Date of Audition
5779 North Ridge Avenue
Chicago , IL 60660
Monday, October 1st from 10am - 4pm
will be taken by the Equity office beginning Wednesday, September 26th at 9:30 AM. Call 312-641-0406 9:30 AM-12:30 PM and 3:00-4:30 PMonly.
> EPA Rules are in effect.
> A monitor will be provided.
Artistic Director Tara Mallen, Director Megan Carney, Casting Associate Stephanie Hurovitz and Playwright Lisa Dillman will attend with casting authority.
AMERICAN WEE-PIE: 1st Rehearsals December 3, 2012; Tech January 4, 2013; Runs January 14th thru February 16, 2013
THE ELECTRIC BABY: 1st Rehearsals April 8, 2013; Tech May 10, 2013; Runs May 20th thru June 22, 2013
Tier 1; actor minimum $218.75
Seeking Male and Female Actors for remainder of 2012-13 Season of The World Premiere of AMERICAN WEE-PIE and THE ELECTRIC BABY.
A breakdown has been added for this notice. See below.
Please prepare two contrasting monologues, one dramatic and one comic NOT to exceed four minutes total. Please bring headshot and resume.
Scripts available to be read at the AEA Chicago Office only, on the 3rd Floor at Reception.
AMERICAN WEE-PIE by Lisa Dillman
Directed by Megan Carney
THE ELECTRIC BABY by Stefanie Zadravec
Directed by Tara Mallen
Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend.
Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.
Linz: mid- to late 30s. An old high school acquaintance of Zed’s.
Zed: Male, mid- to late 30s. A textbook editor.
PAM: 40. Zed’s sister.
THE ELECTRIC BABY:
Natalia: 30's Romanian, Mother to the Electric Baby.
Helen Casey: 50’s-60’s Married to Reed.
Reed Casey: 50’s 60’s. Helen’s husband .
Ambimbola: 30’ss-40’s. Nigerian.. He is a cab driver, among other things.
Rozie: 20’s waitress and part-time escort. Off-beat, damaged.
Dan/Dave/Nurse: 20’s-30’s Dan stutters. He’s the nice guy a girl like Rozie won’t let herself date.