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Auditions Announced for Richmond (Ind.) Shakespeare Festival 2020 Season

RSF_logoRichmond (Indiana) Shakespeare Festival 2020 Season Auditions!

All roles in our 2020 Summer Season of RICHARD III and AS YOU LIKE IT are available. Equity and Non-Equity. A combination of Equity, Non-Equity, and College Age Interns will be used to complete the season. Housing provided, and some expense reimbursement for non-Equity. Interns operate under a different volunteer contract.

Auditions will be held in both Richmond, Ind. on Jan. 11 and Indianapolis, Ind. on Jan. 18

Prepare two contrasting classical monologues with a combined length not to exceed 3 minutes. Bring Headshot and Resume.

For audition location information and to sign up for either the Richmond or Indianapolis auditions, please visit our homepage at www.richmondshakes.org and follow the links for those auditions!

For additional information, contact the box office at 765.373.9022.

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Auditions Announced for 2016 Summer Season at Richmond Shakespeare Festival

RSF_logoRichmond Shakespeare Festival in Richmond, Indiana is seeking all roles in our 2016 Summer Season of KING LEAR and COMEDY OF ERRORS (with the exception of the role of King Lear, which has been precast). Non-Equity and Equity. AEA will be given priority at auditions. RSF is using only one AEA contract in this phase of our transition to SPT 4 and this will be used for the role of King Lear – HOWEVER – we will be happy to meet members of AEA interested in being considered should the role become available, or who wish to get to know us.

When: Saturday, February 6 & Sunday February 7 – 11am to 6pm – Callbacks Monday, February 8 – 6-10pm

Where: Earlham College Campus – 801 National Road West, Richmond, IN 47374

Campus Location: Carpenter Hall, Rm 220. Pull onto main campus entrance from National Road. Carpenter is brick building with white tower near large parking lot on right.

No appointments/Calls. First come/first served (AEA priority). Prepare 2 contrasting classical monologues not to exceed 3 minutes total. Bring HS/Res. Out of town Housing provided, some non-AEA roles paid, internships and college credit possible.

Rehearsals begin May 10. Comedy previews June 8, opens June 10. Lear previews June 15, opens June 17. Shows run in Rep until June 26.


  • Solinus – Duke of Ephesus
  • Egeon – a merchant of Syracuse
  • Emilia – now Lady Abbess at Ephesus
  • Antipholus of Ephesus and Antipholus of Syracuse
  • Dromio of Ephesus and Dromio of Syracuse
  • Adriana
  • Luciana
  • Luce
  • Angelo
  • Courtezan
  • First merchant and Second Merchant
  • Balthazar – A mechant
  • Other Attendants

Roles available- KING LEAR (Role of Lear pre-cast)

  • Goneril
  • Regan
  • Cordelia/Fool
  • Albany
  • Cornwall
  • France
  • Burgandy
  • Gloucester
  • Edgar
  • Edmund
  • Kent
  • Oswald
  • Knight
  • Curan
  • Tenant to Gloucester
  • First Servant to Cornwall
  • Second Servant to Cornwall and Regan

Performances run June 10-26. For more information visit www.richmondshakespearefestival.org.


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