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Casting Teen Performers for "Romeo and Juliet" Play

San Antonio, TX, United States
ID: 571106Exp: 7/18/2024
Description:

Seeking performers ages 16 and above for "Romeo and Juliet" Play. Please see the details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. About the project: Romeo and Juliet, a timeless tragedy by William Shakespeare, explores the intense and doomed love between two young lovers from feuding families in Verona. Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet fall deeply in love at first sight, but their relationship faces insurmountable obstacles due to their families' long-standing animosity. Despite their secret marriage, misunderstandings and rash decisions lead to a series of tragic events, culminating in the untimely deaths of both Romeo and Juliet. Their deaths ultimately reconcile their families, highlighting the senseless nature of the feud and the profound consequences of hatred. Additional info: For consideration, please prepare a 1-minute monologue or soliloquy from a Shakespearean tragedy. (A monologue from Romeo and Juliet is welcomed) (You must have your monologue memorized at auditions). Please provide a color headshot and resume. Resumes should include a current phone number and email address. Please bring readable and clearly marked sheet music for our pianist, Music Director Jaime Ramirez. Sheet music should be in a binder and easy to page through. If necessary, callbacks for Romeo and Juliet will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2024, from 12 to 5 p.m. in the Russell Hill Rogers Theater. Be prepared to read sides from the script, which will be provided at the audition. Individual invitations will be sent directly to the email address listed on the audition form. If interested, please apply.

10 roles

Romeo MontagueMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

The passionate and impulsive romantic lead. Romeo is deeply in love with Juliet and is known for his sensitivity and bravery.

Juliet CapuletFemale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

The innocent and courageous female lead. Juliet is intelligent, strong-willed, and deeply in love with Romeo.

TybaltMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Juliet's hot-headed cousin fiercely loyal to the Capulet family. Tybalt is skilled in fighting and plays a pivotal role in the tragedy.

BenvolioMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Romeo's level-headed cousin and close friend. Benvolio tries to maintain peace between the feuding families and should embody calmness and loyalty.

MercutioMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Romeo's witty and charismatic friend. Mercutio is fiercely loyal but has a darker side and should bring humor and charm to the role.

ParisMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A wealthy and well-connected suitor to Juliet. Polite and respectful but lacking the passion of Romeo, Paris is favored by Lord Capulet.

PeterMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A servant in the Capulet household, often providing comic relief and assisting in various tasks.

SampsonMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Servant in the Capulet household in the opening street brawl with the Montague servants.

GregoryMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Servant in the Capulet household in the opening street brawl with the Montague servants.

BalthasarMale16-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Romeo's loyal servant and confidante, delivering crucial news to Romeo throughout the play.