AUDITIONS for a Company of Fools’ A MidWinter’s Dream Tale
directed by Al Connors
Presented as part of the GCTC’s 2011-2012 season.
We are looking for the roles of Oberon and Titania, the King and Queen of the Fairies. CAEA members will be seen first. A Company of Fools encourages performers of all ethnic and cultural backgrounds to apply.
Auditions will take place in Ottawa:
Tuesday May 24, 1pm – 8pm
Saturday May 28th, 11am – 6pm
Rehearsals Begin: November 1, 2011
Show Run: November 28 — Dec. 18
To book an audition appointment, please send a headshot and resume to email@example.com, or mail them to Auditions, A Company of Fools, 200 Crichton St., Upper Floor, Ottawa, ON, K1M 1W2
For the audition, please prepare one Shakespearean monologue, and one song. The monologue may be comedic or dramatic, however a comedic monologue or a monologue in a comedic style would be preferable. Alternatively, you may bring a scene partner and perform a prepared scene from Shakespeare. (If you choose this option, please indicate at the time of booking whether your scene partner also wishes to be considered as auditioning.)
Female range: Soprano with a strong high belt; alternately a mezzo with a strong/high mix voice.
Male range: a baritone with a strong ability to hold his own harmony.
Actors should arrive with a readiness and willingness to play and should be prepared to do a cold reading.
A Company of Fools is a professional theatre company and provides honorariums to artists. Equity Artists will be engaged under the ITA.
Auditions are now closed. Our thanks to all who auditioned.