Seeking actors/actresses to play multiple roles for the world premiere production of The Conference Of The Birds, a celebrated masterpiece of Persian Literature by the poet Attar adapted for the stage by Sholeh Wolpé.

Actors with an interest in, and knowledge of Persian culture are encouraged to apply.

Modest stipend, non-AEA production. Looking for performers WHO MOVE WELL and are open to approaching a character in a new way.  Members of ALL ETHNIC GROUPS are encouraged to audition. Looking for performers 18 to 50 years of age. Performers who sing and play a portable instrument are encouraged to audition.

Auditions, and all rehearsals, are in South Berkeley, 5 minute walk from Ashby BART station. Rehearsals start march 6, will take place 4 – 5 times a week, weekday evenings and Saturdays and Sundays during the day. Performances April 19-30 and November 30-December 16. 

For an audition appointment, email your headshot and resume by FEBRUARY 17  to Subject line: CONFERENCE OF THE BIRDS Audition. If you play an instrument, or have particular skills mention that in your email. Submit asap. Auditions take place FEBRUARY 17, 18