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

The 2016 Season has been fully staffed and is no longer accepting submissions.

If you are interested in applying for future seasons applications can be sent starting in December.

Please send cover letter, resume and up to three references to psf@pashakespeare.org
(please include the position you are applying for in the subject line of the email)




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.

At this time, casting is complete for the 2016 summer season.

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. PSF begins casting for the WillPower Tour in July.

Hamlet:  PENNSYLVANIA SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL TOUR

Monday, 8/1  from 11:00AM-4:00PM at Ripley Grier Studios, 520 Eighth Ave, (betw. 36th and 37th)10th Floor, NYC.

The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Center Valley, PA will hold a NON-EQUITY open call on Monday, August 1 for its fall tour to schools.  $350/wk.  Housing provided.  Patrick Mulcahy, producing artistic director; Casey Wm. Gallagher, managing director; Gina Lamparella, director.   Rehearsals begin September 15 with performances October 5 – November 19.  Looking for actors age 21-35. All roles open.  Must have experience and training in Shakespeare and stage combat (Hamlet & Laertes). 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 an UNLISTED video audition to psf@pashakespeare.org by July 29.

Monday, August 1 – Non-equity actors, 11:00am-4:00pm

Hamlet Slides

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