Frost Nixon - NYC Appointments

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Frost Nixon - NYC Appointments

Bay Street Theater
Sag Harbor, NY

Job Details

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Performer

TITLE

Frost Nixon - NYC Appointments

DESCRIPTION

Notice: Submission

CONTRACT
LORT Non-Rep
LORT C; $848/week min

PERSONNEL
Artistic Director: Scott Schwartz
Associate Artistic Director: Will Pomerantz
Associate Producer: John Sullivan
Playwright: Peter Morgan
Director: Sarna Lapine
Casting Director: Paul Hardt – Stewart/ Whitley

OTHER DATES
First rehearsal: May 31st, 2018
First performance June 26th, 2018
Closing: July 22nd, 2018

OTHER
All of the characters are based on real people although being a lookalike is not required to be cast in this production. The ages listed are the ranges appropriate for the time the play takes place: late 1974-77.

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 submit.

SEEKING
Submissions from Equity actors for various roles. See breakdown. Roles will be doubled.

BREAKDOWN

Seeking:

MANOLO SANCHEZ, TECHNICIAN: Supporting, 30s - 50s. Nixon's valet of 12 years. Cuban background. May double with other featured roles

SWIFTY LAZAAR: 30 -50. Talent agent that represented authors and celebrities. Negotiated “Frost/Nixon” interviews on behalf of Richard Nixon. Bald and appears older than his actual age. Quirky. May double with other featured roles

MIKE WALLACE: Supporting, 40s - 50s. American journalist most known for being one of the original correspondents on “60 Minutes.” May double with other featured roles May double with other featured roles

JOHN BRIT: 30 -50. BBC's director of news and current affairs. Producer for the Frost team. British accent. May double with other featured roles

BOB ZELNICK: Supporting, 30 -50. Executive Editor of the Frost/Nixon Interviews. American Journalist, executive editor of the “Frost/Nixon” interviews.

CAROLINE CUSHING: Supporting, 20s - 30s. David Frost's girlfriend. Lives in Monte Carlo. Fashion model, tall and slim, very attractive. Ability to do French accent helpful. May double with other featured roles

RICHARD NIXON: 60s-70s, America’s 37th President. A tireless campaigner, a survivor of political battles.

JIM RESTON : Supporting, 30 -50. American author and journalist. Researcher for the Frost team

DAVID FROST: 30s-40s, British Journalist, comedian and host of The David Frost Show. British Accent.

JACK BRENNAN: Supporting, 30 -50. A retired US Marine Corps Reserve Officer (Colonel) and a political aide. Nixon's post-resignation chief of staff. May double with other featured roles

EVONNE GOOLAGONG, AIR STEWARDESS, WAITRESS, CAMERA 1 OPERATOR: Supporting, 20s - 30s. Top female tennis play in the 1970s. Athletic with a mix of Australian and aboriginal heritage. Must be able to do a convincing Australian accent. May double with other featured roles

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
Please EMAIL picture and resume to BayStreetAuditions@gmail.com Please put your union status and role you are submitting for in the subject line of the e-mail subject line.

SUBMIT TO
BayStreetAuditions@gmail.com

APPOINTMENTS
NYC auditions to take place on an upcoming date TBD by APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Union

Submission

Audition Information

Minors must be accompanied by an adult

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