Tuesday, September 14, 2010

New York Stage Casting Update: Sept 14th

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(NEW) State of the Union, Open Call
Friday, September 16th, 2-6pm, Chelsea Studios, 151 West 26th Street, NYC. Please prepare a 2-minute language-driven monologue. Actors must be skilled in movement, comedy and the exploration of play within the dictates of a period piece. Bring pix & resumes stapled together. Equity audition procedures are not in effect. No Equity monitor provided. Producer runs all aspects of the audition.

J CITY Theater announces auditions for State of the Union by Lindsay & Crouse. Thursday, September 16th, 7-9pm, The Underground Theatre, Jersey City. Three Equity Special Appearance Contracts available, $176.00 per week. Non Equity Members will be given a stipend. Rehearsals begin September 25th. Performances: October 29th - November 13th. All rehearsals and performances will be held in Jersey City. CITY Theater is an equal opportunity employer. All races, genders are strongly encouraged to audition.

Grant Matthews
(40s-50s): Successful businessman: gregarious, forthright & direct.

James Conover (40s-50s): A politician's politician, wilding quiet power. Mary Matthews (cast).

Kay Thorndyke (30s-40s): Newspaper publisher, powerful, sensual.

Spike (30s-40s): Newspaperman - the best in the business, knows everyone.

Sam Parrish (40s-50s): Businessman, leader & longtime friend of Grant).

Two Women & Two Men fulfilling other roles: Age 25 to 35.

(NEW) Savage in Limbo, Showcase
Auditions will be held in early October with rehearsals in January. Please e-mail headshots and resumes to: SavageinLimboThePlay@gmail.com.

The Platform Group in conjunction with Matthew Corozine Studios are casting an Equity Showcase Production of Savage in Limbo, a concert play by John Patrick Shanley. Directed by Melissa Crespo. Runs 8 performances on 1/29, 1/30, 1/31, 2/2, 2/5, 2/6, 2/7. Equity and Non-Equity Actors may apply. Stipend.

32, a big, baby faced man with no sense of humor.

Denise Savage: 32, small, wild haired, strong, belligerent, determined, dissatisfied, & scared.

Tony Aronica: 32, A streamlined Italian stud with a streak of self doubt and a yearning sweetness (think “Jersey Shore”).