Equity Principal Auditions
Monday, April 28, 2014
10am - 6pm
Lunch 1 - 2pm
SPT 6: $417 week/min
Lantern Theater Company
923 Ludlow Street
(10th and Ludlow)
Philadelphia, PA 19105
Actors (m/f). See Breakdown for details.
Please prepare one monologue up to three minutes long or two contrasting monologues equaling three minutes. There are no musicals; no music, please.
Please bring ONE copy of your headshot and resume, stapled together.
Artistic Director: Charles McMahon
Managing Director: Anne Shuff
Associate Artistic Director: Kathryn MacMillan
· A monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.
Call Lauren Tuvell @ 215.829.9002 x106 on Tue 4/22 11am-5pm & Thu 4/24 2pm-5pm ONLY. AEA Members w/o appointments will be seen as time permits.
Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.
Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW by William Shakespeare, directed by Charles McMahon.
First Rehearsal: 2/24/15. Run: 3/19/15-4/26/15.
All actors will play various ensemble roles in addition to these main roles.
Baptista (male, 50-60): Curtis, Haberdasher
Petruchio (male, 30-40): Confident and self assured, suitor to Katharina
Katharina (female, 25-35): Strong minded and sometimes violent
Bianca (female, 18-25): Younger sister to Katharina, pleasant, affable, and somewhat flirty
Lucentio (male, 18-25): Suitor to Bianca, clever, determined, callow
Grumio (male, 30-40): Servant to Petruchio
Tranio (male, 30-40): Servant to Lucentio
Hortensio (male, 40-50): Suitor to Bianca
Gremio (male, 50-60): Suitor to Bianca
THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES by John Nicholson & Steven Canny, adapted from Arthur Conan Doyle, directed by TBA.
First Rehearsal: 5/5/15. Run: 5/28/15-6/28/15.
The play is a fast moving ensemble piece with the three performers changing roles very quickly. Strong comic timing is a must.
Actor 1 (male): Holmes, Stapleton, Cecile Stapleton, Mr. Barrymore, Mrs. Barrymore, Yokel 3
Actor 2 (male): Watson, Yokel 1
Actor 3 (male): Sir Charles Baskerville, Sir Henry Baskerville, Mortimer, Cabbie, Yokel 2, Wise Yokel