Job Advertisement- Spring Tour Company Member

Title: Spring Tour Company Member

Title:               Spring Tour Company Member

Reports to:      Director of Education

Dates:             January 9-May 31, 2023

About the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company (CSC) is a resident ensemble theatre company bringing Shakespeare and the Classics to life for all. Operating out of The Otto M. Budig Theater, CSC hosts a year-round theatrical season in addition to special events, educational programming, and community engagements. In its theatrical portfolio, CSC executes up to 9 mainstage productions and 4 touring productions annually.

Position Overview

Tour: Each actor will be cast in multiple roles in three productions, Romeo & Juliet, Macbeth, and Much Ado About Nothing, that will tour to Cincinnati and Dayton area schools, educational institutions, and community centers during the year.

Educational Outreach: Actors will be designated CSC Teaching Artists for our various educational outreach programs, leading in-school workshops, residencies, and more. They will receive Teaching Artist training, and will have the opportunity to design their own workshops and curriculum.

Audition Requirements

  • All 2023 Tour auditions will be via video submission.
  • Applicants should prepare two contrasting classical pieces, at least one of them Shakespeare.
  • The combined pieces should not exceed 3 minutes.
  • Please slate at the beginning of the video, stating your name, and the pieces you will be doing.
  • Submit videos via a link to YouTube, Vimeo or Google Drive.
  • PLEASE ALSO PROVIDE A digital headshot, resume, and contact information for three references.
  • Send audition video link, along with above materials attached to Candice Handy at candice.handy@cincyshakes.com with subject line: CSC EDU TOUR COMPANY AUDITION

Compensation & Benefits

This is a full time, seasonal, non-exempt position receiving $435 per week, paid bi-weekly via direct deposit

Equal Opportunity Employer

CSC is committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding humans. CSC actively seeks nominations of applications from qualified individuals, from the broadest possible community, and is interested in receiving applications from individuals who enhance the diversity of its work force. CSC strongly supports equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, sex, religion, creed, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation or any other legally protected classification.

Submission Deadline

Submission Deadline is August 31, 2022

If you have questions about the Educational Tour Company or Audition Requirements, please contact Candice Handy at candice.handy@cincyshakes.com