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Hoggetowne Medieval Faire Living Chessboard Auditions

August 26 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Come audition for the Thieves Guilde Productions, Inc. Living Chessboard for the 2024 Hoggetowne Medieval Faire! This year’s show is “Robin Hood: Magnacartastrophe”! They’re looking for a diverse cast of characters who will bring the magic of Robin Hood to life during the faire. Available roles include both fighting and non-fighting characters, street entertainers, leading roles, and more. Free in-depth training is included, as we offer classes for a variety of stage combat disciplines as well as interactive theater. The Thieves Guilde are welcome to new comers of all ages!

Auditions will be August 26th and 27th from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Oakview Park (810 NW 8th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601) They will be having stage combat auditions (with instruction provided by our show’s Fight Coordinator) held outside. Those interested in fighting should wear loose, athletic clothing and closed-toe shoes. All participants will be required to sign a waiver before participating. Performers under 18 years old need a legal guardian to accompany them to auditions to sign paperwork. Children under 14 years old are welcome to audition as well, but may not be left unaccompanied. To ease paperwork burdens, please bring a photo ID and medical insurance card if you have one.


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