Present Company Theatre, Austin's home-grown innovative theatre collective is seeking new company members for its 3rd semi-annual Shakespeare on the Farm production The Taming of the Shrew. Staged on the Eastside’s beautiful Rain Lily Farm and promoting the philosophy of “Accessible & Sustainable Art,” Shakespeare On the Farm has become Austin’s newest tradition, bringing earthy and vital professional theatre to the community, free of charge.
Auditions by appointment will be held on Monday, January 23rd, 7-10pm, and call-backs will be Wednesday January 25th from 7-10pm, both at 3710 Cedar Street, Austin, 78705 (click for map). If you are unable to make these dates, please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate. Production dates are Fri-Sun evenings April 13th through May 6th. Rehearsals will begin February 19th.
All roles are available and most actors will play multiple characters. Casting will be gender blind and females are strongly encouraged to attend. Actors are asked to perform a 2 minute comedic monologue, preferably Shakespeare. Call backs will consist of sides from the play. Please submit a head-shot and resume, preferred audition time, and the role(s) you would be most interested in to: firstname.lastname@example.org with SHREW CASTING in the subject line. (Walk-ins are also welcome and will be seen as time permits). Thanks and break legs! www.presentcompanytheatre.com