BAY STREET THEATRE 2019 LORT SEASON - Bay Street Theater Auditions

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Bay Street Theater 2019 LORT Season - Sag Harbor, NY EPA
Bay Street Theater

AUDITION DATE
Sat, Feb 16, 2019
10:00 am - 6:00 pm (EST)
lunch tbd

CONTRACT
LORT Non-Rep LORT C; $873/week min

SEEKING
Equity actor/singers for various roles in the upcoming 2019 LORT Season. See breakdown.

PREPARATION
1 Contemporary Monologue, no longer than 2 minutes. For those who wish to demonstrate singing skill, prepare a one minute monologue and 16 bars of a song. Total audition time not to exceed 2 minutes. Bring picture and resume.

LOCATION
Bay Street Theater
1 Bay St
Sag Harbor, NY 11963-0022
Corner of Bay & Main St.

PERSONNEL
Expected at the EPA:
Scott Schwartz – Artistic Director
John Sullivan—Associate Producer

OTHER
An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of audition.
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.
Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

BREAKDOWN
2019 LORT SEASON
SAFE SPACE
By Alan Fox
Director— Jack O’Brien
Contract Dates: May 2, 2018 –JUNE 16, 2019
Judith Rose – 60 years old, Jewish, President of Alman College
Marcus Wood– 35 years old, African American, adjunct professor at Alman College
Jenny Oshiro – 20 year old, Japanese American, Sophmore at Alman College.
Understudies will not be employed for this production
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(Untitled World Premiere Play=Title TBD?)
By Wade Dooley
Director – Scott Schwartz
Contract Dates: May 30, 2019 -July 21, 2019
Irene—An Actress. Age 80. This role has been cast. Seeking future replacements and an understudy.
Wade—20s-30s. The Actress’s line prompter. This role has been cast. Seeking future replacements. Understudies will not be employed for this role.
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ANNIE GET YOUR GUN
Book by Herbert & Dorothy Fields
Music & Lyrics by Irving Berlin
Director –Sarna Lapine
Choreographer –
Contract Dates: July 4-August 25, 2019
Possible contract extension
Annie Oakley – Famous Sharpshooter, strong belter with a significant range, young backwoods character with self assurance and spunk who transforms from dirty illiterate to the star of the Buffalo Bill Show by virtue of her expert marksmanship and sunny disposition. Good comedic timing, and no inhibitions. Strong presence.
Frank Butler– Leading Man. The male star of the Buffalo Bill Show. Best marksmanship in the world – until Annie comes along. Lyric baritone. Strong actor, self assured bordering on conceited, strong command.
Dolly Tate – Frank Butler’s Assistant in Buffalo Bill show, good alto, obnoxious personality. Wild with jealousy over Annie’s success. Must be able to play “big character” without being “over the top”.
Charlie Davenport – Dolly Tate’s brother and chief critic, Manager of the Buffalo Bill Show. Seen it all roadie. Capable, direct, exasperated with the craziness of the tour. Strong comedic timing, sarcastic. Baritone.
Winnie Tate – Dolly’s pretty younger sister and chorus girl in the show. Falls in love with and marries Tommy Keeler. Dancer. Light belter
Tommy Keeler – Half Irish / Half Indian. Marries Winnie, much to Dolly’s dismay. Dancer. Light Baritone/Tenor.
Buffalo Bill Cody – Owner and emcee for the Buffalo Bill show. Retired Old West military man. Good baritone. Good showman personality.
Chief Sitting Bull – Wide old native American leader. Indian chief who adopts Annie Oakley, baritone. Dryly hilarious. Comedic timing a plus. Non Singing role.
Foster Wilson – Crusty old Hotel Manager, baritone, strong personality with dry wit. Non singing role.
Pawnee Bill – Owner of the Far East show, primary competitor of Buffalo Bill, Baritone. Good showman skills. A somewhat oily, less repectable version of Buffalo Bill.
Minnie, Jessie, Nellie – Annie Oakley’s backwoods sisters, strong singers and actresses (ages vary 7-15) should be able to show dry wit.
Little Jake – Annie Oakley’s brother, capable singer, good comedic timing (age 7-15)
Understudies will not be employed for this production
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Stage Managers
All productions have an PSM and ASM position. All positions are filed at this time. Stage managers may email their resumes and cover letters to John Sullivan, Associate Producer PO Box 810 Sag Harbor NY 11963 for future replacements.


Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to audition.


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