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A Midsummer Night's Dream in Huntingdon-London - Casting ID # 1575963
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Self Response
Location London Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 07-13-18
Audition Date n/a Submission deadline 11-23-18
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
We are looking for a lively, dynamic, energetic cast to bring to life one of the Bard's most popular plays. Some of the traditionally make roles are open to gender-neutral casing which will mean more roles for the ladies. We especially need a young group of talented actors to play the lovers. All other roles are flexible in terms of age.

The production will feature lots of pop music and colourful modern costume. pop music and

Role # 1 Theseus
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The Duke of Athens, has recently won a war against the Amazons, and to reward himself for his victory is going to marry their queen Hippolyta, whether she likes it or not.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 2 Egeus
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a courtier at Theseus's court and his master of revels.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 3 Lysander
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a young man of Athens, of good family and fortune.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60

Role # 4 Demetrius
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is not the most admirable of young men. Having wooed Helena and won her heart, he shifts his attentions to Hermia, who will have none of him, but whose father favors him.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 5 Philostrate
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is Theseus's Master of the Revels. The Duke sends him to encourage everybody in Athens to celebrate his wedding and have a festive time during the four days leading up to the ceremony.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 6 Peter Quince
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a carpenter with literary pretensions who organizes some fellow workers into preparing a play he has written to present to Theseus and Hippolyta on their wedding day.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 7 Bottom
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Bottom the weaver is a take-charge sort of fellow, and a great stage ham who wishes to play all the parts he can in Quince's play.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 8 Flute
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a bellows-mender, a young man whose facial hair is only just beginning to grow. His voice may be unbroken.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 9 Snout
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a tinker cast as Pyramus's father and the Wall in Quince's play.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 10 Snug
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Snug the joiner is not the most quick-witted of fellows.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 11 Starveling
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Starveling the tailor portrays Moonshine in Quince's play.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 12 Hermia
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is Egeus's daughter. In love with Lysander, she refuses to marry Demetrius despite the threat of death for her refusal.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 13 Helena
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a young lady of Athens. She was wooed by Demetrius and remains obsessively, even masochistically in love with him.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 14 Oberon
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is King of Fairies. Proud, angry, and vengeful, he quarrels with Titania for the sake of a changeling boy, and on being refused decides to humiliate her into obedience.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 15 Titania
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is Queen of Fairies. Her quarrel with Oberon disturbs nature, but in memory of her votaress she still refuses to give up the boy who is at the quarrel's root.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 16 Puck
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Puck, or Robin Goodfellow, is an amoral prankster of a spirit. Oberon's jester, he delights in practical jokes, transforming Bottom for a lark and making him the object of Titania's love.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 17 Peaseblossom
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A fairy of Titania's court. Commanded by Titania, it is one of the ones to attend on Bottom.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 18 Cobweb
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a fairy of Titania's court. Commanded by Titania, it is one of the ones to attend on Bottom.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 19 Moth
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Is a fairy of Titania's court. Commanded by Titania, it is one of the ones to attend on Bottom.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 20 Mustardseed
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a fairy of Titania's court. Commanded by Titania, it is one of the ones to attend on Bottom.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 21 Fairy
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is one of Titania's servants, charged with spreading the dew. She recognizes Puck, and is not fond of Oberon.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 22 First Fairy
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The First Fairy sings a charm to keep Titania's sleeping place safe.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 23 Second Fairy
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The Second Fairy sings a charm to keep Titania's sleeping place safe.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35

Role # 24 Hippolyta
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Is Queen of the Amazons. Having been defeated in battle by Theseus, she is now betrothed to him.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35