Three Theatre to Partner to Cast Roles for Upcoming Productions
Penobscot Theatre Company, Acadia Repertory Theatre, and ImprovAcadia will jointly hold a general open call for union and non-union actors aged 18+ who wish to be considered for upcoming productions. Bangor Unified Auditions will be Saturday, March 29, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, at Penobscot Theatre Company's home at the Bangor Opera House, 131 Main Street, Bangor.
"We're delighted to host this first-of-its-kind collaboration and excited to see the talent residing within our region," said Bari Newport, Artistic Director of Penobscot Theatre Company.
Penobscot Theatre Company is casting adults for its upcoming production of THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW (performances June 12 -22) as well as musical and non-musical roles for the 2014-2015 season. AEA and non-AEA actors, new and returning to Penobscot Theatre Company, are encouraged to attend. For ROCKY HORROR SHOW, the company is seeking to cast the following roles: Riff-Raff, Eddie/Dr. Scott and three Phantoms. Actors interested in these parts should prepare their favorite classic rock song or a song from the show. Penobscot Theatre Company will hold youth auditions for the upcoming season, May 3-4 (additional information to follow).
Acadia Repertory Theatre produces a mix of comedies, dramas, mysteries and children's theatre throughout its summer season on Mount Desert Island. Acadia Rep is seeking male and female actors, including those willing to play a dual role as box office assistant/actor, and technical and performing interns. Those interested should prepare two contrasting monologues of their choice and be prepared to act out (not recite) a short children's story (e.g., The Three Little Pigs).
ImprovAcadia is a seasonal short-form improvisational theater that brings the best of Chicago to Bar Harbor, open seven nights a week during the height of the summer season. ImprovAcadia is looking for performers with at least one year of improvisational training and two years of performance experience. Its audition will consist of short-form improvisation and singing, and last 30-60 minutes depending on the size of the group.
To schedule an audition time, actors should email firstname.lastname@example.org and write "UNIFIEDS" in the subject line.Also, those wishing to be considered by ImprovAcadia should specifically indicate their interest in the body of the email. Actors should bring three copies of their headshots and resumes to the audition and sheet music if they plan to sing. An accompanist will be provided.
All positions at the three theatres are paid. Unified-Auditions.pdf