Staged Reading Guidelines
Male and Female Equity/non-Equity actors.
NY auditions will be held on an upcoming date TBD, by appointment only.
Deadline for submissions: 5/29
Three day rehearsals, Monday, June 16th, Wednesday, June 18th and Thursday, June 19th (11am to 4pm)
Performances: Friday, June 20th and Saturday, June 21st at 8pm
Sam Affoumado and The Playroom Theater, Co-Producers
Sam Affoumado, writer-director
Joan Racho-Jansen, stage manager
Email picture/resume ASAP for consideration.
Indicate in Subject line: UNDER WRAPS SUBMISSION and Name of Character you are submitting for
Javier Díaz-Johnson (DJ):
African-American or Afro-Latino male. Age: 40s. He is a suave and energetic high school History/Music teacher. Idealistic peacemaker. Strongly believes in the teachings of Howard Zinn.
Caucasian female of Spanish-Jewish heritage. Early 60s. She is an English teacher with endearing, motherly instincts. She loves to bake and read.
Apollonia Pitt (Apple):
African-American female. Age: 30s. A special education teacher. She is a woman with attitude and very long nails. (Chandra Wilson type.)
Caucasian male. Age: 30s. He is a gay, gym teacher. He likes to keep active and stay fit. He is kind-hearted, naïve and is always optimistic.
Caucasian male. Age: 29. An Art Teacher who has Tourette's Syndrome and occasionally stutters and barks. Begrudgingly, he now lives with his parents.
Caucasian female. Age: 30s. She was an efficient high school principal who was forced back into the classroom to teach Earth Science. She is a bit of an elitist and is DJ’s former colleague.
African-American male. Age: 40s. He is a likable guard who works for a private security company.