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OPEN CALL FOR THE ACTING COMPANY – OCT 27 & 28
Southern Rep Theatre will hold AUDITIONS on Sunday, October 27 and Monday, October 28, 2019 at its home on Bayou Road (2541 Bayou Road, New Orleans 70119). Auditions will be held for THE ACTING COMPANY, Southern Rep’s group of exceptionally talented local performers who collaborate and create with the organization annually. This year’s Acting Company will also have the opportunity to audition for Southern Rep’s upcoming Mainstage production of MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN, by Bertolt Brecht, translated by Ntozake Shange, and directed by Chivas Michael.
- Auditions are open to the public.
- Actors’ Equity Association (AEA) and Non-Equity actors can attend the Open Call auditions on Sunday, October 27, 6 – 9 PM, and Monday, October 28, 4 – 7 PM, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please email email@example.com to schedule an appointment. No phone calls.
- Actors should prepare a two-minute monologue and 16 bars of music to sing acapella.
- Please bring two (2) copies of headshot and resume to the audition(s).
- NO PHONE CALLS.
Sunday, October 27
Open Call: 6:00 – 9:00 PM – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Monday, October 28
Open Call: 4:00 – 7:00 PM – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule an appointment. No phone calls.
Southern Rep Theatre, 2541 Bayou Road, New Orleans, LA 70119
ACTING COMPANY MEMBERS RECEIVE:
- An opportunity to audition for the Acting Company Project this season, Southern Rep’s upcoming Mainstage production of MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN.
- Receive two comp tickets to every Southern Rep Mainstage production
- Drink Ticket Card for six Free Drinks at the Sanctuary Bar (to be picked up at Will Call with your first tickets of the season)
- Access to at least four Free Acting Workshops throughout the season (to be announced soon!)
- Priority casting for our 4D Programs, In-House Readings, and all New Play Development projects
- Be listed on Southern Rep’s website and in program.
PRODUCTION DETAILS FOR “MOTHER COURAGE AND HER CHILDREN”
- All roles for MOTHER COURAGE are available for audition by ACTING COMPANY members, however some roles may be filled by non-ACTING COMPANY members.
- Rehearsals begin December 30 and require 26 hours per week (31 hours during tech).
- Preview performances: January 22 – 24.
- Production closes February 2 (with possibly extension through February 9).
- Equity Membership Candidate Program (EMC) points available
- All roles are paid.
- AEA Small Professional Theatre Contract
Southern Rep has no open positions at this time. Please check back!