Auditions for Nebraska Shakespeare's 2017 Season

Nebraska Shakespeare will hold combined auditions for the professional company of artists to perform in its 31st Season of Shakespeare On The Green and 12th season of Shakespeare On Tour.

Auditions will be held in Chicago and Omaha. 

Shakespeare On The Green 2017:
King Lear and The Merry Wives of Widsor
Residency Dates: May 22-July 9
Performance Dates: June 22 - July 9

This year’s On The Green company will consist of 20 actors. There are Equity and non-Equity contracts available. Those interested in auditioning for Shakespeare On The Green should prepare two contrasting monologues. One comedy and one dramatic piece are preferred. Total audition time is 3 minutes. All actors are encouraged to audition.


Shakespeare On Tour 2017:

Romeo and Juliet
Residency Dates: September 2 - October 28
Performance Dates: September 22 - October 28

This year’s On Tour company will consist of 2-4 MEN and 3-5 WOMEN. All contracts are NON-EQUITY.


CLICK HERE FOR A LIST OF AVAILABLE
ROLES FOR THE 2017 SEASON






January 4 - Equity Principal Auditions (On The Green) in Chicago, IL
Nebraska Shakespeare is seeking 3 EQUITY MALES and 1 EQUITY FEMALE for our 2017 On the Green Season.

Actors Equity Building Chicago
557 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL  60661
Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
EPA Procedures and information can be found at www.actorsequity.org


January 5 - Auditions/Callbacks in Chicago, IL
Nebraska Shakespeare is seeking 3 EQUITY MALES and 1 EQUITY FEMALE for our 2017 On The Green Season and 2-4 NON-EQUITY MALES and 3-5 NON-EQUITY FEMALES for our 2017 On Tour Season.

Actors Equity Building Chicago
557 West Randolph Street
Chicago, IL  60661
Time: By Appointment
Director of Production, Wesley A. Houston, is accepting resume and headshot submissions.  Preferred method of submission is via email at 
whouston@nebraskashakespeare.com



February 4 - Auditions (Day 1) in Omaha, NE
Nebraska Shakespeare is seeking 3 EQUITY MALES1 EQUITY FEMALE, 5-13 NON-EQUITY MALES and 2-13 NON-EQUITY FEMALES for our 2017 On The Green season as well as 2-4 NON-EQUITY MALES and 3-5 NON-EQUITY FEMALES for our 2017 On Tour Season.

Lied Education Center for the Fine Arts
Creighton University (24th and Cass)
Omaha, NE 68178
Time: 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM, by appointment.
Contact Wesley A. Houston at whouston@nebraskashakespeare.com to schedule an audition.

February 5 - Auditions (Day 2) in Omaha, NE
Nebraska Shakespeare is seeking 3 EQUITY MALES1 EQUITY FEMALE5-13 NON-EQUITY MALES and 2-13 NON-EQUITY FEMALES for our 2017 On The Green season as well as 2-4 NON-EQUITY MALES and 3-5 NON-EQUITY FEMALES for our 2017 On Tour Season.

Lied Education Center for the Fine Arts
Creighton University (24th and Cass)
Omaha, NE 68178
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, by appointment.
Contact Wesley A. Houston at whouston@nebraskashakespeare.com to schedule an audition.