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Upcoming Productions:  
   

 

Shakespeare in the Park 2015:

Henry V (more)

Directed by Nat McIntyre

Running August 13-September 13, 2015

Rehearsal begins July 13, 2015

Most rehearsals will be 5-10pm.

Public Performances:

7:30pm Thursdays - Sundays and Labor Day Monday

4 Equity Contacts Available

Actor 1- Henry M/F 25-40
Actor 2- Exeter M 30-55
Actor 3- Canterbury/Fluellen/King of France M 30-65
Actor 4- Dauphin/Burgundy M 20-40
Actor 5- Pistol/Bourbon M 20-50  
Actor 6- Westmoreland/Erpingham/Jamy M 30-50
Actor 7- Quickly/MacMorris/Queen of France F 30-60
Actor 8- Chorus/Scroop/Nym/York/Gower M/F 20-60
Actor 9- Katherine/as cast F 15-35

Callbacks May 3, 1-6pm

All types and ethnicities encouraged

Winter Shakespeare 2016:

King Lear (more)

Directed by Denice Hicks

Running January 6 - 31, 2016

Rehearsal begins December 7, 2015

Most rehearsals will be 10am-6pm

(School matinees will begin January 6 / Public Performances January 8)

Public Performances:

7:30pm Fridays - Saturdays;

2:30pm Sundays

School Matinees:

10:00am Tuesdays - Fridays

4 Equity Contacts Available

King Lear (pre-cast)
Gloucester M, over 50
Kent M, over 40
Albany M, over 40
Cornwall M, over 40
Edmund M, 20-40
Edgar M, 20-40
Oswald M, any age
Regan F, over 35
Goneril F, over 35
Cordelia F, 20-35
Fool M/F, any age
4 Ensemble players M/F, any age

Callbacks May 17, 1-6pm

All types and ethnicities encouraged

 

 

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Professional Auditions (Henry V & King Lear)

April 24 12:00-8:00pm
April 25 10:00am-6:00pm
Open to Equity and Non-Equity Professional Actors

Apprentice Company Auditions (Henry V)

April 18 9:00am-12:00pm
Open to ages 13 and up. $500 tuition if cast. Scholarships available.

ALL AUDITIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT. FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS HERE TO SCHEDULE. ==========>

Audition Requirements

Prepare one Shakespearean monologue up to 2 minutes in length. Choose material that is meaningful to you, that expresses something about how you feel about the world and the mark you want to make on it, and that you enjoy performing.
Bring one copy of your headshot and resume.

Location

Auditions will be held at the NSF offices at:

Nashville Public Television
161 Rains Ave.
Nashville, TN 37203

The Nashville Shakespeare Festival does not have housing for out-of-town actors. Video auditions are accepted only if you can be available for callbacks.

 



 

Questions about audition requirements? Please contact Artistic Director Denice Hicks

denice@nashvilleshakes.org

 

TO SCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT, send an email to audition@nashvilleshakes.org

Please Include:

Name

Phone number

Email address

Union Affiliation (if any)

First and Second Choice of audition date & time

Play you are auditioning for

Please DO NOT email your headshot and resume unless requested. Email server space is limited.

Automated submissions through third-party websites will not be accepted.

You may also call Robert Marigza (615) 255-2273 to schedule.

 
 
 
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