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BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY - Second Stage Theatre Auditions

Posted: January 28, 2015

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BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY - NYC EPA

Second Stage Theatre | New York, NY

Date of Audition:
2/10/2015




Call Type
Equity Principal

Time(s)
Equity Principal Auditions

Tuesday February 10, 2015
10 AM to 6 PM
lunch 1:30 to 2:30

Contract
Off Broadway
$781/week minimum salary

Location
Telsey + Company
311 West 43rd Street, 10th floor
New York, NY


Seeking
Equity actors for 4 understudies (3 men, 1 woman).

see breakdown.

Preparation
Actors will read from sides, provided at the audition.

Bring picture and resume, stapled together.

Other Dates
Dates: Currently running - see character descriptions for rehearsal start dates for these understudies
Closing: March 22 (possible extension thru April 12)

Other
Casting: Telsey + Company, William Cantler and Karyn Casl

Personnel
By: Stephen Adly Guirgis
Director: Austin Pendleton
Artistic Director: Carole Rothman
Executive Director: Casey Reitz
General Manager: Seth Shepsle
· EPA Rules are in effect.
· A monitor will be provided.
Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.
Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.


Breakdown

Seeking the following understudies:

POPS U/S
(first rehearsal March 3)
(Stephen McKinley Henderson). 50’s-60’s, African-American. The patriarch of the family. A retired cop and with a lawsuit against the city. Trying to keep whatever is left of his family intact.


JUNIOR/OSWALDO U/S
(first rehearsal March 17)
[JUNIOR] (Ron Cephas Jones) 40’s, Pops’ son and currently dating Lulu. Trying to work his way through life as best as he can. At odds with Pops and is perhaps doing some illegal activity to make a few bucks. Stuck at the moment. [OSWALDO] (Victor Almanzar) 30’s, Junior’s ex-con friend from rehab, crashing at Pop’s apartment. A troubled young man seeking comfort wherever he can find it. Fighting to stay sober. Alienated by his own family.


LIEUTENANT CARO
U/S (first rehearsal March 17)
(Michael Rispoli), 40’s-50’s, Italian-American. Has quickly climbed the ladder within the NYPD and is a future Deputy Commissioner. Engaged to Detective O’Conner. Trying to help Pops resolve a long fight with the department.


DETECTIVE O’CONNER/LULU/CHURCH LADY U/S
(first rehearsal March 17)
[DETECTIVE O’CONNER] (Elizabeth Canavan) 30’s-40’s, Pops’ former partner in the NYPD. Loves him dearly and wants the best for him. Caught between her ambitious fiancé and her mentor/father. [LULU] (Rosal Colón) 20’s-30’s, also staying at Pops’. Dating Junior and trying to find a way to make herself necessary in their lives. Huge heart, yet not the sharpest tool in the shed. [CHURCH LADY] (Liza Colón-Zayas) 30’s-40’s, may originally be from Brazil, a novitiate for the convent. Is holding dark secrets that suggest a complicated history. Trying to do the right thing, whatever that means to her.


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