William Shakespeare’s As You Like It
Equity Principal Auditions & Stage Manager Call
CONTRACT: SPT Tier 6
$493 weekly minimum (AEA Actors)
$590 weekly minimum (SMs)
Equity & Non-Equity actors for various roles (breakdown below),
Equity Stage Manager
Callbacks will be held over zoom Sep 15 & 16 Actors Rehearse September 28-October 27, 2021
Previews will be October 27 & 28, 2021
Opening Night October 30.
Run is Wednesday-Sundays, October 30-
November 20, 2021 with performances at 7:30 W-F, 2pm & 7:30 on Saturdays and 2pm on Sundays.
All rehearsals and performances are held in the Fred Rogers’ Studio at WQED in Pittsburgh, PA.
Celebrating 25 years in Pittsburgh, PICT Classic Theatre is Pittsburgh’s home for classic and Irish productions. PICT is committed to a casting focus that is intentionally inclusive and local to the Greater
Pittsburgh Area. All are welcome.
Alan Stanford, Artistic & Executive Director
Sharon McCune, Associate Producer
Catherine Kolos, General Operations Manager
Submit your audition along with your current headshot & resume to the dropbox link below.
All files should be labeled “LastName_FirstName_(Resume/headshot/monologue)”
AUDITION LINK: https://www.dropbox.com/request/s4fs1CKkChFDPfikLdmR
Deadline: 09/13/2021 at 5pm ET
Actors: Please prepare a brief classical or Shakespearean monologue of your choosing. Videos should begin with a slate of your name and home city, and should be no longer than 2 minutes in length.
Stage Managers: Please submit your Resume to Alan Stanford at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than September 13, 2021.
ORLANDO (Male, 20-35) – Our hero. Stage combat experience required.
OLIVER (Male, 25-40) – Our antagonist. Orlando’s older brother.
TOUCHSTONE – (Male, 50+), a mischievous servant of the court. This role is cast.
DUKE FREDERICK/SENIOR (Male, 50+) – Doubled roles of noble ruling brothers.
CORIN – (Male, 40+) A wise shepherd. This role is cast.
JACQUES (Male, 45+) – A courtier. Charming and poetic.
CELIA – (Female, 20s-30s). A noblewoman and Rosalind’s cousin. Ventures into the forest of Arden
with Rosalind. This role is cast.
ROSALIND – (Female, 20s-30s) A heroine who flees the court and disguises herself as a young man
to find her true love. This role is cast.
PHOEBE – (Female, 20s) a feisty and headstrong young lady, who falls in love with Rosalind in her
disguise. This role is cast.
SILVIUS/COURTIER (Male, 20-30) – A young shepherd. Strong dialect skills encouraged. Must be
able to clearly delineate characters. Doubles as non-speaking Courtier.
AUDREY/COURTIER (Female, 30-50) – A common country woman. Strong dialect skills encouraged.
Must be able to clearly delineate characters. Doubles as non-speaking Courtier.
LE BEAU/AMIENS (Male, 30+) – A Courtier. Must sing.
CHARLES/1st LORD/WILLIAM (MALE, 25+) – Athletic and formidable. Stage combat and strong
dialect skills required. Must be able to clearly delineate characters.
ADAM/SIR OLIVER (Female, 40+) – Strong dialect skills encouraged. Must be able to clearly delineate
DENIS/FORESTER/HYMEN/2nd SON (Characters are both male and female, 18+) – Must be able to
clearly delineate characters.