Announcing Auditions!

The Two Gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare (Shakesbrunch and Shakesbeer) 

Kari Steinbach, Director

Hypnic Jerk Theatre will be holding auditions for Shakespeare’s The Two Gentlemen of Verona. All roles will be played by an ensemble of six actors and will be performed at Kieran’s Irish Pub in Minneapolis while the audience enjoys brunch or a beer (and more) from the full Kieran’s menu. All ethnicities and genders are strongly encouraged to audition. Please sign up for an audition slot using the link below and prepare a two-minute classical comic monologue. You may also be asked to perform a cold reading from the script. Please submit (preferred) a current head shot and resume to or bring them to your audition.

Sign up here

Audition Location: Ramsey County Library-Shoreview, 4560 Victoria St N, Shoreview, MN 55126

  • Tuesday, June 4, 6:30-9:00

  • Wednesday, June 5, 6:30-9:00

Probable doubling scheme:

  • Julia

  • Proteus

  • Speed/Thurio

  • Valentine

  • Lance/Duke

  • Lucetta/Silvia

 Rehearsals begin mid-June.

Stipend paid. Bonuses paid for 90%+ houses.

There will be three performances in the Poet’s Corner Room at Kieran’s Irish Pub, Minneapolis.

  • July 28th, 12:30 pm

  • July 28th and 29th, 7:30

Audition Form