Audition Notice – ‘Shakespeare: War Play’ – Burjesta Theatre

Audition Notice – ‘Shakespeare: War Play’ – Burjesta Theatre

Wednesday, 23rd November, 6pm @ The Casa, Hope Street, Liverpool

Burjesta Theatre are holding open auditions for ‘Shakespeare: War Play’ an in-house adaptation of Shakespeare’s history cycles (Richard II, Henry IV, Henry V, Henry VI and Richard III) into a single play, using solely Shakespeare’s texts.

Auditions takes place on Wednesday 23rd November, 6pm at The Casa, Hope Street, Liverpool.

There will be a read-through, script handout and introductory session in early December. Rehearsals will begin in January with two rehearsals per week, one a week day evening, one on a Saturday.

Performances will take place in early April, dates to be confirmed, at The Casa and possibly other venues.

Please note this is unpaid work.

If you are interested in auditioning please send an email to and we will send you an audition pack consisting of four monologues from Shakespeare’s History Cycles. You will need to choose one of the four monologues. The audition will consist of performing that monologue off-script.

If you are interested in auditioning we look forward to seeing you.

Regards Burjesta

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