Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Auditions for Richard III

Auditions for Shakespeare's Richard III will take place at the Big Idea Theatre on Sunday, January 24. Richard, the hunchbacked king with a withered arm was a ferocious warrior and one of the Bard's most colorful villains, famous for his oft-repeated shout: "A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse!"

Audition will begin at 6 p.m. There will be cold readings from the script. All roles are still available, and auditioners are advised to bring bring a headshot, resume and classical monologue if available. "If not" the announcement says, "do not worry about it."

All roles are still available. The theater is looking for men and women ages 18+;
women will be considered for some of the traditionally male roles. Call backs will be announced.

Rehearsals will be March 1 to April 8. Performance Dates are April 9 to May 8. If you would like to sign up for Richard III auditions or have any questions or concerns please contact .

Big Idea Theatre
1616 Del Paso Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95815 960-3036.

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