This is a well-known play and references online are abundant, however, this link below will facilitate familiarity with characters, synopsis and context.
Dionysus Theatre is an independent, not-for-profit company located near Frankston on the Mornington Peninsula. All artists are to audition for the show on the understanding that this is non-professional theatre.
Each actor books in to a fifteen-minute time slot. They must have a single prepared monologue of your choice that reflects your interpretation of the character you are auditioning for in Othello. (Any play except ‘Othello'.).
There will also be some scenes provided on the day to read with company actors. Actors are encouraged to arrive fifteen minutes early to allow time to read over these first.
IF YOU ARE CAST IN THIS PRODUCTION, YOU MUST HAVE, OR APPLY FOR A VOLUNTEER WORKING WITH CHILDREN CHECK. It is free to apply, and does not cost anything upon approval. It is a mandatory requirement for our company as we have a well established student internship and training program.
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesThis casting call is for Desdemona, Emilia, Bianca, Montano, Cassio, Roderigo, Brabantio ONLY
Audition - Sunday 26th, May
Audition Location: The suburb of Karingal is near Frankston, on the Mornington Peninsula.
Rehearsals begin late July (Monday and Wednesday
Performance dates between 11th and 26th October (4/5 performances)
This job is unpaid
Fee details - $80 public liability
Desdemona, Emilia, Bianca, Montano, Cassio, Roderigo, Brabantio
Anyone, aged 18 to 60
Applications closed 25 May 2019.