The North Platte Community College theater department will host virtual auditions soon for its upcoming production of “2020: A Year of Absurdity.”

Auditions will be from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 22.

Because of COVID-19, they will be conducted via Microsoft Teams or through another online communications platform arranged through theater instructor Ritch Galvan.

Actors and actresses of all ages are needed. No previous acting experience is required.

The production will feature short plays from the Theatre of the Absurd. They will include works from Samuel Beckett, Harold Pinter, Edward Albee, Eugène Ionesco and others.

Rehearsals will begin Sept. 28. Performances are scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Oct. 29-30.

Those interested in receiving more information or in signing up for the auditions can contact Galvan at galvanr@mpcc.edu.