ETL’s Arden premieres on September 8th!

Auditions for our September production Arden are now closed and rehearsals are underway.

Our cast and crew can’t wait to see you at Neues Schauspiel Leipzig on opening night, 8th September 2022.

Following shows on 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th September 2022.

Stay tuned and follow us on Instagram or Facebook for pictures, updates and a lot more!

Auditions still open!

We are still looking for performers of any age, gender and background for our next production in September 2022:

“Arden”, a non-pastoral comedy based on Shakespeare’s As you like it.

Previous theatre experience is welcome but not required.

Rehearsals for the show will be held weekly, with a summer break between late July and beginning of August. You will also need to be available for ALL of the following shows:

8th, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th September 2022

Get in touch with us to learn more about open audition slots at forestofarden22@gmail.com and follow us on social media to find out more about the project!

We look forward to meeting you!

Call for Auditions

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We are opening auditions for our next production in September:

“Arden”, a non-pastoral comedy based on Shakespeare’s As you like it.

When: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April, from 10am to 12pm.

Callbacks on Saturday 30th April, time tba.

Where: Neues Schauspiel Leipzig, Lützner Str. 29.

What to bring: 1) a short text you know by heart, max. two minutes long and ideally from a playscript, but a songtext is perfectly fine; 2) comfortable clothes and shoes.

We are looking for six performers of any age, gender and background. Previous theatre experience is welcome but not required.

Rehearsals will be held weekly, with a summer break between late July and beginning of August. You will also need to be available for ALL of the following shows:

8th, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th September 2022

Get in touch with us & sign up for one of the audition dates via email at the following address: forestofarden22@gmail.com and follow us on social media to find out more about the project!

We look forward to meeting you!

Casting Call for December 2020 Show

ETL is looking for actors for our December 2020 show: A Collier’s Friday Night, by D.H. Lawrence.

You will need to be available from September onwards up to performance dates on the 3rd, 4th, 5th, 11th and 12th of December.

Auditions will be held at:

Neues Schauspiel at Lütznerstraße 29, on Saturday 29th August starting at 13.30, with callbacks on Sunday 30th August between 10.00 and 14.00.

We are seeking individuals of all genders with a playing age between 18-30 and 40-50.

You can apply by contacting: info@englishtheatreleipzig.de

Please state your name, gender, and playing age in the email.

You will then receive a short piece of text to prepare and a time slot for your audition so we can all keep to the social distancing guidelines.

Actors / Singers Needed

English Theatre Leipzig is casting for its March 2020 show, Sophocles’ Philoctetes,
a new adaptation of a Greek tragedy with an original musical score.

Actors and singers of ANY LEVEL OF EXPERIENCE AND OF ALL AGES are welcome to join
our open auditions on Sunday, December 8th, from 10am to 2 pm.

Callbacks will be on held on Saturday, December 14th, 10am-2pm.
Show dates are 5th, 6th, 7th, 20th and 21st of March.
Auditions and performances will take place at the Neues Schauspiel Leipzig, Lützner Str. 29, 04177 Leipzig.

If you would like to participate, please respond to this mail (pr@englishtheatreleipzig.de).

The open casting workshop will include group improvisation, and experimentation with rhythmic movement and vocal delivery.
We might ask you to recite a short song or poem you know by heart (a lullaby, or a song you learned at school, or your soccer team’s anthem, for instance). We might also ask you to sing a short song. You’re welcome to prepare a song in advance, but you don’t have to: singing “Happy Birthday” will be just fine, too.

Finally, make sure you wear clothes and shoes you can easily move in.

For any questions or additional information, please write to the director, Abigail Akavia
abigail.akavia@gmail.com

We look forward to seeing you there!