Imprinity Theatre Company will hold auditions for William Shakespeare’s OTHELLO at the Thistle Dew Dessert Theatre on Monday, August 14 at 7:00 p.m. Callbacks, if needed, will be Tuesday, August 15. This production will be directed by Ed Gyles Jr.
Eight actors will be cast for the following groups of roles:
2. Iago, Messenger
3. Desdemona, Bianca
4. Emilia, Senator
5. Cassio, Herald
6. Roderigo, Gentleman
7. Brabantio, Montano, Lodovico
8. Duke, Clown, Gratiano
As compensation, all actors will receive a percentage of every ticket sold.
Rehearsals will be Sundays through Thursdays at 7:00 p.m. starting September 10. Performances will be on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, from October 20 through November 18.
To reserve a spot on our audition list, visit our Contact page and enter “OTHELLO AUDITION RESERVATION” in the Message field. You will receive an email confirmation with your audition call time, and an attached copy of our audition form.
Walk-ins are also welcome at 7:00 p.m. on August 14, and will be added to the audition list in order of arrival; be prepared to wait as we work our way down the list.
Bring your completed audition form, current headshot, and résumé to your audition. Prepare two contrasting monologues, between 1-2 minutes in length, from any Shakespeare play other than OTHELLO. Also, be prepared for cold readings from the script.