Nashville Shakespeare Festival


Denice Hicks, Executive Artistic Director

Robert Marigza, Operations Manager

Carrie Brewer, Marketing Director

Franko Hashiguchi, Grant Manager

Elliot Burnette, Development Assistant

Santiago Sosa, Artistic Associate

Morgan Davis, Artistic Associate

Laramie Hearn, Artistic Associate

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Submission Policy:

To schedule an audition appointment, send an email include your name, phone number, and email address. Specify if you are a member of AEA and which play you are interested in auditioning for. Also include your first and second choice of audition time. Please do not email your headshot and resume unless requested. You may also call Robert Marigza at 615-255-2273 to schedule. Additional audition information including available audition days can be found on our website.

Theater Types:

Classical, Equity, Nonunion


"The mission of the Nashville Shakespeare Festival is to educate and entertain the Mid-South community through professional Shakespearean experiences. The Festival enriches and unifies the community with bold, innovative, and relevant productions along with empowering, participatory educational programs, setting the community standard of excellence in educational outreach and performances of Shakespeare’s plays."