Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

ALABAMA SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL 2012 REPERTORY SEASON - Alabama Shakespeare Festival Auditions

Posted: November 3, 2011

Back to All Listings

Alabama Shakespeare Festival 2012 Repertory Season

– Submit Photo/Resume for NYC Appointments
(Montgomery, AL) LORT C; $710/week minimum
Producing Artistic Director: Geoffrey Sherman
Associate Director: Nancy Rominger
Casting Office: Elissa Myers Casting
Casting Director: Paul Fouquet
Casting Associate: Sarah Ruby
Note that contracts will run from December 30, 2011 through May 20, 2012.

NYC Auditions will be held November 29-December 1, 2011 BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Seeking submissions from

Actors' Equity Membersonly for these auditions.

For consideration, email picture and resume to:myerscastsubmissions@gmail.com

Please note in Subject Line: “Rep Season, role of ______ / AEA Self Submission”

SUBMISSIONS RECEIVED AFTER NOVEMBER 21st WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

ASF is casting a company of actors to play multiple roles in productions of The 39 Steps, Travels with My Aunt, Henry VIII and The Merry Wives of Windsor. The following are character breakdowns for some of the currently available roles in these three plays. SOME but not ALL actors will appear in more than one play.

THE 39 STEPS
Adapted by: Patrick Barlow
Director: Nancy Rominger
1stRehearsal: 12/30/11. Runs: 1/29/12 – 5/19/12

Annabella Schmidt/Pamela/Margaret:
(Female, 30s). Beautiful femme fatale adept at physical comedy. Annabella Schmidt: Mysterious, paranoid German spy; Pamela: fiercely intelligent, feisty. Determined to be no one’s fool. Margaret: innocent, shy woman trapped in an oppressive, abusive marriage.


HENRY VIII
Director: Robert Richmond
1stRehearsal:2/8/12. Runs: 3/9/12 – 5/20/12

King Henry VIII:
(Male, 35-45). Requires an actor with immense charm and charisma, able to speak heightened text with aplomb. This is NOT the later in life, rotund Henry. Must be physically attractive and athletic, showing both a deeply troubled and aggressive nature. He must be able to gain both our sympathy and disgust.

Anne Bollen:
(Female, late 20s-30s). Charming and attractive. Must be able to play the status of a potential Queen mixed with the ambition and flirtation of a coquette. Dance ability is a plus.


THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
Director: Diana Van Fossen
1stRehearsal: 3/10/12. Runs: 4/15/12 – 5/18/12

Falstaff:
(Male, mid 40s). PLEASE SUBMIT ALL ETHNICITIES. A warrior, the size of a defensive lineman football player, a great drinker and womanizer, very resourceful. Can be an actor of large size, or can be padded. Has attained rank by his wits. Prototypes: Chris Farley, Bernie Mac, John Candy, Jon Belushi.

Mistress Page:
(Female, late 30s-early 40s). Middle class and fun-loving. Warm hearted and intelligent with a youthful mindset.


TRAVELS WITH MY AUNT
Adapted by: Giles Havergal
Director: Geoffrey Sherman
1stRehearsal: 1/6/12. Runs: 2/5/12 – 5/19/12

Roles in this production will be cast from the company and also possibly from those cast as Falstaff of Henry VIII


Learn More About BroadwayWorld Education
Search BWW for Show Info | View All Listings...