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AUDITIONS FOR THE 2017 SUMMER SEASON

Please join us on Saturday, April 8th and Sunday April 9th, 2017 for our 2017 Summer Season General Auditions. Callbacks will be held with the individual directors the following week. If you would like to receive updates for the 2017 Summer Season General Auditions, please register your e-mail address using the AUDITION link below. You will be contacted when the audition schedule is open.


General Information 

At this time Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park does not accept video auditions.

We have 4 Equity contracts for the season, all other actors are non-equity and are eligible for EMC points. (6 per show)

We pay a small (very) stipend to non-equity actors.  

We do not hold separate auditions for equity actors.

We do not provide housing.

We perform in two spaces-  The Myriad Gardens (large outdoor) and Paseo (small indoor 80 seat house.)

Rehearsals are generally week days 7-10pm and weekends during the day.

 

Auditions for the 2017 Summer Season

Saturday, April 8th

Shakespeare on Paseo, 2920 Paseo, OKC 73103

9am-12pm

Sunday, April 9th

Shakespeare on Paseo, 2920 Paseo OKC 73103

1-4pm

Prepare one 1-2 minute audition piece from any classical play and bring 4 headshots and resumes

Auditions by appointment only.  Call 405-235-3700 for an audition time beginning April 1,  from 10-4pm

These auditions are for actors 18 and older.  If younger actors are needed for a particular play these auditions will be scheduled at a later date. 

 

The Season

“The Taming of the Shrew”

Directed by Caprice Woosley

Myriad Gardens

June 1-24 

 Callbacks Sunday, April 9th   7-10pm

 

“Or,”                                  

By Liz Duffy Adams                                                                            

Directed by Laura Standley                                                      

Paseo

July 13- 23

Callbacks- By invitation at a later date.

 

“Private Lives”                                                                                

By Noel Coward                                                                         

Directed by Emily Heugatter

Paseo

August 17-27

Callbacks Tuesday, April 11th 7-10pm 

 

“Hamlet”                                  

Directed by D. Lance Marsh                                                     

Myriad Gardens

September 14-30

Callbacks  Monday April 10th 7-10pm 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"Speak the speech, I pray you..." ~Hamlet act 3, scene 2

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"We few, we happy few..." that have the fiery heart to passionately perform have a home with Oklahoma Shakespeare. Our rehearsal halls have enjoyed intense dedication to the language, a creative environment that encourages creative growth, sublime belly laughs and the lifetime relationships formed every season that can only come from a true sense of an acting company. 

Oklahoma Shakespeare provides the actor with support to create a transformative experience in the acting process with text coaching, vocal work, dramaturgy and a positive environment.

To join our veteran acting company, please sign up to be placed on our audition list. We will email you audition announcements and other opportunities to perform with Oklahoma Shakespeare.

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