AUDITIONS!!!! Work with the pros right here in Orange County! SOC: Shakespeare/Summerfest Orange County (formerly The Grove Shakespeare Festival) is having open auditions and they are coming soon. SOC performs in the 600 seat outdoor Festival Amphitheatre in Garden Grove, and the 2017 season will be its 39th year of bringing professional Shakespeare to Orange County. The company is made up of both AEA and non-AEA actors and artists, and offers AEA, non-AEA, paid and unpaid positions for actors. The AEA contract is a Tier One- Guest Artist.
Due to scheduling conflicts with the amphitheater, Our 2018 season has been canceled. Get updates regarding our 2019 season and acting workshops on this website, and follow Shakespeare Orange County on FacebookFor more information email:

Artistic Director: John Walcutt
Associate Artistic Director: Mike Peebler
Managing Director: Tess Lina
Casting Director: Amelia Barron