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Shakespeare in the Streets Shakespeare Festival St. Louis 2019

Shakespeare Festival St. Louis announces open auditions for the 2019 Shakespeare in the Streets Production inspired by the communities of Brussels, IL, St. Louis 24:1, and Shakespeare’s As You Like It. This is a new play written by Mariah Richardson. Casting Equity and Non-Equity actors; housing is not included in this contract. The director is Kathryn Bentley.

Rehearsals for this production begin August 19 with the show opening September 12 and closing September 14. Performances will be held in Brussels, IL and Pagedale, MO.

AUDITION SCHEDULE: Friday, July 19: 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM Saturday, July 20: 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM

CALLBACK SCHEDULE: Saturday, July 20: 12:30 PM – 5:30 PM

LOCATION: July 19: .ZACK ballroom (3224 Locust Street) July 20: Grand Hall at the Grandel (3160 Grandel Square)

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE LOCATION IS DIFFERENT FOR AUDITIONS AND CALLBACKS ON JULY 20 THAN JULY 19.

PREPARE: Sides will be sent two weeks before your scheduled appointment. Please choose a side that you think will be appropriate for your casting. A reader will be provided at the audition.

TO SCHEDULE AN AUDITION APPOINTMENT: email casting@sfstl.com with your name, Equity status, cell phone number, preferred gender pronouns, and availability within the audition time.


Directors

Directors who are interested in working with us should submit their credentials to casting@sfstl.com. Directors are generally selected well in advance and must possess experience directing classical text.


Designers

Designers interested in working with us should submit their credentials to casting@sfstl.com.