26th Annual Free Shakespeare In The Park
Open Auditions

AUDITION TIMES
Tuesday March 19, Thursday March 21, and Friday March 22 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm 

OUT-OF-AREA ACTORS: Sunday, March 24 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Callbacks will take place on Sunday, March 24th at 4:00pm
Actors should keep their schedules clear on Sunday in case they are needed for callbacks.

Actors MUST call the theatre at (717) 238-4111 to schedule an audition. No walk-ins will be accepted.

Auditions will be held at Gamut Theatre
15 North 4th Street
Downtown Harrisburg

Actors are required to present a memorized classical monologue one to two minutes in length. Actors should be familiar with the play and should come to auditions with an idea of the role for which they would like to be considered. Those with musical ability are especially encouraged to audition. We are seeking actors aged 16 and older of all genders and ethnicities. Bring a resume of your work and a headshot/photo. If you have any questions, please call the theatre at 717-238-4111.

Actors should bring their up-to-date schedules for April, May, and June to auditions. Rehearsals for Much Ado About Nothing will start early April and are held weekday evenings and weekend afternoons and evenings with no rehearsals on Mondays. Not everyone is called for every rehearsal.


Much Ado About Nothing will be performed at Levitt Pavilion in Reservoir Park in Harrisburg.
Performances are
May 31 - June 2 at 7:30 p.m.
June 5-8 at 7:30 p.m.
and June 12-15 at 7:30 p.m.

ACTORS MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL PERFORMANCES AND STRIKE, ON SUNDAY JUNE 16TH.



General Audition Information
 

Auditions are held at Gamut Theatre, 15 N. Fourth Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101. All auditions must be scheduled in advance, we do not accept walk-ins. 

Actors are asked to present a memorized monologue one to two minutes in length and bring a headshot and a resume of their work. 

If you are unavailable during our audition times and are still interested in auditioning, we will accept a video link or DVD audition. Please note that DVD auditions will not be returned. 

Actors must be available for all of the performance dates for the production they are auditioning for. Please be sure to review performances dates in advance.

Technicians/Designers can set up an interview and will need a resume of theatre-related work experience as well as a sample of work, if applicable (i.e. a lighting design, sample production book, photos of craftwork, etc.)

Volunteers and novices can help with the productions by calling the theatre.

Gamut Theatre Group is a professional non-equity theatre company. Most technical and acting positions are paid, with some internship and apprenticeship opportunities available. Paid positions receive a one-time sum issued at strike after the close of the show. Size of payment varies greatly depending on size of role or duties.


General Audition Information
 

Auditions are held at Gamut Theatre, 15 N. Fourth Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101. All auditions must be scheduled in advance, we do not accept walk-ins. 

Actors are asked to present a memorized monologue one to two minutes in length and bring a headshot and a resume of their work. 

If you are unavailable during our audition times and are still interested in auditioning, we will accept a video link or DVD audition. Please note that DVD auditions will not be returned. 

Actors must be available for all of the performance dates for the production they are auditioning for. Please be sure to review performances dates in advance.

Technicians/Designers can set up an interview and will need a resume of theatre-related work experience as well as a sample of work, if applicable (i.e. a lighting design, sample production book, photos of craftwork, etc.)

Volunteers and novices can help with the productions by calling the theatre.

Gamut Theatre Group is a professional non-equity theatre company. Most technical and acting positions are paid, with some internship and apprenticeship opportunities available. Paid positions receive a one-time sum issued at strike after the close of the show. Size of payment varies greatly depending on size of role or duties.


About Gamut's Core Company

Gamut Theatre Group is structured following the actor/manager model. All core company actors hold administrative jobs during office hours in addition to acting. Core company actors take part in children's shows as part of the Popcorn Hat Players and in Shakespearean productions as part of the Harrisburg Shakespeare Company. They are also educators, and teach many of the Theatre School classes offered at Gamut.