TWELFTH NIGHT Auditions-The Orchard Theater Collective

The Orchard Theater Collective will be holding auditions for its upcoming production of Twelfth Night, directed by Craig Johnson. The show will be part of a whole evening of great local food, drink, and entertainment-a warm, festive, winter celebration!

We will be offering a $600 stipend for the production.


October 12 (4pm-8:30pm)

October 13th (9am-12:30pm)

*Callbacks will be held separately if necessary


Bethlehem Baptist Church, 720 13th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55415 (Room 114 on ground floor)

REHEARSAL: Nov. 26th-Dec. 21st, January 2-3. (we will break Dec. 22-Jan 1st for Holidays)

PERFORMANCES: January 4,5,10,11,12,17,18,19

VENUE: Glanton Hall and Theater (at Calvary Church Minneapolis in Uptown)

ROLES/WHAT TO PREPARE: We are looking for five performers to round out an ensemble of eight total people. Each performer will cover between 2-3 roles, depending on the track. Please look at the available tracks and prepare the corresponding material. Some tracks will have two pieces and others only one. We are considering both men and women for the role of Feste, but with a different additional role depending on which direction we go in. Please also bring one copy of your headshot and resume.



Sir Toby

Feste/Sebastian (if you play an instrument and/or sing, please bring in a short selection that shows off those skills!)


Feste/Fabian (if you play an instrument and/or sing, please bring in a short selection that shows off those skills!)



***Please note we have already cast the roles of Viola, Malvolio, and Sir Andrew.


ABOUT US: The Orchard wants to re-imagine how the stories of the past can apply to a changing world. Along the way, they hope to help build a community that thinks deeper, laughs longer, and experiences fresh voices telling familiar stories. While that's their hope, they promise to provide a unique, high quality artistic experience to people of all walks of life within and around the Twin Cities. To learn more about us and our past work visit our website:

QUESTIONS: If you have questions about the information provided here, or are unable to attend auditions but would still like to be considered, feel free to reach out to [email protected]

The Orchard encourages candidates of all backgrounds to audition for this production. We strive to create an inclusive environment filled with respect for a diverse array of artists.

Contact information

The Orchard Theater Collective
Damian Leverett
Web site

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Friday, October 12
Posted September 26