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AUDITIONS

Stolen Shakespeare Guild Auditions
Stolen Shakespeare Festival, The Tudors
Featuring Henry VIII by William Shakespeare, Directed by Richard Stubblefield
&
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel and adapted by Mike Poulton, Directed by Joey Folsom

Performed at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center in the Sanders Theater.
Production Dates: February 15 - March 3rd
Rehearsals will begin January 2. Rehearsals will be in Irving and will move to the Sanders Theater in Fort Worth the week of the production. We usually create the rehearsal schedule around conflicts listed on the audition form listed by the performers and we consider these conflicts when casting. To make an appointment to audition e-mail us at info@stolenshakespeareguild.org

Non-Equity Actors:
1) Will provide a small stipend, stipend is based on profit sharing and participation in strike is required to receive any stipends.
2) Comps for 2 guest for first or second weekend of the Shakespeare Festival.
3) You receive an actor’s pass which you may use only for yourself to see our future shows on opening weekends for one year.
Go to our audition page to see copy of actor’s contract for more information.

Equity Actors:
Equity Actors are always welcome to audition.
Contract level: special appearance level I.

Audition Time & Place:
Sunday, November 4th – 7:00 – 9:00 p.m
Monday, November 5th – 7:00 – 9:00 p.m
Callbacks if needed TBA
If you cannot attend the audition you may send us your head-shot, resume, and your list of conflicts to info@stolenshakespeareguild.org
Place: The auditions will be held at First Christian Church, Irving South - 114 West Grauwyler Rd. Irving, TX 75061.

Audition Instructions:
- PLEASE BRING WITH YOU A HEAD SHOT AND RESUME.
- PLEASE KNOW YOUR CONFLICT DATES BEFORE YOU AUDITION AND BE ABLE TO LIST THEM ON THE AUDITION APPLICATION
- It is advisable that you read both plays before you audition.
(Note most cast members will play a part in each production but may have some single casting.)
- Check the Stolen Shakespeare Facebook page for updates and information about the audition.

ALL ROLES ARE AVAILABLE & open to all race and ethnicity.

Henry VIII Character List

FEMALE ROLES
Queen Katherine, Lead
Anne Boleyn, Supporting
Old Lady, Supporting
Patience, Featured

MALE ROLES
Cardinal Wolsey, Lead
Henry VIII, Lead
Earl of Surrey, Supporting     
First Gentleman, Supporting
Gardiner, Supporting
Griffith, Supporting
Lord Chamberlain, Supporting
Lord Sands, Supporting
Second Gentleman, Supporting
Sir Thomas Lovell, Supporting
Bishop Lincoln, Supporting
Dr. Butts, Supporting
Brandon, Featured
Capucis, Featured
Garter, Featured
Lord Abergavenny, Featured
Lord Chancellor, Featured
Man, Featured
Sir Anthony Denny, Featured
Sir Henry Guilford, Featured
Sir Nicholas Vaux, Featured
Surveyor, Featured
Third Gentleman, Featured

Wolf Hall Character List.
FEMALE ROLES
Katharine of Aragon, Lead
Anne Boleyn, Lead
Jane Boleyn, Supporting                    
Lady Rochford, Supporting
Jane Seymour, Supporting
Princess Mary, Supporting
Mary Shelton, Featured

MALE ROLES
Thomas Cromwell, Lead
Cardinal Wolsey, Lead
Sir John Seymour, Lead
Sir William Kingston, Lead
Archbishop Warham, Lead
King Henry VIII, Lead
Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk, Supporting
Thomas Howard, Duke of Norfolk, Supporting
George Boleyn, Lord Rochford, Supporting
Stephen Gardiner/ Eustace Chapuys, Supporting
Thomas More/ Henry Norris, Supporting
Rafe Sadler, Supporting
Mark Smeaton, Featured
Gregory Cromwell, Featured
Edward Seymour, Featured
Christophe/ Francis Weston, Featured
Harry Percy/ William Brereton, Featured
Thomas Cranmer/ Thomas Boleyn, Featured
Thomas Wyatt/ The Calais Executioner, Featured

CLICK HERE TO SEE NON-EQUITY ACTOR CONTRACT