Join the Ripon Summer Players for the original amazing race as Phineas Fogg and his faithful manservant, Passepartout, attempt to travel "Around the World in 80 Days."
Auditions and crew call for the show will be held from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, and Thursday, April 18, in Benstead Theatre, Rodman Center for the Arts, on the Ripon College campus. Rehearsals begin the week of April 22. "Around the World in 80 Days'' will be performed May 30 through June 2. No prior acting or technical theater experience is required.
This version can be performed with five actors or up to 30 actors. There are parts for both men and women, and character ages range from 17 to 70. Scripts are on reserve at the Ripon Public Library and Ripon College's Lane Library.
The Ripon Summer Players are sponsored by Ripon Noon Kiwanis and the Ripon College Theatre Department. For more information, call Ken Hill at 920-748-8136.