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A Company of Fools is holding auditions in Ottawa for our 2016 Season:

  • The Torchlight Shakespeare summer touring production
  • An indoor production in the fall
  • Animation & Roving
  • Foolagram Deliveries

Audition location:

The Avalon Studio, 2nd Floor, 738A Bank Street, Ottawa, ON

Audition dates:

Monday December 7th, Wednesday December 9th

Please prepare:

  • One Shakespearean monologue
  • On sonnet done in a comedic manner
  • 16 bars of an acappella song

The successful candidates will have a strong handle of Shakespearean text, be physically adept, versatile and (for our Torchlight Shakespeare production) be able to repetitively lift a minimum of 40 lbs in extreme heat, humidty, rain and other summer-like weather conditions. Puppetry skills, improv and the ability to confidently play accordion or woodwinds will be considered an asset.

A strong sense of humour and supportive team spirit are essential.

Please send a headshot and resume to:

Co-Artistic Directors AL Connors and Catriona Leger via email auditions [at] fools [dot] ca

Please indicate your union status and any musical instruments you can play with confidence.

Only those selected to audition will be contacted.

Equity members will be seen first at all open audition calls.

CAEA members please bring your membership card to the audition.

A Company of Fools is an equal opportunity employer and encourages submissions from actors of all cultural backgrounds.

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