Hamlet. A Version NYC appointments

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Hamlet. A Version NYC appointments

Red Lab
New York, NY

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Hamlet. A Version NYC appointments

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Notice: Submission

CONTRACT
Showcase-NY
Above-Minimum Stipends per Showcase Code Agreement

PERSONNEL
Playwright: Boris Akunin Director: Irina Gachechiladze

OTHER DATES
March 20, 2017 (First Rehearsal),
April 21 (First preview),
April 25 (Official Opening),
May 7 (closing).
Evening and some daytime rehearsals.

OTHER
Auditions will be held
by appointment on
February 23 (7-10pm),
February 24 (7-10pm),
February 25 (11-4pm)
at Theatre Row Studios.

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
Actors for the world premiere of Boris Akunin's HAMLET. A VERSION at Theatre at St. Clement's, a new re-imagining of Shakespeare's classic by celebrated novelist and activist Boris Akunin.

BREAKDOWN

Hortatio
Male, 30-45.
An everyman, but with a secret. Also an acute observer of human nature. (Fencing skills preferred.) Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Gertrude
Female, 55-70.
A woman suddenly and exuberantly in love. Also a kind mother. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Claudius
Male, 35-45.
A handsome and enlightened prince now in charge of the kingdom. Also passionately in love with his new, older queen.
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Polonius
Male, 45-65.
A supporting role in the court, but now aiming to become the new king. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Rosencrantz
Male, 25-35
College buddies with Hamlet. On the taller end, and a bit of a clown. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Guildenstern
Male, 25-35.
College buddies with Hamlet. Of shorter stature, a bit of an assassin. Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Laertes
Male, 20-35.
Hothead deeply devoted to his sister. (Fencing skills preferred.) Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
Email headshot and resume to hamlet.a.version@gmail.com [deadline for submission 2/22]

Deadline: 02/22/2017

SUBMIT TO
hamlet.a.version@gmail.com

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Submission

Audition Information

Minors must be accompanied by an adult