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All are welcome to join us for open auditions for our 22nd annual season!

We will be casting roles for the following productions:

  1. The Taming of the Shrew – By William Shakespeare
    Director: Jenn Deon
    Performances: Sundays and Mondays, July 6-August 11
    Venue: Bannerman Park

  2. All's Well That Ends Well – by William Shakespeare
    Director: Paul Rowe
    Performances: Friday and Saturday, July 18-August 16
    Venue: Signal Hill National Historic Site of Canada

  3. The Curious Case in the Colony: A Sherlock Holmes Adventure – By Chris Hibbs
    Director: Dave Walsh
    Performances: Fridays and Saturdays, July 11-August 16
    Venue: Newman Wine Vaults on Water Street

  4. Shake It Up!  - by Brendan Kelso
    Director: TBA
    Performances: Saturdays, July 5-August 16
    Venue: St. John's Farmers Market

  5. Shylock - by Mark Leiren-Young
    Directors: Alix Reynolds and Ian Campbell
    Performances: Sundays and Mondays, July 20-August 18
    Venue: Drawing Room of the Guv'nor Inn


Brains, Beer and the Bard Trivia Nights in 2014

The Shakespeare by the Sea Festival will continue it's monthly trivia fundraising evenings the second Wednesday of each month at Bitters Pub (located in Feild Hall at 216 Prince Philip Drive, St. John's, NL, A1B 3R5 on the campus of Memorial University).

Hosted by trivia mastermind GEOFF INDER, teams of up to six players compete for a cash prize of up to $150, beer rounds courtesy of Bitters, and door prizes.

Admission is $10 per person available by cash or credit (no debit) at the door. 

Single and double players can be matched to form teams, if desired - we're a friendly bunch! 

The fun begins promptly at 8pm and finishes by 10pm.

Upcoming dates for 2014:
  • Wednesday April 9
  • Wednesday May 14
  • Wednesday June 11
  • Wednesday July 9
  • Wednesday August 13
All proceeds benefit the work of the annual Shakespeare by the Sea Festival in our community. 



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Shakespeare by the Sea Festival gourmet 54% dark chocolate bars from the Newfoundland Chocolate Company are available at all of our events -  try one for $4 or five for $16. 

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