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Bard on the Beach holding general auditions in March (application deadline Feb 28)

Wednesday, February 08, 2017 3:00 PM | GVPTA (Administrator)

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival is accepting applications to attend their general auditions on March 27 and 29, 2017


Interested actors should forward the following:
- Current resume
- Current headshot
- Brief cover letter addressed to Christopher Gaze, Artistic Director

Submit by mail or in person to Bard’s Administration office:
(Office hours: 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday)
Bard on the Beach
 (Ref: General Auditions)
BMO Theatre Centre
201-162 West 1st Avenue 
Vancouver, BC
 V5Y 0H6


Submissions must reach the Bard office by Tuesday, February 28 at 5pm.

NOTE: Submissions by fax or email will not be accepted.

Artists selected for a General audition will be contacted with an audition time and will need to prepare:
- Two contrasting Shakespeare monologues (2 min. max each)
- A short verse (30 sec. max) of an unaccompanied melodic song to showcase your range

Established actors who would like to be considered for our 2018 Season:
- Submit your current resume, headshot and a cover letter expressing your interest to the address above.

Bard on the Beach receives a large number of submissions each year, and as such is unable to offer audition times to all who apply. Principal criteria for inclusion in general auditions includes completion of classical theatre training and Shakespeare performance experience. Bard on the Beach welcomes and encourages submissions from artists of diverse backgrounds. Preference will be given to artists who have not had an audition in the last two years.


Or contact Rhea Shroff, Company & Education Manager at 604-737-0625 Ext. 222.

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