Equity Principal Auditions
Monday, June 2, 2014
9:30 am-5:30 pm
(lunch 1:00-2:00 pm)
Philadelphia Theatre Company
Suzanne Roberts Theatre
480 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
(at Lombard Street)
Equity actors, male and female, for 2014-15 season. See breakdown for more information.
Prepare 1 or 2 brief contemporary monologues. All material should total no more than 3 minutes.
See breakdown for rehearsal, opening & closing dates.
EPA in New York City on Friday, June 6, 2014. (See separate listing for information.)
Theatre lobby will open at 9:00 for sign-in.
Producing Artistic Director: Sara Garonzik
Casting Director: Amy Dugas Brown
Amy Dugas Brown is expected to attend the auditions.
· A monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.
Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.
Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.
By Lisa D’Amour
Directed by Maria Mileaf
1st Rehearsal 9/16/14
1st Preview 10/10/14
Sharon – late 20s, early 30s, female, lower-middle-class, just out of rehab
Kenny – late 20s – early 30s, male, lower-middle class, just out of rehab (playwright gives him the most flexibility with age, he could be as old as Ben and Mary)
Ben – mid to late 30s, 40s, male, middle-class, Midwestern upbringing, Mary’s husband
Frank – male, late 70s –early 80s, spry, an old school 'doer' kind of guy who knows maintenance, handyman skill set
Mary – mid to late 30s, 40s, middle-class, Midwestern upbringing, Ben’s wife
by John Patrick Shanley
Directed by Mary B. Robinson
1st Rehearsal 11/4/14
1st Preview 11/28/14
Anthony – Son to Tony; about 42, with eyes of an intense dreamer
Rosemary – Daughter to Oeife, late 30s
Tony – Father to Anthony; wild old Irishman, about 75 or so, with sly eyes
Aoife (Oeife) – Mother to Rosemary; about 70, and in bad health, short of breath
Show # 3 TBD
1st Rehearsal 1/13/15
1st Preview 2/6/15
Co-production with Long Wharf Theatre
1st Rehearsal 2/24/15
1st Preview 3/25/15
1st Rehearsal PTC 4/21/15
1st Preview: 5/1/15
LENA. Black. Late 50s – early 60s.
TRAY. Black. 18 years old.
DEVINE. Black and Korean American. 9 years old.
MERRELL. Korean American. 36 years old.
JUNIOR. Black. 18 years old.
BROOKLYN COLLEGE STUDENT. Black. Early-20s. Played by JUNIOR actor.