Casting:  Romeo and Juliet and The Tempest.

Oddsocks is casting actor musicians to join our Shakespeare rep season which tours the UK and Channel Islands throughout the summer of 2018. All the roles will be through-cast. The season includes touring to venues such as The Belgrade Theatre Coventry, Harrogate International Festival, Queen's Hall Arts Centre Hexham, Gawsworth Hall Open air Theatre Cheshire, The Garrick Theatre Lichfield, Canary Wharf open air theatre London and also three weeks in Guernsey and Jersey in August among other diverse outdoor and indoor venues. . The productions contain live amplified music so an ability to play an instrument and sing to performance standard is a must. We are looking for actor musicians who have clean UK standard driving licences and preferably experience of touring. The demands of our tours are high, you will be working at mostly open air venues in all weathers. We are looking for actors and actresses who are physically fit, have good stamina and are prepared to build our large aluminium deck staging and lights at get in's and get outs alongside our technician. A good working knowledge of performing Shakespeare a sense of humour and ability to work well and make a good contribution to the team is vital.

Rehearsals are in Derby from 8th May, tour opens 1st June and currently ends on 28th August.

Auditions take place from 15th March in Derby.

An equity approved weekly wage is paid plus subsistence and holiday pay. 

For more detailed information about the tour and  a breakdown of available roles and requirements please email