Shakespeare & Company
Shakespeare & Company Tina Packer Playhouse 2017 Summer LORT Season - NYC EPA
Call Type: EPA
LORT D; $645.00/week AEA
At the Auditions: Artistic Director Allyn Burrows and Producing Associate Ariel Bock;
by William Shakespeare -
1st rehearsal: 5/30/17;
Runs 7/4 – 8/6/17.
by William Shakespeare --
1st rehearsal: 7/11/17;
Runs 8/10 – 9/3/17.
All roles will be understudied. Callbacks will be announced and scheduled at auditions.
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.
An Equity Monitor will be provided.
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 attend every audition.
Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.
Actors for 2017 summer season in Lenox, Massachusetts: "Cymbeline" doubling with "The Tempest" by William Shakespeare.
All rehearsal and performance dates are in 2017. All roles that are not listed have been cast without auditions; *for pre-cast roles, auditioning performers will be considered as possible replacements, should any become necessary.
All actors -- extensive voice and physical practice as well as familiarity with Shakespeare & Company text methods preferred. The right performer in the role is more important than traditional gender and all roles are acceptable for non-traditional casting unless otherwise specified; we seek and strongly encourage participation by performers of all races and ethnicities. Musicianship, especially with period instruments, is a big plus in any role; accents or related abilities important for some roles as indicated.
"CYMBELINE" doubles into "THE TEMPEST":
Cymbeline (does not double) & parts as cast: 50s/60s.
This role has already been CAST
Belarius/Prospero & parts as cast
50s/60s. This role has already been CAST.
Posthumus/Sebastian & parts as cast
30s Honest, jealous lover / manipulative power seeker
Cloten/Ferdinand & parts as cast
30s Foolish,deceitful fop / honest hardworking prince
Pisanio/Stephano & parts as cast
30s/40s Loyal, competent servant / drunken butler
Caliban/Iachimo & parts as cast
35-50s Island monster / scheming duplicitous courtier
Lucius/Antonio & parts as cast
40-50s - Roman general / Unscrupulous, wicked duke
"CYMBELINE doubles into "THE TEMPEST"
Queen/Trinculo & parts as cast
40s/50s Smooth-talking, power-hungry queen / foolish jester
Imogen/Ariel & parts as cast
30-40. This role has already been CAST.
Ripley-Grier Studios (520)
520 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018-6507
16th floor. Check in at studio 16-P upon arrival
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Please prepare a short monologue from any Shakespeare play & have a contrasting, contemporary monologue of your choice prepared if requested. Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together.