Announcing auditions for ASF’s HAMLET directed by Kevin Hammond on May 11th (evening) and 13th day in San Jose. We will also accept video submissions.
The pertinent dates and details below:
Rehearsal begins: Roughly October 15
Tech begins: November 5
First Performance: November 9
Closing: November 19
Performances will be at the Royce Gallery in San Francisco, with rehearsal split between there and a location in Santa Clara. Pay is between MBAT1 or $200/week for Non-AEA.
Applicants should have extensive Shakespeare experience. Submit resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
For the audition we would like to see a single verse monologue prepared in two different ways. Ideally it should appear as two different people delivering the same lines. Please be prepared to take adjustments.
Casting the following roles (Hamlet is already cast)
Claudius / Ghost / Gravedigger: Male 55+
Gertrude / Bernardo / Reynaldo: Female 55+
Ophelia / Francisco: Female 20’s-30’s. Actors of color highly encouraged Polonius / Gravedigger: Male 45+ Actors of color highly encouraged
Laertes / Guildenstern/ Player: Male 20’s-30’s Actors of color highly encouraged
Horatio / Rosencrantz / Player: Male or Female 20’s-40’s