Jason Bannister, artistic director of Midcoast Actors’ Studio, has announced open auditions for MAS’ 2017 season.

Auditions will be held Saturday, Nov. 19, at 1 p.m. at Troy Howard Middle School, 173 Lincolnville Ave./Route 52. Anyone interested should email midcoastactors@gmail.com to schedule.

Those who are new to MAS are asked to come with a monologue (or two, contrasting). Returning MAS performers can bring a monologue, as well, or email which role(s) they are interested in. Additional rounds of auditions for specific shows may occur throughout the year.

The MAS 2017 season will be: “Shooting Star” by Steven Dietz in February/March, directed by Greg Marsanskis; “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley in October, directed by Erik Perkins; and “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis” in December, directed by Leah Bannister. “Constellations” by Nick Payne, in May/June and directed by Jason Bannister, has already been cast. For more information about the characters in each show, visit midcoastactors.org.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.