The Kingsmen Shakespeare Company will hold EPA auditions for its summer Shakespeare Festival on March 22 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm at California Lutheran University, Woodland Hills Center, 5925 De Soto Avenue, Thousand Oaks, CA 91367. Parking is available in the front lot. They are seeking classically trained actors with significant experience in the performance of Shakespeare for their repertory season which includes Twelfth Night and Antony and Cleopatra. Prepare two contrasting Shakespeare monologues, or one Shakespeare monologue, total time not to exceed 3 minutes. Time permitting, some actors may be asked to sing a few bars of a ballad a cappella. Rehearsals and performances will take place in Thousand Oaks, CA (60 West Olsen Road). For more information go to www.actorsequity.org or www.kingsmenshakespeare.org.
Idaho Shakespeare Festival will hold EPA Los Angeles auditions on March 12 & 13 at Dance Arts Academy, 731 South La Brea, Los Angeles, CA 90036. Attending will be Charlie Fee who is the Producing Artistic Director of Idaho Shakespeare Festival and Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, so actors will be considered for both companies. Season includes As You Like It, Merry Wives of Windsor, Deathtrap, Les Miserables and Steel Magnolias. They are seeking actors with experience in classical repertory, especially Shakespeare. Actors may be cast in 1-4 shows. Prepare one Shakespeare monologue, no more than 2 minutes. Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend. Please go to www.actorsequity.org for complete audition details as one date is for dramatic auditions only and the other is for both musical and dramatic. www.idahoshakespeare.org