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Winter Shakespeare 2015:

"Codedad and his Brothers" by Maxfield Parrish / From Arabian Nights

Twelfth Night (more)

Directed by Denice Hicks

Running January 6 - February 1, 2015

Rehearsal begins December 8th, 2014

Most rehearsals will be 10am-6pm.

Public Performances:

7:30pm Thursdays - Saturdays; 2:30pm Sundays

School Matinees:

10:00am Tuesdays - Fridays

All types and ethnicities encouraged

 

 

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On October 7, we will be holding Student and Community auditions for Winter Shakespeare 2015: Twelfth Night

Actors must be available these dates and times:

  • Twelfth Night will run from January 6th - January 31st, 2015
  • School Matinees will be held at 10:00am Tuesdays-Fridays.
  • Public performances will be held at 7:30pm Thursdays-Saturdays, 2:30pm on Sundays
  • Rehearsal will begin on December 8th, 2014, and most rehearsals will be during the day, between 10am and 6pm.

Audition Date: October 7, 6pm - 8pm
Audition Location: Belmont University's Troutt Theater, 2100 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, TN 37212

Cast will be announced by October 13th, 2014

This production will be set in a fantasyland inspired by the artwork of Maxfield Parrish and other early 20th Century illustrators. The music will be classical.

Audition Requirements:

One Shakespearean monologue up to 2 minutes in length (comedy is preferred but not a requirement) and one song from before 1940. All types and ehtnicities encouraged. Monologues from the play accepted. Please bring one headshot and resume. You may sing acappella, accompany yourself, or a CD player and MP3 player hookup will be available. Auditioners may be asked to read sides.

Note: Feste is the only character who is required to sing, but all actors should be willing to sing. You will not be judged on how well you sing, all that matters is your willingness.

PLEASE NOTE: AUDITIONS ARE VIA SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT.
To schedule your appointment, send an email to audition@nashvilleshakes.org

Please Include:
Name
Phone number
Email address
First and Second Choice of audition time

Please DO NOT email your headshot and resume unless requested.

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

Note to out-of-town actors: the Festival does not provide actor housing. Please submit only if you have your own housing arrangements in Nashville.

TWELFTH NIGHT AVAILABLE ROLES (All roles will receive a stipend)

Note: Equity and professional positions have already been cast.

Valentine/Officer 1: Male, any age
Curio/Officer 2: Male, any age
Priest: Male, any age (65+ preferred)
Olivia's Handmaid: Female, any age

 



 

Questions about audition requirements? Please contact Artistic Director Denice Hicks

denice@nashvilleshakes.org

 

Now accepting appointments.

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

Please Include:

Name

Phone number

Email address

First and Second Choice of audition time (anytime between 6 pm and 8 pm on October 7)

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

Automated submissions through third-party websites will be thoroughly ignored.

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

 
 
 
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