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An Iliad Submissions

FSC’s second production of the 2024 season is An Iliad, by Lisa Peterson and Denis O’Hare. An Iliad focuses on the Trojan War and the heroic deeds and tragic fate of Achilles, the mightiest warrior of the Greek army. The Poet tells the story of a few weeks in the final year of the war, depicting the wrath of Achilles after being slighted by Agamemnon, the Greek commander.

  • First rehearsal—July 23
  • Opening—August 9
  • Closing—August 25
  • Contract—SPT, Tier IV: 5 shows/week, Thursdays–Sundays

The role of The Poet is cast but if you would like to submit an audition in case a substitution is needed, click the box to download sides. Upload your video submissions to YouTube, Vimeo, or your G-Drive, then click the SUBMIT AUDITION button above to complete your submission.

Note: When submitting, upload headshot/resume as 1 PDF (not 2). Please submit only once.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please email [email protected].

The Poet

Any gender, 50-60s, any race. A storyteller recounting the tale of the Trojan war. Like the war itself, the telling both seduces and ravages the Poet; it emboldens, burdens, and threatens to overwhelm him/her.


FSC will receive submissions through March 5, 2024.

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