BURT & ME - Ivoryton Playhouse Foundation, Inc. Auditions

Posted: January 7, 2019

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BURT & ME - NYC EPA
Ivoryton Playhouse Foundation, Inc.

AUDITION DATE
Mon, Jan 14, 2019
9:30 am - 5:30 pm (EST)
Lunch 1 to 2

CONTRACT
SPT $500 minimum./week

SEEKING
Equity actor/singers for various roles. See breakdown.

PREPARATION
Prepare contrasting songs in the style of Burt Bacharach that show range, sophistication and personality.

Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together

LOCATION
Actors' Equity New York Audition Center
165 W 46th St
16th Fl
New York, NY 10036

PERSONNEL
Executive/Artistic Director: Jacqueline Hubbard (at the EPA)
Director/Choreographer: Brian Feehan
Musical Director: Michael Morris

Dan Nischan – Associate Artistic Director (at EPA)

OTHER DATES
First rehearsal: March 5th; First performance: March 20th; Close: April 7th, 2019.

OTHER
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.
An Equity Monitor will be provided.
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
BURT & ME
Seeking seven smart, contemporary singer/actors who can dance and/or move well and have the ability to hold harmonies for the musical BURT & ME.
Weaving the sophisticated music of Burt Bacharach, a couple reminisces about their relationship from high school to present day.
Needed:
JOE - (Tenor, A-A) Male, teens to late 40's. Any ethnicity. A very personable and charming romantic lead/narrator. Piano ability a plus but not required.
JERRY - (Tenor, A-G) - Male, teens to late 40's. Any ethnicity. Joe's best friend and sidekick. Believes himself to be quite the ladies man. Comedic actor with excellent timing and a strong falsetto to B.
MALE - Teens to late 40's. Any ethnicity. Versatile and personable actor to be part of the ensemble and play multiple smaller roles.
LACEY - (Mezzo Sop. w/ belt mix, A-G) Female, teens to late 40's. Any ethnicity. Personable and charming romantic lead.
SALLY - (Alto/Mezz mix, G-Eb). Female, teens to late 40's. Any ethnicity. Lacey's friend, Energetic and quirky young character actress with excellent comic timing.
WOMAN - Teens to late 40's. Any ethnicity. Versatile and personable actress to be part of the ensemble and play multiple smaller roles. Piano ability a plus but not required
1 MAN: (Baritone, G-E) mid 40's to mid 50's. Excellent sincere singer/actor to play multiple roles, including Joe's father.

Theatre’s mailing address: Ivoryton Playhouse, PO Box 458, Ivoryton CT 06442.


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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