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Seeking Performers for "36th Young Playwrights Festival"

Chicago, IL, United StatesID: 197552Exp: 10/21/2022
Pays:$350/ProjectCategory:Theater
Description:

The company is holding auditions for the "36th Young Playwrights Festival" and looking for actors, please see the details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE CONSIDERED. About the project: "DEAD BOY WALKING" by Elliott Valadez, Victor, an isolated teen, is desperate to escape his own loneliness. He thinks he's found a friend in Millie, the ghost of a nineteenth-century girl, but when someone new wanders into his life, he begins to question Millie's motives and his own sanity. "TERMS AND CONDITIONS" by Lucas Bigos, It is the year 2086, in a suburb near the city of Chicago, Leonard lives in a somewhat futuristic looking home. "ANOTHER STAR IN THE SKY" by Henry Williams Synopsis: Two scientists are the last known personnel aboard an orbital space station. Their final challenge lies in warding off an alien invasion. with the prospect of being judged by their ridiculous rules. Rate: $350 rehearsal stipend, $30 per performance Additional info: Time Commitment: Rehearsals: Nov. 14th-Dec. 15th.* Tech: Dec. 16th-20th, 27th-28th (off Dec. 21st-26th for Christmas) Previews: Dec. 29th-30th, Jan. 2nd-4th Performances: January 5th-30th, 2023 - School performances: Tuesdays-Fridays @ 10am (TBD) - Public Performances: Fridays @ 7:30pm, Saturdays (and Sundays TBD) @ 3pm *Specific schedules TBD by directors Material To Prepare: Actors will audition with a 1-2 minute contemporary monologue of their choice. When applying, please include your headshot/resume. Directors will respond with instructions for sending an audition video.

8 roles

CAROLINEFemale40-45 y.o.All ethnicities

(Vic's Mom) "DEAD BOY WALKING "

MICHAEL "MIKEY"Male43-47 y.o.All ethnicities

"DEAD BOY WALKING "

LEONARDMale20-24 y.o.All ethnicities

"TERMS AND CONDITIONS"

JEFFREYMale23-27 y.o.All ethnicities

"TERMS AND CONDITIONS"

ALIXAFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

"TERMS AND CONDITIONS"

CASHIERBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

"TERMS AND CONDITIONS"

ELISEFemale20-29 y.o.All ethnicities

Protagonist, biomedical scientist "ANOTHER STAR IN THE SKY"

MARCUSMale20-29 y.o.All ethnicities

Engineer/Scientist "ANOTHER STAR IN THE SKY"