IMAGINATION STAGE 2014-15 SEASON - Imagine Stage Auditions

Posted: March 4, 2014

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Posted 3/4/14 rw (new posting with new audition date

Imagination Stage Season EPA in MD (new date)
Imagination Stage|Bethesda, MD

Date of Audition:
3/10/2014


Call Type
Equity Principal

Time(s)
Equity Principal Auditions by APPOINTMENT
Monday, March 10, 2014 (new audition date)
11 AM - 3 PM
Auditions will be in 5 minute time slots

Contract
TYA
$452.00/week

Location
Imagination Stage
4908 Auburn Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
Red line to Bethesda Metro, Circulator or 10 minute walk


Seeking
Female and male AEA Actors, 18+, who are strong singers and dancers as the season includes a number of musicals. Actors who have puppeteering, stage combat, and instrumental experience are also encouraged to audition.

see breakdown.

Preparation
Prepare a 2 minute monologue and 16 bars of an up tempo song. If you decide not to sing please prepare two contrasting monologues that, combined, do not exceed 4 minutes.
Your audition material does not need to be from a children's show.

Bring picture and resume, stapled together

Other Dates
see breakdown for show dates.


This is the rescheduled EPA from 3/3, which was cancelled due to weather

Other
AEA members without appointments seen as time permits.

www.imaginationstage.org

Personnel
Attending the audition will be:
Janet Stanford, Artistic Director
Kate Bryer, Associate Artistic Director
Nick Vargas, Casting Coordinator

· A monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

Appointments
Sign up at: community.imaginationstage.org/auditions

If you have any questions, contact Nick Vargas: audition@imaginationstage.org / 301-280-1687

Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.

Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.


Breakdown

Female and male Equity Actors who are strong singers and dancers as our season includes a number of musicals. We are seeking actors 18 years or older. Actors who have puppeteering, stage combat, and instrumental experience are also encouraged to audition.

2014/2015 Season

THE NIGHT FAIRY
adapted by John Glore from the book by Laura Amy Schlitz
1st reh: 9/2/14. Tech: 9/19. 1st Preview: 9/24
Runs: 9/27 - 10/26/14 (4 Weeks)

seeking:

Flory - Adult female, 20s-30s, plays the Night Fairy.

Wren/Hummingbird - Adult female, 20s-40s, plays a bird and a mother hummingbird.

Skuggle/Peregrine - Adult male, 20s, plays a squirrel and a bat.

Spider - Adult female, any age, plays a spider and acts as a shadow puppeteer

Raccoon - Adult male, any age, plays a raccoon and acts as a shadow puppeteer

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101 DALMATIANS (musical)
adapted by Martha King De Silva from the book by Dodie Smith, with music by Joan Cushing
1st Reh: 10/27/14. Tech: 11/14. 1st Preview: 11/19
Runs: 11/22 - 1/11/15 (6 Weeks)

seeking:

Actor 1 - Adult male, 20s-30s, plays Pongo. Tenor.

Actor 2 - Adult female, 20s-30s, plays Missis. Mezzo.

Actor 3 - Adult male, 20s, plays Lucky and others. Bari-tenor.

Actor 4 - Adult male, 20s, plays Roly-Poly and others. Bari-tenor.

Actor 5 - Adult female, 20s, plays Cadpig and others. Alto.

Actor 6 - Adult male, 20s-30s, plays Mr. Dearly and others. Tenor.

Actor 7 - Adult female, 20s-30s, plays Mrs. Dearly and others. Soprano.

Actor 8 - Adult female, 20s-40s, plays Cruella de Vil and others. Mezzo w/ belt.

Actor 9 - Adult male, any age, plays Jasper Baddun and others. Tenor.

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WILEY AND THE HAIRY MAN (musical)
by Suzan Zeder & Harry Pickens
1st Reh: 1/12/15. Tech: 1/30. 1st Preview: 2/4
Runs: 2/7 - 3/8/15 (5 Weeks)

seeking:

Wiley - Adult male who can play a boy of 9 or 10.

Mammy - Adult female, 20s-40s, plays a conjure woman, Wiley's mom

Dog - Adult male, any age, plays Wiley's old dog. Non-singer

Hairy Man - Adult male, 30s-50s, plays Wiley's big fear.

Chorus (4 actors) - Adult male/female playing various roles. Strong instrumental background required.

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SINBAD - THE UNTOLD TALE
by Charles Way
1st Reh: 3/16/15. Tech: 4/3. 1st Preview: 4/8
Runs: 4/11 - 5/31/15 (6 Weeks)

seeking:

Actor 1 - Adult female, 20s-40s, plays Jan Shah and others.

Actor 2 - Adult female, 20s, plays Ittifaq and others.

Actor 3 - Adult male, 20s-30s, plays Sinbad the porter.

Actor 4 - Adult male, 20s-40s, plays Sinbad the voyager and others.

Actor 5 - Adult male, any age, plays various ensemble roles

Actor 6 - Adult male, any age, plays various ensemble roles

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DOUBLE TROUBLE (musical)
adapted by David S. Craig from the book Lottie & Lisa by Eric Kästner
with music by Marc Shubring
1st Reh: 6/1/15. Tech: 6/19. 1st Preview: 6/24
Runs: 6/27 - 8/9/15 (6 Weeks)

seeking:

Actor 1 – Adult female to play a ten year old girl, Lisa Palfry

Actor 2 – Adult female to play a ten year old girl, Lottie Horn (Lisa’s identical twin)

Actor 3 – Adult female to play a young girl Steffie and older supporting roles

Actor 4 – Adult female to play a young girl Trudy and older supporting roles

Actor 5 – Adult female, any age, plays Gretel, The Old Lady, Annie, Irene

Actor 6 – Adult female, 20s-40s, plays Sophie Palfry (Lisa and Lottie’s mother)

Actor 7 – Adult male, 20s-40s, plays Arnold Horn (Lisa and Lottie’s father) and other supporting roles


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