Portland Actors Ensemble announces 2017 season auditions for Troilus and Cressida and The Winter’s Tale

Patrick Walsh directs Troilus and Cressida, and Kristin Heller directs The Winter’s Tale

PAE has been producing Shakespeare-in-the-Parks productions in Portland for 48 years with the mission of providing financially accessible classical theater in a non-traditional environment. All shows are outdoor, free, and open to the public. Visit www.portlandactors.com for more information about the company and past productions.

Audition dates, by appointment only (pick one day or the other for a 30 minute time-slot):

Friday, March 31, 6 – 10 PM

Saturday, April 1, 5 – 10 PM

Callbacks: Sunday, April 2, 12 – 6 (You will not be asked to attend for the whole time)

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

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.

Troilus and Cressida will run July 6 – July 29 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings) in Lone Fir Cemetery in Portland.

The Winter’s Tale will run July 28-September 4 (Saturdays and Sundays, plus Friday evenings Aug 4-18, and Labor Day afternoon) in various parks, universities, and vineyards in Portland and local wine country.

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

To sign up for a 30 minute audition time-slot or if you have any questions please contact:

Paul Susi