Portland Actors Ensemble announces 2016 season auditions for Coriolanus and Love’s Labor’s Lost.


Please bring 2 headshots and resumes if you are auditioning for both, 1 headshot and resume for auditioning for a specific show. Prepare one classical monologue of your choice (25 lines maximum). Musicians are encouraged to audition as well. Please bring an instrument and be ready to play/sing a short song of your choice.


These auditions are for actresses/actors who are not planning to audition at the Portland Unified Shakespeare Auditions held by PATA on February 19-20. Our directors will be attending those auditions and they will also serve as auditions for our season. (For more information on those auditions, visit http://www.portlandtheatre.com/Unified-Shakespeare-Auditions.)


PAE has been producing Shakespeare-in-the-Parks productions in Portland for 47 years with the mission of providing financially accessible classical theater in a non-traditional environment. All shows are free and open to the public. Visit www.portlandactors.com for more information about the company and past productions.


Audition date: Saturday, February 27

-auditions are by appointment only

Callbacks: Sunday, February 28


Auditions Location: The Fine Arts Building, Concordia University, corner of NE 27th Ave and NE Highland St.


Performance dates:         Coriolanus June 25-July 23

Love’s Labor’s Lost, July 24-September 5


Performance locations: Various park locations

Director: Coriolanus (Asae Dean) Love’s Labor’s Lost (John Monteverde)

Compensation: This is a paid position. I’m sorry, but we have no letter of agreement with Equity at this time.

To set up an appointment or for questions please contact:

Patrick J. Cox

Operations Director