Each year, the Idaho Shakespeare Festival hires professional actors, technicians and production staff to mount the main stage season. The Festival holds auditions for actors and interviews for all other positions; both are by appointment only.

Auditions are held October – February

Submission Requirements: Electronic submissions only. Email headshot and resume to:

2016 Casting Details and Auditions: 

Local Equity Principal auditions will be held January 26th from 9-5. Lunch break 1-2. Please e-mail to schedule an appointment. Prepare a Shakespeare monologue and a song (if you sing.) There will be a Equity Chorus Call for dancers from 5-6. Non-Equity actors will be seen as time allows. Please note: there are no roles for children in the 2016 season.
For more information please visit:

Equity Principal Auditions: Check AEA website in appropriate region for details:

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