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[Albuquerque] Actor — CURTAINS – The Adobe Theater Non Equity Auditions

Auditions for The Adobe Theater production of Kander and Ebb’s musical comedy CURTAINS

Saturday, March 7 from 12:30 – 5 PM and Sunday, March 8 from 6-8 p.m.

The Adobe Theater, 9813 4th St., NW Albuquerque
2 blocks North of Alameda Blvd.
Performance Dates: (Fri. & Sat. evenings & Sun. matinees) May 15 – June 7 with a special performance on Thursday, May 28th

ROLES:

Men (9) :

LIEUTENANT FRANK CIOFFI (40s): Local Boston detective who is also a musical theatre aficionado. Aside from being exceptionally good at his job, he has also aspired to be a musical theatre performer his entire life. He falls in love with Niki. Baritone (Ab–E) Must sing and dance well and have good comic timing. Doubles as performer in a scene.

AARON FOX (40s) The composer of the show-within-the-show. His songwriting partner, Georgia, is also his wife from whom he’s separated. He’s a sexy, charming ladies man. May double as performer in several scenes. High Baritone (Bb–Gb).

SIDNEY BERNSTEIN (Late 50s-Mid 60s): The producer of an out of town flop. Sidney is tough and self-serving. Seeking a character actor with good comic timing. Will sing in several ensemble numbers.

CHRISTOPHER BELLING (40-60) English director. Over the top. Requires a good comic actor with British accent. Will sing in several ensemble numbers. Baritone (B-E).

DARYL GRADY (30s): A Theatre critic for a Boston newspaper, he enjoys using the power he has to make or break shows during their out of town tryouts. Will also play several other characters and sing in several ensemble numbers.

OSCAR SHAPIRO (45-65): The general manager. An agreeable if slightly gruff man. He is always looking for any angle to find money. A good comic actor. Baritone (Bb–E)

BOBBY PEPPER (20s to early 30s) The choreographer and lead dancer. Seeking a strong singer who dances well. Baritone (A-E)

RANDY DEXTER (20s30s) – singer/dancer. Doubles as police officer. Baritone (A-Eb).

JOHNNY HARMON (40s-50s) The Stage Manager of the show-within-the-show. Johnny is a character who is gruff but lovable. Could be a non-singing or singing role.

Women (5):

NIKI HARRIS (20s-early 30s) Pretty, naïve ingénue. Niki is a chorus girl/understudy in the show-within-the-show during its Boston tryout. She meets and falls in love with Dt. Frank Cioffi who is investigating the murder. Actress must have good comic timing, and must dance well. Soprano (C-E)

GEORGIA HENDRICKS (30s) Female half of the songwriting team. Ends up taking on the leading lady role. Must sing and dance well. Belt Mezzo (G-E)

CARMEN BERNSTEIN (45-65) Brassy Broadway producer. Terrific comedic actress who sings well. Belt Mezzo (low Eb–E)

BAMBI BERNÉT (Early 20s-early 30s) Performer in the chorus and daughter of Carmen. Hungry to work her way up to leading performer; many think she was only hired because of her mother. Bambi is a good dancer/comedienne who sings well. Mezzo (C-C)

JESSICA CRENSHAW (30s-50s) Fading Hollywood star. A diva, who has no right to be one. She is a terrible singer and actress who stars in the show-within-the-show and gets murdered on its opening night. Doubles as other characters in ensemble. Mezzo (G-D)

Auditions will consist of singing & movement plus cold readings from the script.

Prepare a short song & bring music for the accompanist.

Please no a capella and nothing from this show.

Contact Cy Hoffman to reserve a 30-minute time slot

choffman9@comcast.net; 822-0849(h); 505 690-5535 (c)


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[New York] Actor — THE LAST ROMANCE – Ivoryton Playhouse Auditions

THE LAST ROMANCE – CT Equity auditions by appt
Ivoryton Playhouse | Ivoryton, CT

Date of Audition:
2/23/2015

Call Type
Equity Principal

Time(s)
Equity Principal Auditions
Monday, February 23, 2015
12:00 noon-8:00 pm
(lunch 5:00-6:00 pm)

Contract
SPT
$500 weekly minimum

Location
Ivoryton Playhouse Rehearsal Studio
24 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT

Seeking
Equity actors, male and female, for THE LAST ROMANCE. See breakdown for more information.

Preparation
Sides will be available on line at www.ivorytonplayhouse.org.

Other Dates
First rehearsal: April 7th
First performance: April 22nd
Close; May 10th, 2015

Open auditions by appointment in NYC on 2/26/15 at Pearl Studios.

Personnel
Executive/Artistic Director: Jacqueline Hubbard
Director: Maggie McGlone Jennings

· A monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

Appointments
Call 860-767-9520 ext 203 for appointment.

Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.

Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.

Breakdown

The Last Romance by Joe DiPietro

Ralph Bellini – 80 years old – retired railroad worker who loves opera. Vigorous and full of life, he projects ease and has a wonderful sense of humor. Flirtatious and mischievous, he is an incurable romantic.

Carol Reynolds – 70s – retired executive secretary. Elegant and reserved, direct and independent, she is emotionally closeted but longs for romance.

Rose Tagliatelle – 70s – Ralph’s sister, she lives the old fashioned concept of a ”housewife.” Possessive, nagging with a prickly vulnerability, much of her behavior is based on guilt.


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[Baltimore] Actor — ROUND HOUSE THEATRE 3 SHOWS – Round House Theatre Auditions

Round House Theatre 3 Shows – EPA by Appt
Round House Theatre | Bethesda, MD

Date of Audition:
2/23/2015

Call Type
Equity Principal

Time(s)
Equity Principal Auditions by APPOINTMENT
Monday, February 23, 2015
9:30 AM to 4:30 PM Contract
LORT Non-Rep
D; $618/week AEA min

Location
Round House Theatre Rehearsal Room
Silver Spring Civic Build
1 Veterans Place
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Seeking
Equity actors for the following 3 shows in the season:

Ironbound, The Night Alive, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

see breakdown.

Preparation
Please prepare a short contemporary monologue & bring a copy of headshot/resume.

Other Dates
If you are unable to attend, email headshot/resume to sscafidi@roundhousetheatre.org subject line: RHT 15/16 season submission

Other
AEA members without appointments seen as time permits.

Personnel
expected to attend the EPA
Danisha Crosby, Associate Producer; Sarah Scafidi, Artistic Apprentice

ï A monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

Appointments
AEA members email sscafidi@roundhousetheatre.org, appointments will be confirmed.

Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.

Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.

Breakdown
IRONBOUND
by Martyna Majok; directed by Daniella Topol:
First Reh August 18, 2015; first preview Sept 9, 2015; opening September 15, 2015; closing October 4, 2015

seeking:

Tommy, male, late 30s/early 40s

Max, male, late 20s/early 30s, Polish Immigrant

Vic, male, teenage/early 20s, can rap. Looking for White, Asian, or Hispanic

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THE NIGHT ALIVE
by Conor McPherson, directed by Ryan Rilette:
First Reh September 29, 2015; first preview October 21, 2015; opening October 26, 2015; closing November 15, 2015

seeking;

Maurice, male, 70s

Doc, 40s

Kenneth, male, late 30s

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CATS N A HOT TIN ROOF
by Tennessee Williams, directed by Mitchell Hebert:
First Reh March 1, 2016; first preview March 30, 2016, opening April 4, 2016; closing April 24, 2016; possible extention through May 1, 2016

Maggie – Brick’s wife

Brick

Mae – Gooper’s wife

Gooper – Brick’s elder brother

Rev. Tooker


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[Los Angeles] Actor — DEAD MAN’S CELL PHONE – Theatre Group SBCC Non Equity Auditions

THE THEATRE GROUP AT SANTA BARBARA CITY COLLEGE
announces auditions for

Dead Man’s Cell Phone
By Sarah Ruhl

Directed by Katie Laris
Wednesday, February 18th from 6:30-9:30pm

Thursday, February 19th from 6:30-9:30pm

By appointment (sign-up at the Theatre Production Office)

Callbacks: Wednesday, February 25th

Rehearsals begin: Monday, March 2nd

Performances: April 15th-May 2nd in Jurkowitz Theatre

An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet cafe. A stranger at the next table who has had enough. And a dead man–with a lot of loose ends. In this wildly imaginative new comedy by Pulitzer Prize finalist, Sarah Ruhl, her quirky heroine, Jean, embarks on a mission carrying a stranger’s cell phone as her guide, determined to make things right, and along the way discovers friendship, despair and a new romance.

AVAILABLE ROLES: 2 men, 4 women

CONTACT Christina Frank, 805-965-0581, ext. 2376,cmfrank1@pipeline.sbcc.edu or stop by the Production Office (DM 151B), Monday through Friday 10am to 4pm, to schedule an appointment. Sides will be provided from Christina or on the www.theatregroupsbcc.com website. We will begin taking appointments 2-10-15.


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[Philadelphia] Actor — LEND ME A TENOR – Hershey Area Playhouse Non Equity Auditions

Hershey Area Playhouse Holding Auditions for Lend Me A Tenor

Hershey Area Playhouse is holding auditions for its upcoming production of the wacky comedy, Lend Me A Tenor, on Sunday, Feb. 22 and Tuesday, Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. Callbacks, if needed, will be Wednesday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m.

Auditions for four male and four female roles will take place at the Playhouse, located at 830 Cherry Drive, Hershey. Those auditioning do not have to come with a prepared monologue; excerpts from the script will be provided. In addition, three of the four male roles will need to “learn” (with direction provided) how to sing Italian opera.

Lend Me A Tenor, written by York, Pa., native Ken Ludwig, is set in September 1934 at the Cleveland Grand Opera Company. The world’s most talented tenor, Tito Merelli, has arrived to perform Otello. Through a series of tranquilizers and confusions, Tito is mistaken for dead and the scramble ensues to find a replacement for the world-renowned performer. The misunderstandings and troubles of mistaken identity will keep audiences laughing in this delightful musical comedy.

The show is being directed by theatre veteran Jeff Cartwright, who most recently directed Leading Ladies at the Playhouse. Performances will be held April 16-19 and April 23-26 at the Playhouse.

Additional audition information, including an audition form, is available on the Playhouse’s website, www.HersheyAreaPlayhouse.com.

Hershey Area Playhouse (www.HersheyAreaPlayhouse.com) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing residents of the community with an opportunity to participate in the creation and production of a theatrical experience. Since its inception in 1999, Hershey Area Playhouse has staged over 60 productions at numerous venues around the Hershey area. In April 2007, the Playhouse opened its new permanent home, Hershey Area Playhouse at Country Meadows.


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[Miami] Actor — Alejandro

—Contact Information—
Name: Carolina Maldonado
Project Title: Alejandro
Email: carolin.maldonado004@mymdc.net

—Casting Details—
Casting Dates: February 19 at 6-9pm
Casting Location: 11380 NW 27th Ave. Miami, FL 33167-3495 Miami Dade College North
Shoot Dates: February 27-March 1
Shoot Location: TBA

Type of Compensation: UNPAID

Synopsis:
A coming-of-age story about a young man struggling to adapt to his new environment.

Character Breakdowns:
Seeking – Male Lead: Hispanic, 15-22, young, but very mature. Alejandro struggles when his relationship with his family changes dramatically after they decide to leave his home in South America for new opportunities in the U.S. Must speak Spanish.

Additional Information:
Shoots Feb. 27th-Mar. 1st. Non-Union, no pay. Meals, copy and credit will be provided.


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[Atlanta] Actor — Children & Youth – Stars at Sea-Performance Opportunity with Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines

Last year our students took the stage at 54 Below in New York City, join us this summer for a performance opportunity on board one of Royal Caribbean’s most popular cruise liners!

If you are interested in performing with the Atlanta School of the Performing Arts on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship this summer please join us for an audition Saturday February 21, 2015 from 12:00 pm-3:00 pm. Please bring a performance track of 32 bars from a Broadway musical or prepare to sing a cappella. We are seeking performers from elementary school all the way through college.

Rehearsal Schedule:
June 20th-June 24th from 10:00 am-5:00 pm at the studio
June 25th Travel Day
June 26th-29th Sail Dates

Students will not only perform on the main stage of the cruise ship but will also participate in a vocal and dance workshop with the ship’s entertainment staff.

Students will be coached in Atlanta by New York actress and children’s theatre producer Jennifer Kopelman, alongside world renowned opera and Broadway actress Sherri Seiden.

For more information or to request an audition time please e mail hcsalberg@gmail.com

Audition will be held at the Lenox Towers directly across from Lenox Mall- 3400 Peachtree Rd Suite 147 Atlanta, GA 30326


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[Atlanta] Actor — Children & Youth – Lion King Jr

Auditions: March 23 and 24 from 5pm – 9pm
Callbacks: March 26 from 5pm – 9pm

The Red Phoenix Theatre Company takes great pride in announcing auditions for their summer production of The Lion King Jr. This show is part of the A.L.I.V.E. educational program and is intended for youth ages 10 – 18.

The classic story tells of Simba, a young cub destined to be the next king of the Pride Lands. Simba’s uncle, Scar, plots to kill Mufasa and Simba to become the next king. When he succeeds in killing Mufasa, Simba is led to believe Mufasa’s death was his fault and flees the kingdom in shame. If Simba does not face his past, and accept his place in the circle of life, he and those who inhabit the pride lands could soon be destroyed. The African savannah comes to life with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle and back again in this inspiring coming-of-age tale.

Auditions for this production are available by appointment only on March 23 and 24, between 5pm-9pm. Callbacks will be March 26 from 5-9pm. Please visit http://redphoenix.org/auditions to sign up for your general audition. Please prepare a verse and a chorus of a song for your general audition. Please bring accompaniment on a cd or provide sheet music for your selection.

Rehearsals will take place June 8 – 24. Performances will take place June 25 – 28 at the Buford Community Theatre. To sign up for auditions please fill visit http://redphoenix.org/auditions to reserve your time.

For questions regarding our summer program, please contact Eric Bragg at embragg@redphoenix.org. There is a $395 performance fee associated with this educational production. Please make sure to review all roles in the show and the production calendar prior to signing up for auditions. Audition slots tend to fill quickly, so do not delay in booking your time.


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[New York] Actor — PEOPLE’S LIGHT & THEATRE CO. 2015-16 SEASON – People’s Light & Theatre Company Auditions

People’s Light & Theatre Co 2015-16 seasonal EPA
People’s Light & Theatre Company | Philadelphia, PA

Date of Audition:
2/23/2015

Call Type
Equity Principal

Time(s)
Equity Principal Auditions
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2015
9:30 am-5:30 pm
(lunch 1:00-2:00 pm) Contract
LORT Non-Rep
$618 weekly minimum

Location
Actors’ Equity Association Audition Center
165 West 46th Street
16th Floor
New York, NY 10036

Seeking
Equity actors, male and female, for 2015-16 season.

See breakdown for specific information.

Preparation
Please prepare a brief contemporary monologue from a play (no TV or movie monologues please) and/or 16 bars of an up tempo song (an accompanist will be provided).

Other Dates
See breakdown for rehearsal, opening, and closing dates for each production.

Personnel
Attending audition: Andrew Kane, Resident Casting Director

Abigail Adams, Artistic Director & CEO
Ellen Anderson, General Manager & CFO
Zak Berkman, Producing Director

ï EPA Rules are in effect.

ï A monitor will be provided.

Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.

Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.

Breakdown

ALL MY SONS
Writer: Arthur Miller
Director: Kamilah Forbes

First Rehearsal: August 11, 2015
Opens: September 12, 2015
Closes: October 4, 2015

Note: This production will be re-envisioning ALL MY SONS from an African-American perspective. African-American actors are especially encouraged to attend.

Available Roles:
JOE KELLER, CHRIS KELLER, ANN DEEVER, GEORGE DEEVER, DR. BAYLISS, SUE BAYLISS, FRANK LUBEY, LYDIA LUBEY, BERT

AUCTIONING THE AINSLEYS
Writer: Laura Schellhardt
Director: Abigail Adams

First Rehearsal: September 11, 2015
Opens: October 17, 2015
Closes: November 8, 2015

Available Roles:
AIDEN, ARTHUR

THREE MUSKETEERS, THE LATER YEARS: A MUSICAL PANTO
Writer: Kathryn Petersen
Music and Lyrics: Michael Ogborn
Director: Pete Pryor
Musical Director: TBA

First Rehearsal: October 16, 2015
Opens: November 21, 2015
Closes: January 10, 2016

Available Roles:
KING HUGHY, APLOMADO, PEREGRINE, D’ARTAGNAN, ATHOS, HORACE THE HOUND

SENSE & SENSIBILITY
Writer: Jane Austen
Adaptor: Joseph Hanreddy and J.R. Sullivan
Director: Joseph Hanreddy

First Rehearsal: January 12, 2016
Opens: February 13, 2016
Closes: March 20, 2016

All roles available.

RICHARD III
Writer: William Shakespeare
Director: Samantha Bellomo

First Rehearsal: February 16, 2016
Opens: March 19, 2016
Closes: April 24, 2016

No roles available.

A SINGLE SHARD
Writer: Linda Sue Park
Adapter: Robert Schenkkan
Director: Seema Sueko
First Rehearsal: March 29, 2016
Opens: April 30, 2016
Closes: May 29, 2016

Note: We are especially seeking actors from Asian-Pacific American backgrounds for this production.

All roles available.

THE HARASSMENT OF IRIS MALLOY
Writer: Zak Berkman
Director: Lisa Rothe

First Rehearsal: May 17, 2016
Opens: June 18, 2016
Closes: July 10, 2016

No Roles Available.

RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH
Created by Richard Maltby, Jr.
Conceived by William Meade
Orchestrations by Steven Bishop and Jeff Lisenby
Director: Sherry Lutken

First Rehearsal: July 12, 2016
Opens: July 23, 2016
Closes: August 21, 2016

No Roles Available.

None of the above mentioned roles will be understudied.

Stage Management People’s Light’s stage management staffing needs have been fulfilled for the 2015-2016 season.

Non-Traditional Casting People’s Light does not believe in discrimination based on color, race, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, disabilities, gender, or otherwise. All performers, including those of color, seniors, women, and performers with disabilities, are encouraged to audition and will be given full consideration.


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