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The Connecticut Renaissance Faire®

26th Anniversary Celebration!

Join the Adventure: Become a Crown Player

Embrace Your Inner Bard: Join The Crown Players and Illuminate the Realm at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire and Robin Hood’s Medieval Faire.

The Crown Players, a vibrant regional theatre troupe based in Connecticut, brings together talented performers from across New England, united by their love for the performing arts and a shared desire to captivate audiences at the Connecticut Renaissance Faire and Robin Hood’s Medieval Faire. Each year, our enchanting community theatre mesmerizes thousands of guests.

As a member of The Crown Players, you will receive invaluable professional training in various stage arts tailored to your specific role and needs. This unique experience will not only enhance your acting skills but also significantly enrich your acting resume. 

Role Information

The festival opens with a grand celebration of Royal visitors to our shire. Actors portray a
variety of knights, ladies, townsfolk and travelers who have come to welcome the English
Court. It is a great opportunity to help our audience step into the Renaissance period with us.

Rehearsal Dates

  • August 17, 18, 24, 25, and potential midweek rehearsals TBD.

Performance Dates

  • Every Saturday and Sunday from August 31 to October 14, 2024
  • Plus Labor Day and Columbus Day Mondays
  • Time: 10:30 am to 6:00 pm

Performer Responsibilities

  • Arrive on site before performance times to get ready
  • Be at all required performances on stage and in the street
  • Stay after day end to kindly wish guests farewell at the entry/exit gate.

2024 Audition Fast Facts

Thank-you for all your submissions for the 2024 season. Casting is now underway.