Shakespeare in Delaware Park Seeks Directors for 2023 Season

- Process is closed at this time -

Shakespeare in Delaware Park is seeking directors with a clear artistic idea, or interpretation of a Shakespeare play for their 2023 summer season. A newly enlisted, volunteer artistic panel of theatre industry professionals and community members will carefully review submissions in the spring of 2022. After final selections have been made, two directors will get the opportunity to bring their submission to life in our 48th Anniversary Season!


  • Proposal can be an original or traditional take on a play written by William Shakespeare
  • Only one submission allowed per director
  • Concept/vision should be stated as clearly as possible
  • Performance length should not exceed 2 hrs and 15 minutes
  • Cast size should not exceed 20
  • Feasibility of implementation – e.g., Overall design, build, rehearsal time, etc.

Two final selections will be announced on the closing performance of our 2022 season.

Proposals are due by Feb 1, 2022. Complete submissions should include an application form, written proposal/concept, and applicant’s resume/CV and bio. For more information, please call 716-856-4533 or email