Columbia University MFA Director
New York, NY 10032
Essays For The Future -A Night Inspired By The Essays Of Audre Lorde
Casting "Essays for the Future," an evening of performance inspired by four of Audre Lorde's essays. Each essay takes up different questions about how we can create a world that is filled with more compassionate, love, and rigor. Seeking actors, musicians, writers and dancers.
Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Performers will be needed for 3 weeks of rehearsal. 2 of these weeks will be the final week of rehearsal and tech/show week (March 25-April 8). The first week of rehearsal will be creating and responding to one of the essays. If you can't make the final 2 weeks, don't submit.
Dates ABSOLUTELY needed:
final rehearsal week: March 25-26 an 28-30;
tech week: April 2-5;
performances: April 6-8;
1 OF THESE OTHER WEEKS NEEDED
will need to available for one of these other weeks: Feb. 26-March 3, March 4-10, March 11-17, or March 18-24. Rehearsals will be weekday evenings (6:30-10:30 p.m.) and midday on weekends (10 a.m.-2 p.m. or 11 a.m.-3 p.m.). Production runs in NYC.
prepare: a 1-minute contemporary monologue; a 1-minute classical monologue; and 1 minute of a special skill (singing, dancing, acrobatics, musical instrument, jokes, juggling, poetry, cooking, drawing, beat boxing, anything that helps casting learn about who you are as a person and artist).
February 26, 2018 - April 8, 2018