Auditions are held in various locations on Oahu
in late March or early April (typically at Windward Community
College, Leeward Community College, UH Manoa and The ARTS at Marks
Garage). Exact dates and locations will be announced in advance on
this site, our Facebook page, in the local papers and
through our email list. If you'd like to be on the audition
list, please subscribe.
Do you hold
No. We're a small, volunteer company. We don't pay our
actors and we don't have the resources to hold auditions outside
Oahu. That said, if you're going to be spending the summer on
Oahu anyway (because you're a returning student, say, or you
just feel like it), feel free to contact us about setting up a
Can I work for the Hawaii
Sure! Oh, you want to get paid? Not so fast there, buddy. We do
pay small stipends to our designers (set, lights, costume).
Everyone else works for free.
coming up next?
The Hawaii Shakespeare Festival
recently completed the canon (all 38 of Shakespeare's plays) in
2013, our twelfth season.
Going forward, we'll still be doing at
least two full-length Shakespeare plays each summer, but doing
something by another playwright or something more experimental in
our third slot (e.g. She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver
Goldsmith in 2014 or the Commedia Rep in 2015).