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Sheldon Cross, director of CDS’s June production of Midsummer Night’s Dream, will be directing Christopher Durang’s The Actor’s Nightmare in the Masque Theatre foyer in November. Auditions will be held at the Hok on 6 September. Please prepare a short section from the text (the_actors_nightmare) for the audition.

This will be a very short, intensive rehearsal process and a simple production with no set and minimal props and costumes.


Play: The Actor’s Nightmare by Christopher Durang
Date and time: 6 September 2015, 13h00
Venue: The Hok, Thistle Road, Claremont
Performance dates: 5-8 November 2015


  • George Spelvin, an accountant
  • Meg, a stage manager
  • Sarah Siddons, a grand actress
  • Ellen Terry, another actress, not as grand
  • Henry Irving, a grand actor

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