Auditions for Macbeth by William Shakespeare
This production of MacBeth is holding open auditions for all characters; meaning we are casting the right person for the role, regardless of age, race, gender, etc. Please come prepared to read for any part you like. Note that the genders in the character list are from the traditional description. They are to be looked at as a guide only. There will be double casting of roles, so if you accept a part, you will likely be cast in more than one role.
Macbeth - Macbeth is a Scottish general and the thane of Glamis
Lady Macbeth - Macbeth’s wife, a deeply ambitious woman who lusts for power and position
The Three Witches - Three “black and midnight hags”
Banquo - The brave, noble general
King Duncan - The good King of Scotland
Macduff - A Scottish nobleman
Malcolm - The son of Duncan,
Hecate - The goddess of witchcraft, who helps the three witches work their mischief on Macbeth.
Fleance - Banquo’s son,
Lennox - A Scottish nobleman
Ross - A Scottish nobleman
The Murderers - A group of ruffians conscripted by Macbeth to murder Banquo, Fleance, and Macduff’s wife and children.
Porter - The drunken doorman of Macbeth’s castle
Lady Macduff - Macduff’s wife
Donalbain - Duncan’s son and Malcolm’s younger brother.
There are various other smaller roles that will be filled with actors from above cast list.
Auditions will be February 11 and 12.
Callbacks will be February 13.