Shakesperience Productions, Inc. will hold auditions for its upcoming Vintage Shakesperience Summer Tour and its 2012-13 Season .  The summer tour will include William Shakespeare’s Richard III and is open to professional actors 21 and older (who will be paid and under contract) and community actors ages 10-Adult.  All productions are directed by Artistic Director, Emily Mattina. 

This summer tour is scheduled to travel to venues across the Northeast, including Festival Stratford in mid-August.  Housing will be provided for professional artists, who will be considered resident artists of Shakesperience.

Shakesperience is also seeking several acting/technical interns available for the summer (no housing provided). Four of the intern positions include a stipend of $250-500.

The 2012-13 Season involves 5-6 actors and features two types of Resident Artist Contracts (Full Year Contract Sept./Oct.-May and Spring Contract Feb.-May). The season will include A Midsummer Night’s Dream , various Interactive Workshops, and a production for children. 

Auditions/Interviews for actors (professional and community) and interns will take place on April 14 in Stratford at the Stratford Public Library, and on April 15 at the Shakesperience Studio in Waterbury located at 117 Bank Street .  Please make an appointment by sending resume/headshots to: Shakesperience Productions, Inc., attn: Alexandra Juckno, Company Manager, PO Box 361 Naugatuck , CT 06770 ; or by calling (203)754-2531. 

Shakesperience Productions, Inc. is a professional theatre company located in downtown Waterbury , Connecticut and touring throughout the Northeast to an audience of adults and students alike with School and Public Performance tours, Acting Intensives, Summer Camps, Residencies, Shakespeare in Library Park , and the Spring and Fall Festivals of Theatre.  For more information, check us out on the web at www.shakesperience.orgor find us on Facebook.