Contact Us

For more information please contact:

Luther Hanson
(916) 558-2173


2017 Season

Tuesday, April 25, 7:00pm

Festival alumni and new to the festival if you could not make Monday - please click the link above and make an appointment for 7:00pm.

Tuesday auditions will consist of cold readings. Please bring headshot, resume and schedule with evening and weekend conflicts.

Callbacks for Tuesday will be announced on the SSF Facebook page and here.

Further callbacks

Determined as needed and by invitation only.

Rehearsal and Performance Dates

2017 Sacramento Shakespeare Festival is our 52nd year of Shakespeare in the Park. Performances run from June 30 - July 30. Performances are Thur. - Sun. with the exception of the two opening weekends. Rehearsals will generally be held Mon. - Thur. evenings and Saturday afternoons, with time Fri/Sat/Sun as needed. Conflicts must be declared by the start of the rehearsal process. Excessive conflicts may not be able to be accommodated. Excessive absenteeism from rehearsal may result in dismissal.

Audition Location

Auditions will be held at Sacramento City College, Performing Arts Center, 3835 Freeport Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95822. Enter building from Art Courtyard near parking lot K.

*Upon successful casting, enrollment for 3 units in a Theatre Arts Production class will be required. Please do not pre-enroll as that does not guarantee casting.

The Sacramento Shakespeare Festival is committed to hiring the best actor for the job. We encourage the use of audition pieces without regard to traditional gender. Actors of all backgrounds/ethnicities/ages are encouraged to audition.