10 - We've heard it's going to be another scorcher this year. Escape the heat into the air conditioned Merc for rehearsals and performances.
9 - There's always somebody in the cast who likes to cook and/or bake. You might get fed a lot.
8 - Applause. The Methow community is, hands down, the best audience there is. There's nothing in the world quite like the gratification one feels when the lights come up on curtain call and everyone is sending bushels of love your way.
7 - It's The Importance of Being Earnest. The costumes will be incredible.
6 - You don't have to prepare anything for auditions - you just have to show up.
5 - It's The Importance of Being Earnest. It's funny and amazing and the characters are Fabulous with a capital F.
4 - It's Oscar Wilde - you're bound to learn about 100 pithy and useful one-liners to pull out in future conversation.
3 - WE NEED YOU. We can't do live theater without live performers.
2 - Have you ever heard of the Theater Family? It is the greatest group of people you'll ever experience while you spend time together working on the show. Cast members become your closest people in just a short matter of time and some lifelong friends will be made. If you've never experienced it - you should.
And the number-one reason to audition for The Importance of Being Earnest? - The Magic of Theater will transform your summer into an all-out adventure well worth the challenge and hard work. Working with Ki will improve your acting skills, whatever your level of experience, and you'll have a great time doing it. You will not regret it! Come try out for the show to see how rewarding it will be!
See you at The Merc!