Artists- Call for Designers

Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan - 2023 Designer Call

Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan is looking for designer submissions for the 2023 season and beyond. Currently, we are seeking designers for both Romeo & Juliet directed by Kayvon Khoshkam, and As You Like It directed by Jamie King. Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan is looking to build relationships with existing and emerging designers within our community.

Design includes:

Set Design

Costume Design

Lighting Design

Sound Design/Composition

Prop Making


Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan Festival has been producing the works of William Shakespeare in repertory on Treaty 6 territory on the banks of the South Saskatchewan River since 1985, attracting over 10,000 visitors provincially, nationally, and internationally annually to our summer festival. To learn more about our past productions and company mandate visit 

With a mandate to celebrate Saskatchewan artists we are particularly interested in hearing from artists living in or with deep roots in Saskatchewan.

Who is Eligible

Individuals who reside in Saskatchewan are invited to submit. Out of province individuals may submit as well, knowing that we are trying to find locally based artists this year.

Contract Details

Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan rehearsals begin June 6th, 2023, previews begin July 4th, 2023, and closing is August 20th, 2023. All dates are subject to change. Design talks to begin early in 2023.

How to Submit
Please email your letter of intent and resume to with “2023 Designer” in the subject line. If you have a portfolio with examples of your work, that is also welcome.


All submissions must be received by December 5th, 2022.


As the company continues to grow and shift, we welcome applications from designers at any time in the future, or if you wish to update your existing resume / portfolio as we will keep your information on file.


Submission Notes

-Please include ADC status (if applicable)

-Include areas in which you are interested; Costumes, Set Design, Lighting Design, Sound Design / Composition, Prop Making

-If you are interested in multiple disciplines, please indicate so in your letter of intent. 

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