PEOPLE'S LIGHT & THEATRE COMPANY 2014-15 SEASON - People's Light & Theatre Company Auditions

Posted: February 19, 2014

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People’s Light & Theatre Company

- Equity Principal Auditions in PA by APPOINTMENT
People's Light & Theatre Company|Philadelphia, PA

Date of Audition:
3/7/2014


Call Type
Equity Principal

Time(s)
Equity Principal Auditions By Appointment
Friday, March 7, 2014
9 AM to 5 PM
lunch 1 to 2

Contract
LORT Non-Rep
Cat D; $600/week AEA minimum

Location
People's Light & Theatre Co.
39 Conestoga Road
Malvern, PA


Seeking
Equity actors and actors who sing for the 2014-15 season.

see breakdown

Preparation
Prepare either:
1) a brief contemporary monologue from a play (no TV or movie monologues please); OR
2) a brief uptempo song; OR
3) a one-minute contemporary monologue and 16 bars of an uptempo song.

If singing, bring sheet music; accompanist provided
Bring picture & resume, stapled together

Other Dates
Malvern, PA EPA: 3/7, 9am-5pm, at People's Light & Theatre
NYC EPA: 3/13, 9:30-5:30, at AEA
(see separate notices)

Other
**While email is preferred, If you do not have access to email/internet call 610-647-1900 ext 121.
AEA members without appointments seen as time permits.

Personnel
Abigail Adams, Artistic Director & CEO
Ellen Anderson, General Manager & CFO
Zak Berkman, Producing Director

Artistic Administrator attending audition:
Andrew Kane, Casting Associate

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

Appointments
AEA members: email desired time range to casting@peopleslight.org with “EPA 3/7” as subject. You will receive a confirmation email with timeslot.**

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

Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.


Breakdown

FENCES
Writer: August Wilson
Director: TBA
1st Rehearsal: 8/12/14
Runs: 9/13 - 10/5/14

Available Roles:

TROY, JIM BONO, LYONS, GABRIEL, CORY, RAYNELL

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ROW AFTER ROW
Writer: Jessica Dickey
Director: David Bradley
1st Rehearsal: 9/16/14
Runs: 10/18 - 11/9/14

Available Roles:

CAL, LEAH, TOM

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ARTHUR AND THE TALE OF THE RED DRAGON: A MUSICAL PANTO
Writer: Samantha Bellomo and Pete Pryor
Music and Lyrics: Michael Ogborn
Director: Pete Pryor
Musical Director: TBA
1st Rehearsal: 10/14/14
Runs: 11/22 - 1/4/15

Available Roles:

ARTHUR (M)- Our young intrepid hero. He is brave, loyal, and a little confused

PELLINORE/RED DRAGON (M/F)- A skilled physical clown who plays both the dotty Sir Pellinore and ½ of the fierce red dragon.

GRUMMOR/RED DRAGON (M/F)- A skilled physical clown who plays both the bombastic Sir Grummore and ½ of the fierce Red Dragon

SIR ECTOR (M)- Kay’s father and the man who raised Arthur. A caring man but restricted by court ideals and the way things should be. His intentions often get muddled.

MORGANA LE FEY (F)- An evil diva. Wants to control everything and most importantly destroy Arthur. She has magical powers over all men and owns the will of the red dragon.

ARCHIMEDES(M)- Merlin’s wise owl that looks after both Arthur and Merlin. Fastidious, exact and helpful in clearing up the inevitable confusion.

ISAAC THE STAG/ ACCOLON /GREEN KNIGHT (M)

SAL MONN THE FISH/BALIN/GUINEVERE (M/F)

ANTONIO THE BURRO/ VORTIMER/ LANCELOT (M)

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THE CHERRY ORCHARD
Writer: Anton Chekhov
Adaptor: Emily Mann
Director: Abigail Adams
1st Rehearsal: 1/13/15
Runs: 2/14 - 3/8/15

Available Roles:

TROFIMOV, YASHA, POSTMASTER, GUEST/SERVANT

*We are especially interested in actors who are also excellent musicians

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show TBA
Writer: TBA
Director: TBA
First Rehearsal: TBA
Opens: TBA
Closes: TBA

Available Roles: TBA

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BILOXI BLUES
Writer: Neil Simon
Director: Samantha Bellomo
1st Rehearsal: 3/31/15
Runs: 5/2 - 5/24/15

Available Roles:

SELRIDGE, WYKOWSKI, CARNEY, JEROME, EPSTEIN, HENNESSEY, ROWENA, DAISY

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HOW TO WRITE A NEW BOOK FOR THE BIBLE
Writer: Bill Cain
Director: Abigail Adams
1st Rehearsal: 5/1/15
Runs: 6/6 - 6/28/15

all roles have been CAST.

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STELLA & LOU
Writer: Bruce Graham
Director: Pete Pryor
1st Rehearsal: 6/16/15
Runs: 7/18 - 8/23/15

All roles have been CAST.

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None of the above mentioned roles will be understudied.


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