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Equity Performers Sought for 2023 Season

San Jose, CA, United StatesID: 198974Exp: 10/30/2022

Auditiosn for 2023 season - video submissions. Seeking Equity actors. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE CONSIDERED. Please see the breakdown below. Rate: SPT $450 weekly minimum (Tier 4) Additional info: "Sunset Boulevard" 02/02/2023 – 02/26/2023 "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812" 04/27/2023 – 05/28/2023 "Falsettos" 07/20/2023 – 08/13/2023 "Young Frankenstein" 10/05/2023 – 10/29/2023 "Fiddler on the Roof" 11/30/2023 – 12/24/2023 Rehearsals are generally 10am-5pm 6 days a week for three or four weeks prior to opening depending on production. Tech week is generally 1pm-10pm. Performances are Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Saturdays and Sundays at 2:30pm Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to apply. Playhouse works to reflect the diversity of the Bay Area community they serve. Directors encourage performers of all identities, including ethnicity, orientation, gender identity and expression, accessibility need, and age to audition. They hope to see you during our general auditions and take a moment to get to know you better. When applying, please include headshot, resume, video audition link & other information.

46 roles

Norma DesmondFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(Soprano to E, Mezzo-lyric belter). "Sunset Boulevard"

Betty SchaeferFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(Soprano to top A, belt to C). "Sunset Boulevard"

4 Ensemble WomenFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(Soprano, Mezzo with Soprano range, Alto-lyric belter, Soprano with Mezzo range). "Sunset Boulevard"

Joe GillisMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(High Baritone). "Sunset Boulevard"

Max von MayerlingMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(Baritone with Tenor range). "Sunset Boulevard"

4 Ensemble MenMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(High Baritone, Light Baritone, Tenor, Bass/Baritone). "Sunset Boulevard"

NatashaFemale18-30 y.o.All ethnicities

Natasha is young; she loves Andrey with all her heart. (Range: Soprano, G3-F5). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

SonyaFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Sonya is good; Natasha's cousin and closest friend. (Range: Mezzo-Soprano, B3-C5). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

MaryaFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Marya is old-school; a grande dame of Moscow. Natasha's Godmother, strict yet kind. (Range: Alto, G3-B4). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

HeleneFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Helene is a slut; Anatole's sister, married to Pierre. (Range: Alto, G3-F5) "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

Mary/Opera SingerFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(Range: Mezzo-Soprano, G3-B4). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

PierreMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(Range: Bari-Tenor, Ab2-Ab4). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

AnatoleMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Anatole is hot; he spends his money on women and wine. (Range: Tenor, B2-C#5). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

Old Prince Bolklonsky/AndreyMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Old Prince Bolklonsky is crazy (Range: Baritone, Ab3-F4) / Andrey (Range: Baritone, F2-Eb3). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

DolokhovMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Dolokhov is fierce (but not too important). Anatole's friend, a crazy good shot. (Range: Baritone, E3-F4). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

Balaga/Opera SingerMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

(Range: Baritone, A2-E4). "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

EnsembleBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

2 females, 2 males. "Natasha Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"

MarvinMale35-55 y.o.All ethnicities

(Baritone). "Falsettos"

WhizzerMale20-40 y.o.All ethnicities

Marvin's lover (Tenor). "Falsettos"

MendelMale30-50 y.o.All ethnicities

Marvin's psychiatrist (Baritone). "Falsettos"

TrinaFemale30-45 y.o.All ethnicities

Marvin's ex-wife (Mezzo). "Falsettos"

Dr. CharlotteFemale30-55 y.o.All ethnicities

One of the "lesbians from next door" and a friend of Marvin's (Mezzo). "Falsettos"

CordeliaFemale30-55 y.o.All ethnicities

Charlotte's lover, Marvin's friend and a baker (Soprano). "Falsettos"

Dr. Frederick FrankensteinMale25-35 y.o.All ethnicities

Brilliant brain surgeon, professor and grandson of mad scientist Dr. Victor Von Frankenstein. (Range: A2 - G4). "Young Frankenstein"

The MonsterBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

The misunderstood creation of Dr. Frankenstein. (Range: Db3 - Gb4). "Young Frankenstein"

IgorMale25-35 y.o.All ethnicities

Frederick’s faithful, bright-eyed, eager servant and friend with a hunchback (Range: B2 - A4). "Young Frankenstein"

The HermitMale30-60 y.o.All ethnicities

A lonely, blind town hermit, hoping for a friend (Range: G2 - A4). "Young Frankenstein"

Inspector Hans KempMale40-50 y.o.All ethnicities

The head of police in Transylvania. Driven by justice, with a wooden arm and leg (Range: A3 - F4). "Young Frankenstein"

IngaFemale20-30 y.o.All ethnicities

Frederick’s young assistant. Attractive and a resident of Transylvania (Range: G3 - F#5). "Young Frankenstein"

Elizabeth BenningFemale25-35 y.o.All ethnicities

Frederick's boisterous fiance (Range: F#3 - Bb5). "Young Frankenstein"

Frau BlucherFemale40-60 y.o.All ethnicities

Stern housekeeper of the Frankenstein estate and former lover of Victor Frankenstein (Range: E3 - Ab4). "Young Frankenstein"

VillagersBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

2 ensemble women & 2 ensemble men. "Young Frankenstein"

Medical StudentsBoth genders18-30 y.o.All ethnicities

2 ensemble women & 2 ensemble men. "Young Frankenstein"

PassengersBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

2 ensemble women & 2 ensemble men. "Young Frankenstein"

TevyeMale45-60 y.o.All ethnicities

The likeable, hard-working, pious dairyman who always tries to see the positive side of life. He is a proud patriarch and father of five daughters, closely raised according to the old scriptures. (Range: Ab2 - F4) "Fiddler on the Roof"

Lazar Wolf/MordchaMale40-50 y.o.All ethnicities

The feisty, brawny butcher and the town's wealthiest citizen who wishes to marry Tzeitel. (Range: C3- F#4) "Fiddler on the Roof"

Avram / Constable / Bottle DancerMale35-60 y.o.All ethnicities

Avram runs the local bookshop and keeps the town advised of all the news in the area. (Age: 40 to 60; Range: D3 - Eb4) / Constable - Russian military official stationed near Anatevka who knows the villagers well, however he has superficial relationships with the villagers. (Age: 35 to 45) "Fiddler on the Roof"

Motel / Yussel / Sasha / Bottle DancerMale18-25 y.o.All ethnicities

The poor and meek tailor who shares a deep love with Tzeitel. Sensitive and nervous, but sincere and friendly. (Range: E3 - F#4) "Fiddler on the Roof"

Perchik / Nachum / Bottle DancerMale20-30 y.o.All ethnicities

The outspoken student and visitor to Anatevka, who constantly challenges the traditions of the town. He eventually falls in love with Hodel. (Range:B2 - E4) "Fiddler on the Roof"

Fyedka / Mendel / Bottle DancerMale20-25 y.o.All ethnicities

A strong, young Russian soldier who sees past his military obligations and falls in love with Chava. He challenges Tevye's imposed silence. "Fiddler on the Roof"

GoldeFemale40-50 y.o.All ethnicities

Tevye's strong-willed wife who wishes for her daughters to have good husbands and live easier than she and Tevye. (Range: A3-Eb5) "Fiddler on the Roof"

Yente / Fruma SarahFemale35-60 y.o.All ethnicities

Yente - The meddling matchmaker. She is a widow and village busybody who knows all of the town gossip.(Age: 50 to 60; Range: F3 - F5) / Fruma-sarah - Lazar's Wolf's deceased first wife. She becomes enraged when her husband plans to wed Tzeitel. (Age: 35 to 45; Range: C4 - Eb5) "Fiddler on the Roof"

Shaindel/ Rabbi/ FiddlerMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Multiple roles. "Fiddler on the Roof"

Tzeitel / Grandma TzeitelFemale18-75 y.o.All ethnicities

Tzeitel - Tevye's eldest daughter, who is madly in love with Motel. She is loyal to her family but typically challenges the town's traditions. (Age: 18 To 25; Range: B3 - D5) / Grandma Tzeitel - Golde's deceased grandmother, who endorses the marriage between Tzeitel and Motel (Age: 60 to 75; Range: C#4 - D5) "Fiddler on the Roof"

HodelFemale18-23 y.o.All ethnicities

Tevye's second eldest daughter, who becomes involved with Perchik. She eventually leaves Anatevka to join Perchik in Siberia. (Range: B3 - E5) "Fiddler on the Roof"

ChavaFemale18-20 y.o.All ethnicities

Tevye's middle daughter who loves to read. Falls in love and runs off with Fydeka, a Russian soldier. (Range: B3 - D5) "Fiddler on the Roof"