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DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: April 21, 2019 at midnight.

The Spur-Of-The-Moment Shakespeare Collective is holding GENERAL AUDITIONS for the 2019 season.

General auditions will be inclusive to the Shakespeare-In-Hospitals program along with smaller projects within the season.

The SHAKESPEARE-IN-HOSPITALS PROGRAM (SIH) provides performance opportunities to emerging and established artists while addressing physical, economic, and social barriers to community and arts engagement commonly encountered in the health care sector using classical text. The ensemble tours to select hospitals, senior residences, hospices and shelters across Toronto and the G.T.A throughout the fall. This year we will be exploring the creative question “How do we decide on family?”

We are very interested in meeting performers who reflect the full cultural, sexual, gender and able identities of Toronto.

TO SUBMIT: Please send a headshot and resume to Victoria Urquhart at with AUDITION REQUEST in the subject line. Applicants will be asked to submit a cover letter outlining your interest in the program and any community engagement experience you have. Successful applicants will be contacted for an audition. Auditions will be held April 22nd and 23rd.

We are seeking to audition individuals whom we have not seen in the past 2 years.

REHEARSALS: pending grant funding, we will either be working part time from end of august to october or full time from the end of September to October.

PERFORMANCE: One-to-two times per week from October 12th to December 16th, plus 3 showcase performances to the public.
PAY: Indie 2.2 Agreement pending grant status, otherwise Collective Agreement.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: April 21st at midnight.

Successful applicants will be contacted for an audition. Please prepare a 1-2 minute Shakespearean monologue plus one assigned scene, and come dressed to move.

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