Auditions for Desdemona and The Winter's Tale!!


Please join us in auditioning for

Desdemona: A Play about a Handkerchief by Paula Vogel

Dir. Sarah Klocke


The Winter's Tale

Dir. Stephen Buhler

Auditions will be held on June 4th from 11 am - 2 pm at Lincoln Community Foundation (215 Centennial Mall S #100, Lincoln, NE 68508).

Sign up HERE to claim your audition spot.

Walk-ins are accepted.

Callbacks will be held on June 5th at 7 pm

Please prepare a 60-90 second monologue and be prepared to stay for 20-30 minutes after your audition time for cold readings. Headshots and resumes are encouraged but not required.


Rehearsal Dates: June 19th - July 19th

Wyuka Performance Dates: July 20th - July 30th


The Winter's Tale:

Rehearsal Dates: July 24th - August 23rd

Wyuka Performance Dates: August 24th - September 3rd

Please email if you have any questions.

We look forward to seeing your work!

Flatwater Shakespeare Company's 2023 Season

2023 SEASON!!

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

by William Shakespeare

dir. Mark Ballard

Wyuka Stables: June 15th-18th

Lincoln Parks tour:

June 22nd: Trago Park

June 23rd: Cooper Park

June 24th: Havelock Park

June 25th: James Arthur Vineyard

Omaha Park tour

June 30th - July 1st: Joslyn Castle (tickets available at

Desdemona: A Play about a Handkerchief

by Paula Vogel

Wyuka Stables: July 20th-23rd and July 27th-30th

The Winter’s Tale

by William Shakespeare

dir. Stephen Buhler

Wyuka Stables: August 24th-27th and August 31st-September 3rd

*audition information for Desdemona and The Winter’s Tale to follow shortly*

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