The Good Book - NYC Appointments

The Good Book - NYC Appointments

CATEGORY: Performer

Berkeley Repertory Theatre
Berkeley, CA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Notice: Submission

CONTRACT
LORT Non-Rep
LORT B- $1,000/wk Favored Nations + travel and housing.

PERSONNEL
Writers: Denis O’Hare and Lisa Peterson
Director: Lisa Peterson
Casting Director: Alaine Alldaffer Associate
Casting Director: Lisa Donadio

OTHER DATES
First rehearsal: 3/26/19
First preview: 4/25/19
Opens: 5/2/19
Closes: 6/9/19
Possible extension: 6/23/19

OTHER
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 AEA members for various roles. See breakdown.

BREAKDOWN

MIRIAM:
55 to 60 years old. Female. A Biblical scholar, she teaches Hebrew Bible studies at a major university, present-day. Any ethnicity.

CONNOR:
25 to 35 years old. Male. A boy growing up in a suburb of Detroit, starting in the 70’s. He ages during the play, from 10 years old to 38 years old. Energetic and very funny. Any ethnicity.

MAN 2:
20s. Plays a series of eager, funny, smart young men, including Connor’s friend Jim, as well as Shepherd, Laban, Theophilus, Jimmy, King James, various Scribes, and Charlie in the Writing Rooms. Any ethnicity.

MAN 3:
40 to 60 years old. Middle Eastern male. Arab-American. Charming, clever, and open-hearted. He plays Miriam’s lover Qasim, as well as Teacher, Mordechai, Simon, Peter, Luke, and JJ in the Writing Rooms.

WOMAN 2:
20 to 30 years old. East Asian female. Smart, vulnerable, edgy; plays a Korean journalist named Soo- Min Kim, as well as Tema, Betah, Veronica, Jerome, Cotton Mather and Phyllis in the Writing Rooms.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
For consideration, email or mail picture and resume ASAP.

SUBMIT TO
alldaffercasting@gmail.com

Alaine Alldaffer
c/o Playwrights Horizons
416 West 42nd Street
Attn: THE GOOD BOOK
New York, NY 10036

APPOINTMENTS
NYC Appointment Only Auditions: October 24 and 25

Union

Submission

Audition Information

Minors must be accompanied by an adult

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