shake & stir, one of Australia’s leading contemporary touring theatre companies, is holding auditions for its 2022 Queensland in-school touring seasons.

shake & stir provides a professional, dynamic, fast-paced, inclusive and rewarding work environment and this position is a fantastic opportunity for talented young performers of any gender and from all ethnic backgrounds with a passion for Shakespeare and a keen interest in performing for young people.

Auditions will be used to cast January 2022 – November 2022 in-schools touring with contract lengths ranging 2 months to 12 months.

Please send a current headshot and acting CV to jobs@shakeandstir.com.au.
You will be contacted should the Artistic Directors wish to see you for an audition.
Please note that these are not general auditions and unfortunately, not all applicants will be asked to audition.

SUBMISSIONS CLOSE: 19 September 2021
AUDITIONS: Will be held week of 20 September 2021

Auditionees will need to prepare one Shakespeare piece (1 min, own choice) and one contemporary monologue (1 min, own choice). Pieces should be contrasting and demonstrate your dramatic range and skills. shake & stir looks for actors with fantastic physicality, great vocal skills, contagious enthusiasm and endless energy and drive.

All applicants must be 18+ years old and possess a current QLD Working with Children (Blue) Card and a QLD driver’s license, with a good driving history.