Annual Fundraiser at Azari Vineyards, Sunday June 3, 2018

Come join us for an amazing afternoon at our annual fundraiser, Shakespeare in the Vineyard at Azari Vineyards on Sunday, June 3, 2018 from 2-5 PM.
Enjoy elegant Azari wines paired with their homemade artisan pizza cooked on site in their wood-burning oven with fresh salads and desserts.  Be entertained with scenes, soliloquies and live music throughout the afternoon along with the voice of Steven Harrison from the Metropolitan Opera in NYC!  There will be many live auction items including tickets to see Les Miserables in San Francisco!  Don’t miss the opportunity to support Petaluma’s Free Shakespeare by the River! Tickets are $45 a person at

Tickets are limited!

Free Shakespeare by the River Festival Aug. 23-Sept. 2, 2018

All’s Well That Ends Well directed by Chloe Bronzan and Speechless Shakespeare directed by Jacinta Gorringe will take center stage at this year’s Free Shakespeare By The River Festival, August 23rd- September 2nd at Foundry Wharf, 625 2nd Street in Petaluma.

All’s Well That Ends Well will be performed Thursday & Friday, August 23rd & 24th at 7:00 pm and Thursday – Saturday, August 30-Sept 1st at 7pm. ( NO SHOW SATURDAY, AUGUST 25TH.)

Speechless Shakespeare will be performed in its entirety on Sundays, August 26 & Sept 2nd at 4:00 pm, as well as pre-show vignettes Aug. 23-Sept 1st.

Audience members are encouraged to come early to enjoy picnicking other pre-show fun!  Bring your family, friends, a picnic, blankets and low chairs to sit on the Foundry Wharf Green while enjoying Free Shakespeare by the River!.  There is a concession stand at all performances offering a variety of wine, beer, soft drinks, and snacks.

Auditions- May 19th & 20th, 2018

Auditions for All’s Well That Ends Well, directed by Chloe Bonzan, Saturday, May 19th, 2-5pm and Sunday, May 20th 2-4pm. 90 Jessie Lane, Petaluma, CA 94952. Please prepare a monologue. You may be assigned a scene from the play.  The role of Helena has been cast, all other roles open. Non-AEA $100 stipend. For appointments, email headshot, resume and audition availability to:

Auditions for Speechless Shakespeare, directed by Jacinta Gorringe, Saturday, and Sunday, May 19 & 20 at 12-2pm and 4-6pm. 90 Jessie Lane, Petaluma, CA 94952. Bring a 2-4 minute song, dance, an instrumental piece, etc. with a tie-in to Shakespeare, his plays, or sonnets.  Looking for approximately 12 performers of all ages who present originality to celebrate Shakespeare’s characters, plots and themes through a variety of stage disciplines with a core ensemble as well as individual act.  Actors, dancers, stage combat enthusiasts, jugglers, acrobats, accordionists, toe-tappers, roller skaters, rope-climbers, kazooists, hip-hoppers, foreign language speakers, sign language interpreters and comics encouraged. Non-AEA $TBD stipend. For appointments, email headshot, resume, and audition availability to: