Cyrano de Bergerac
by Cold Frame Collective

May. 16 - Jun. 07

(via energetically witty English verse throughout, Anthony Burgess’ translation of this well-loved 19th-century French classic about the swordsman-poet with the nose too large to be taken seriously was first acclaimed in the 1985 Royal Shakespeare Company production starring Derek Jacobi, then in the revival with Antony Sher in 1997, as well as providing the subtitles for the film version with Gerard Depardieu.

Cold Frame Collective announces video auditions for Edmund Rostand’s Cyrano de Bergerac, translated for the stage by Anthony Burgess. Auditions close Friday, June 7th, 2024 at midnight. More information and audition form at


Please share an approximately one-minute comedic monologue showing range. This does not necessarily need to be classic. Actors of all ethnicities and gender identities are highly encouraged to audition. We are also looking for actors that play instruments (not required to audition).


In person on Saturday, June 8th, 2024.

Those called back will be contacted to select a time slot.


Sundays & weekday evenings 7 - 10 PM

(dependent on actor schedules, likely 4 nights a week)

Beginning Monday, June 10th

TECH: August 26th - 29th


August 30th - 31st, 2024

September 5th - 8th

September 11th - 14th

The Sterling Stage Austin

6134 E US 290 Service Rd

Please email audition video & resume to

Actors will be provided with an honorarium.