Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Auditions for Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare, Baron's Men, November 6 and 9, 2013
The Baron’s Men company is looking for actors ages 18 and up for its spring 2014 production of Romeo and Juliet. Auditions will be held at The Curtain Theatre on Wednesday, November 6, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, November 9, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with callbacks on Saturday, November 9 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Actors are asked to prepare a 1-2 minute monologue from any early modern drama. Sides from the play will be provided at auditions. Please bring a resume and head shot or a recent snap shot.
The role of Nurse has been precast. All other roles are open. Actors of all ethnic/racial backgrounds are encouraged to audition. Some roles will be considered for cross-gender casting.
The play will be performed in a near uncut state, in period costumes and with period effects at The Curtain Theatre, an Elizabethan style outdoor theater approximately one third the size of London’s Globe Theatre.
Rehearsals are scheduled to start in mid-January. Performance dates are April 4, 5, April 11, 12, April 17, 18, 19, and April 24, 25, 26. Actor call times will be at 6:30 p.m. All shows will begin at 8 p.m.
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to set up an audition appointment and include your date and time preference. If you are not able to audition on these dates, let us know and we will find an alternative time slot for you.
Are you interested in working as stage crew, or helping with costumes and props?The Baron’s Men work to provide a total experience. We are always looking for volunteers to assist with costumes, props, parking, vending, and much more. If you would like to help out, please contact email@example.com and let us know what interests you.