Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is seeking actors for its 2022-2023 Resident Ensemble. A member of the Resident Ensemble is defined as being in one or more productions in the current Mainstage season.  Our season may include shows where proficiency with a musical instrument is welcome. Please include this in your audition if you feel so inclined.

Audition Requirements:

- Auditions for this season will be done via video submission only.
- Applicants should prepare two contrasting pieces, at least one of them Shakespeare.
- The combined pieces should not exceed 3 minutes. (If you are including a song or proficiency with a musical instrument, we understand if your submission may go over the desired time limit.)
- Please slate at the beginning of the video, stating your name and the pieces you’ll be doing.
- Along with a headshot and resume, please submit your video via YouTube, Vimeo or Google Drive link (make sure privacy settings allow access). Do not upload FULL video files.


To apply for this position, candidates should complete "CSC's 2022-2023 Audition Application" submission form available online below.

Please submit your CSC 2022-2023 Audition Application by January 25th.

The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is committed to inclusive casting. We encourage all performers to participate regardless of age, race, ethnicity, gender-identity, sexual orientation, or disability.
For productions where race or ethnicity is central to the show’s plot or themes, casting will reflect those requirements.

If you have questions, please contact  Please do NOT email materials. Submit them in the form below.

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