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D.G. Menchetti Young Shakespeare Program Auditions

Are you an aspiring young actor aged between 13-18? Is there someone in your family who you think might be interested in joining 6 professional actors in performing one of the Bard’s most famous plays on tour around the Reno-Tahoe-Carson-Truckee region?


When and where are the auditions?
We have already held some auditions but we are still looking for great young actors to jois our cast for 2014.

To schedule an audition please email Director of Education, Joe Atack at

*** before scheduling an audition please read infomation below***

What should you prepare for auditions?
Auditioners should prepare one short Shakespeare monologues – no more than 3 minutes .

D.G. Menchetti Young Shakespeare Program Requirements for Young Actors:
The D.G. Menchetti Young Shakespeare Program offers a wonderful opportunity for young actors to work with theatre professionals (some of whom will be working onthe main stage production) in rehearsal and performances of an hour-long adaptation of the mainstage show. Being in the cast of Young Shakespeare requires dedication as it is a big commitment for both young actors and parents with 2 weeks of rehearsals 10am-4pm in Incline Village and then two weeks of touring performances (please see Young Shakespeare page for 2014 perfomance schedule).

When and where are the rehearsals for Young Shakespeare?
Rehearsals will be taking place at Lake Tahoe School, 995 Tahoe Boulvard, Incline Village NV 89451.