Job Opportunities

Founded in 1991, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival is a professional theatre company and the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. The Festival is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


PRODUCTION/ADMINISTRATION

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival will begin seeking professionals and interns to fill Production and Administration positions in late December 2013. Employment runs early May through mid-August. Resumes will begin to be accepted at that time. PSF will review all resumes until those positions are filled. Information about production and administration positions is listed here as well as on ArtSearch.

Send letter, resume, and 3 references to:

Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
C/O: Matthew Given
2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
Fax: 610.282.2084
Matthew.Given@pashakespeare.org




Summer Season Casting

PSF employs Union and Non-union performers. PSF operates under a Letter of Agreement and a Small Professional Theatre Contract with Actors' Equity Association. Employment length is six weeks from first rehearsal to final performance. Longer contracts for multiple shows. Housing is provided. Audition information for the 2014 season is posted on actorsequity.org as well as in Backstage.

All head shots and resumes should be sent to:
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
Re: Casting
2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
Fax: 610.282.2084
Or email: psf@pashakespeare.org




WillPower Educational Tour Casting

WillPower is the educational outreach program of Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival. Each fall, PSF sends a company of professionally trained and experienced actors/teachers to schools in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware to teach workshops relating to Shakespeare and perform in a Shakespearean production. PSF employs non-union performers. Employment length is late September through mid-November. Housing is provided. Audition information is posted here as well as in Backstage and on Phillytheatretix.com (formerly The Theatre Alliance of Greater Philadelphia webpage). PSF begins casting for the WillPower Tour in July.

“Much Ado About Nothing” PENNSYLVANIA SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL TOUR

Wednesday, 7/30 from 11:00AM-3:00PM at Pearl Studios, 500 Eighth Ave, (betw. 35th and 36th) 4th Floor, NYC.

The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Center Valley, PA will hold a NON-EQUITY open call on Wednesday, July 30 for its fall tour to schools.  $330/wk.  Housing provided.  Patrick Mulcahy, producing artistic director; Casey Wm. Gallagher, managing director; Gina Lamparella, director.   Rehearsals begin September 18 with performances October 8 – November 21.  Looking for actors age 21-35. All roles open.  Must have experience and training in Shakespeare. Please prepare any Shakespeare monologue (verse preferred). Actors may be asked for a second monologue and/or to read callback sides (same day).  Callback sides available below and sides will be provided at the audition in the event of a callback.  Actors of all ethnic backgrounds are strongly encouraged to attend. Actors will also teach workshops at schools (training provided) and participate in load-in/load-out.  Bring pix/resume.  Sign up begins at 10:30am.  Actors who cannot attend: please submit a link to a video audition to psf@pashakespeare.org by July 25.

Wednesday, July 30 – Non-equity actors, 11:00am-3:00pm

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All head shots and resumes should be sent to:
Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival
Re: WillPower Casting
2755 Station Ave
Center Valley, PA 18034
Fax: 610.282.2084
If you send a headshot for WillPower, please also attend a Willpower scheduled open call or submit a video audition link to: psf@pashakespeare.org