Minnesota Renaissance Festival Entertainment Auditions

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Deb Schaber

Marketing & Communications Director


Minnesota Renaissance Festival Entertainment Auditions


SHAKOPEE, Minn., (April, 2013) - The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is pleased to announce the audition times for the 2013 season.  The auditions will be held at the HUGE Improv Theater in Minneapolis, on Saturday, May 11th & 18th, from 10am-2pm.  Call backs will take place on Saturday, May 25th.

3037 Lyndale Ave S.

Minneapolis, MN 55408


The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is casting for musicians, ensembles, street performers, dancers, stage combat performers and actors. Participants need not have performance experience. Participants interested in becoming a costumed street performer/character will be interviewed, asked to do some cold reading, and if accepted, will be invited to participate in the Minnesota Renaissance Festival Performance Workshop, and will learn the craft of interactive street performance.  Performers of all ages are encouraged to come to the auditions. 


Please email the Minnesota Renaissance Festival at for additional information, questions and to schedule an audition time.  Everyone is asked to bring a headshot and resume with them to the audition.


The Minnesota Renaissance Festival is a first-class experience whose 43rd  season begins on Saturday, August 17 and ends on September 29, 2013. The Festival is open weekends, Labor Day and a special day for schools and seniors on Festival Friday, September 27, 2013 open from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., rain or shine. The Festival is located seven miles south of Shakopee on Hwy 169. Admission at the gate: Adults $21.95; Children 5 – 12 $12.95; seniors $19.95; four and under are free!  Visit or call 952.445.7361 for more information.