

Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare’s more popular comedies. A story of romantic love with different journeys to a happy ending. This production will be a madcap and energetic full comedic take on this beloved play. Actors will perform with live music in an outdoor setting that makes Shakespeare come to life for the audience.

This is an excellent opportunity to learn how to perform the poetry of Shakespeare. Students will get the opportunity to play larger-than-life characters and take part in finding how to make Shakespeare relevant and fun for audiences. No Shakespeare or acting experience necessary.


Auditions will be held on Monday, January 29, and Tuesday, January 30, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm (by appointment only). To schedule your audition, fill out the online form by clicking on the button below.

Schedule an Audition


Audition check-in will be at Folsom Lake College's El Dorado Center (6699 Campus Drive, off Green Valley Road, in Placerville) in the Fitness Center (view map and directions). 

What to Prepare

Please prepare a one-to-two-minute comedic monologue. It can be from a contemporary play or Shakespeare.


Callback auditions will be held on Wednesday, January 31 by invitation only.

Rehearsal Dates

Rehearsals will be from Monday, February 5 through Saturday, May 11, 2024. Rehearsal will be conducted in person on campus at the El Dorado Center. Typically, rehearsals will be Monday through Thursday from 6:30 to 9:30 pm in the Fitness Center.

Performance Dates

Performances are Thursday, May 9 through Sunday, May 12, 2024, performed at David Girard Winery (741 Cold Springs Road in Placerville).

Related Links

Falcon's Eye Theatre

Theatre Arts
Folsom Lake College's theatre arts program provides a broad foundation in various aspects of theatre including history, diversity, and production.

Harris Center for the Arts
Learn more about the Harris Center for the Arts, our professional and instructional visual and performing arts center.