Shakespeare in South Park’s 2014 production, “The Comedy of Errors”

06 Jul
Just a quick reminder that auditions for Shakespeare in South Park’s 2014 production, “The Comedy of Errors” are this coming Monday and Tuesday evenings, July 7 and 8, 7:00 to 9:00 pm, Hope Lutheran Church, 500 Hickory Street in South Park.  Hope to see you there! 2014 Shakespeare in South Park logo Patrick Reed
Attached is a list of characters in the show.  There will also be townspeople, so if you don’t see yourself in one of these roles but would like to be part of the town cheering for Ohio State or University of Michigan, we need you.  And we need tech crew, too.  There is something for everyone!
Galen Wilson and Phyllis Tonne, Co-Producers
Susan Robert, Director

Cast of Characters – Comedy of Errors

Women
Dromio of Ephesus Antipholus of Ephesus (local) slave
Dromio of Syracuse  Antipholus of Syracuse slave
Adriana Antipholus of Ephesus wife (local)
Luciana Adriana’s Sister lives with her sister and brother-in-law
Abbess Aemelia.  Mother of the Antipholus twins. Respected. (local)
Luce Maid in Antipholus of Ephesus household (local)
Courtezan Antipholus of Ephesus (local) is a client. His wife is jealous.
Men
Antipholus of Ephesus Aegeon’s son. Never knew his father. Brought to Ephesus (Local) from Corinth. Local.
Antipholus of Syracuse Aegeon’s son. Left Syracuse in search of his brother.
Aegeon Father of Antipholus’. Sneaks into city of Ephesus in search of his second son.
Duke Ruler of Ephesus
Gender flexible
First Merchant Warns Antipholus of Syracuse to hide his identity in Ephesus
Second Merchant Getting ready to go to Persia. Needs money.
Balthazar Merchant of Ephesus and friend of Antipholus of Ephesus (local)
Angelo Goldsmith. Makes a fine gold chain for Antipholus of Ephesus (local)
Dr. Pinch Hired by Adriana to cure Antipholus of Ephesus (actually Antipholus of Syracuse) of madness
Messenger Warns Adriana to flee because her husband has escaped
Jailer Accompanies Aegeon as he goes in search of his ransom.
Officer Hired to arrest debtors
Headsman (no lines) Leads Aegeon to his death.