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Announcing open auditions for the 2022 Shakespeare in the Streets production inspired by the community of Bevo Mill and Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors. This is a new play written by Deanna Jent and directed by Adam Flores. Casting Equity and Non-Equity actors; housing is not included in this contract.

Rehearsals for this production begin on August 23. The performance dates are September 22, 23 and 24 at 8 p.m. All three performances will be held outside in the Bevo Mill neighborhood of St. Louis, MO.

  • CALLBACKS: July 8
  • LOCATION: If needed, callbacks will be held at the Festival offices at 3333 Washington Ave. 

PREPARE: Please submit a self-tape of either a contemporary monologue, no longer than 2 minutes OR a Shakespearean monologue and a contemporary monologue, no more than 2 minutes combined. 

TO SUBMIT AN AUDITION: Please complete this audition form with your information and link to the self-tape. All self-tapes should be uploaded to Youtube or Vimeo, video files will not be accepted.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN:

  • Antipholus of Bevo, a busker
  • Dromio of Bevo, his sidekick, manager, cousin
  • Antipholus of the Red Cross, a busker
  • Dromio of the Red Cross, his sidekick, manager, cousin
  • Adriana, wife of ABevo
  • Luciana, sister of Adriana
  • Other Ensemble Roles also available

Virtual submissions are due July 1. Callbacks may be held on July 8. 

Submit Audition Form

All positions are paid. Equity and non-Equity actors are encouraged to audition.

Any questions, please contact the Manager of Community Engagement and Education –  Adam Flores at adam@stlshakes.org.


Steps to submit an online audition: 

  1. Record audition on your phone from the waist up and upload it to YouTube as an unlisted link.
  2. Fill out the form above and attach a headshot, resume and link to your video. Click submit.