From release:

The Carolina Renaissance Festival, a combination of outdoor theater, circus, arts and crafts fair, jousting tournament and feast, will hold open auditions on Wednesday, June 27, 6:30-9 p.m., and Saturday, June 30, 9 a.m.-Noon, at Ballantyne Arts Center located at the 11318 North Community House Road, Charlotte, NC 28277 (on the second floor).

In addition to the open auditions, the Renaissance Festival is also seeking to fill the following specific roles:

  • Adult male actors to fill the role of The Royal Guard.
  • Interactive Living Statues.
  • Variety performers (jugglers, circus skills, etc.).
  • Outgoing personalities to portray renaissance era villagers.

Professional and amateur opportunities are available. Prepared material, head shots, and resumes are appreciated but not required. Auditionees should be age 16 or older. Contact 704-896-5555 or email to schedule an audition appointment. Additional information can be found at:

The 19th annual Renaissance Festival will be underway for seven weekends, Saturdays and Sundays, October 6th through November 18th, on a 245 acre site minutes north of Charlotte, between Concord and Huntersville, at the junction of NC 73 and Poplar Tent Road.