Auditions for the Alabama Shakespeare Festival’s elite State Youth Theatre will be held at the Festival on Saturday, October 19 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Auditions will also take place in Florence, AL on October 26 and Mobile. AL on November 2.
This year’s State Youth Theatre will take place at ASF from June 1 through 14, 2014. Now in its third year, the program is an opportunity for Alabama high school students to work in a regional theatre setting with professional artists who are New York-based and members of Actors’ Equity Association.
Students will receive intensive instruction that will be capped off with their own production of Romeo & Juliet on the ASF stage. The production will be open to the public.
Those auditioning for acting spots must prepare a 1 ½ minute monologue. Technical students must bring a sample of their work and be prepared to discuss it. Everyone auditioning must bring a photo and resume’.