Birmingham Conservatory for Classical Theatre Auditions

CAEA or Non CAEA Actors

Director of the Conservatory – Martha Henry
Casting Director – Beth Russell
Casting Assistant – Jen Emery

Audition Cities

Contact Information
Stratford Festival

P.O. Box 520
Stratford, ON
N5A 6V2

If you would like to be considered for the Conservatory, please submit your resume and headshot by email to by January 15, 2015.

Audition Dates/Locations

February or March 2015
Auditions for the Conservatory take place every two years.

Callback dates

Successful applicants will be asked to prepare:

  • two speeches from Shakespeare
  • plus one monologue of their own choosing

    Each piece should be no longer than two minutes in length.


Conservatory dates
September 2015 to February 2016

Contract type
Conservatory Participant, Letter of Agreement



HamletThe Taming of the ShrewLove's Labour's LostThe Adventures of PericlesThe Sound of MusicCarouselThe Diary of Anne FrankThe PhysicistsPossible WorldsShe Stoops to ConquerOedipus RexThe AlchemistThe Last Wife
Ann Stuart (Conservatory Coordinator) Annette Av Paul Antoni Cimolino (General Director) Martha Henry (Director of the Conservatory) Des McAnuff (Artistic Director) Bonnie Green (Assistant Producer) Louis Spritzer Alden Adair E.B. Smith Ruby Joy Victor Dolhai Carmen Grant Ryan Field Brad Hodder Bethany Jillard Tyrone Savage Ngozi Paul Luke Humphrey Sarah Afful