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Posted: April 27, 2011

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Denver Center Theatre Company, Geva Theatre Company and Cleveland Play House: 2011-12 Seasons

– Equity Principal Auditions

(various) LORT B, C, D *(see salary info under each theatre’s listing)

Casting Director: Paul Fouquet, Elissa Myers Casting

Equity Principal Auditions:

Wednesday, May 4, 2011at the Actors' Equity Audition Center

9:30 AM — 5:30 PM165 West 46th Street, 2nd Floor

Lunch from 1 - 2.New York, NY

NOTE: Only Equity Members will be seen at this call.

Prepare either: 1) a brief contemporary monologue; 2) a brief song; or 3) a one minute monologue and 16 bars of a song. If singing, bring sheet music in correct key; accompanist provided but may not transpose.

Bring 3 (THREE) copies of your picture and resume, each stapled together.

Seeking Equity Performers for the 2011-12 Seasons for the following theatres:

Denver Center Theatre Company

(Denver, CO). LORT B, C and D; $765, $710 and $566/week minimums

Artistic Director: Kent Thompson

Associate Artistic Director: Bruce K. Sevy

Cleveland Play House

(Cleveland, OH) LORT C; $710/week minimum

General Manager: Merlin DeTardo

Geva Theatre

(Rochester, NY) LORT B; $765/week minimum

Artistic Director: Mark Cuddy

Executive Director: Tom Parrish

Company Manager: Julie Madonia



DENVER CENTER THEATRE COMPANY 2011-12 SEASON – BREAKDOWN

Seeking male and female actors and actors who sing for a variety of roles for the DCTC's 2011-2012 season:

THE LIAR

adapted by David Ives from the comedy by Pierre Corneille

Directed by Kent Thompson

1streh 8/16/11. Runs: 9/16/11 - 10/16/11

Seeking:

Dorante:A young man just arrived in Paris.

Geronte:Dorante's father.

Cliton:Dorante's servant.

Clarice:A young lady of Paris.

Lucrece:Clarice's best friend.

Alcippe:Clarice's secret fiance.

Philiste:Alcippe's friend.

Isabelle:Vivacious servant to Lucrece.

Sabine:Puritanical servant to Clarice. Note: Isabelle and Sabine are played by the same actress.


TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD

by Christopher Sergel based upon the novel by Harper Lee

Directed by Sabin Epstein

1streh 8/30/11. Runs: 9/30/11 - 10/30/11

All roles available.


AMERICAN NIGHT: THE BALLAD OF JUAN JOSE

by Richard Montoya for Culture Clash

Directed by Sam Woodhouse

1streh 9/6/11. Runs: 10/7/11 - 11/20/11

Seeking:

Actor #1:Juan Jose

Actor #2:Mexican Revolutionary, Cowboy band, Bad Cop, Mexican Officer Couto, Kyle the Bear, Mexican man, Hobo#2, Bob, Man in Turban, Audience, ICE, Shark, Juan Corona, Ronnie Burke

Actor #3:Dona Tencha, Cowboy Band, Bad Cop, Border Patrol Officer, Teddy Roosevelt, Hobo #1, Foley Man/Mr. Kishi, Sheriff Joe, Audience/ICE, Sumo Wrestler, Cuban Radio Host, Abelardo, Sect Wmn #1, Neil Diamond

Actor #4:Harry Bridges, Mormon, Nicholas Trist, Lewis Explorer #2, KKK, Announcer, Madrigal Singer, ICE, Fidel Castro

Actor #5:Ben Pettus, St. Adrian, Priest, Hop Ling, Ben, Madrigal Singer, Jackie Robinson, Postal Worker, African-American Man #1,George Washington, Sect Woman #2

Actor #6:Jonny Yamamori, Mormon, Calvary Officer, Officer Blanchard, Asian Man, Audience/ ICE, Game Show Host, Sect Woman #3

Actor #7:Lydia, Cowboy Band, Mexican Official, Luis Cervas, Sacajawea, Railera, Ralfie Lazo, Joan Baez, Young Latina, Audience/ICE

Actor #8:Mrs. Finney, Calvary Officer, Clark Explorer #1, KKK Mom, Lt. Seguin, Woody Guthrie, Audience/ICE, Spokes model, Shark

Actor #9:Viola Pettus, Border Patrol Officer, Madrigal Singer, Emmett Till, African-American #2, Audience/ICE, Ben Franklin, Celia Cruz


THE ADVENTURES BY TOM SAWYER

by Laura Eason adapted from the novel by Mark Twain

Directed by Jane Page

1streh 10/4/11. Runs: 11/11/11 - 12/18/11

Seeking:

Actor #1:Joe Harper, also plays Townsperson 1, Lawyer for the Defense, and Accomplice

Actor #2:Becky Thatcher

Actor #3:Sid Sawyer, also plays Doc Robinson, and Lawyer for the Prosecution.

Actor #4:Muff Potter, also plays Widow's Brother.

Actor #5:Injun Joe, also plays School Master and Minister.

Actor #6:Tom Sawyer.

Actor #7:Huckleberry Finn, also plays Townsperson 2.

Actor #8:Aunt Polly, also plays Widow Douglas.


A CHRISTMAS CAROL

by Charles Dickens, adapted for the stage by Richard Hellesen, music by David de Berry

Directed by Bruce K. Sevy

1streh 11/1/11. Runs: 11/25/11 - 12/24/11

All roles available.


THE WHALE

by Samuel D. Hunter

Directed by Hal Brooks

1streh 12/6/11. Runs: 1/13/12 - 2/19/12

Seeking:

Charlie:Early to mid 40s, male, weighing around 600 pounds.


Liz:Early to mid 40s, female.

Elder Thomas:19, male.

Ellie:17, female.

Mary:Early 40s, female.


TWO THINGS YOU DON'T TALK ABOUT AT DINNER

by Lisa Loomer

Directed by Wendy C. Goldberg

1streh 12/13/11. Runs: 1/20/12 - 2/19/12

Seeking:

Myriam:55, funny, self deprecating, warm, loving, smart, angry, a great big personality. Most of what she says, she says with a smile, lightly and with good humor…except when it comes to Israel.

Jack:70, Myriam's husband, a lawyer, a good man, genial, likes things to go smoothly.

Nikki:30s, Myriam's daughter, half African-American/half white, theater director, smart, politically correct and earnest.

Ginny:40s or 50s, Christian, likes to laugh, says what she thinks, no filter.

Christopher:Early 20s, Ginny's son, trying to be a Buddhist.

Josh:Late 40s or early 50s, son of Holocaust survivors, Zionist, a no-nonsense lawyer.

Kimiko:Josh's wife, 30s, Japanese, a converted Jew, smart, anxious to do it right.

Rachelle:Late teens or early twenties, Josh's daughter, bright, open, caring, but a mess.


Dan:40s or 50s, a wry secular humanist, TV writer and member of Narcotics Anonymous.

Alice:50s, Dan's wife, a feminist, a person of peace, always right.

Mabel:10, Alice and Dan's Chinese daughter, sensitive but direct.

Lupe:40s, Mexican, a housekeeper for too long, smart, wry, used to Liberals.

Sam:50s; Arab-American, teaches history, well spoken, looks like he could be Myriam's brother. Peaceful, reasonable, good sense of humor, and sitting on a fury.


THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

by William Shakespeare

Directed by Kent Thompson

1streh 12/27/11. Runs: 1/27/12 - 2/26/12

All roles available.


SHOW TBA

1streh 2/14/12. Runs: 3/16/12 - 4/29/12

All roles available


RING OF FIRE:THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH

created by Richard Maltby, Jr.

Conceived by William Meade

Directed by Jason Edwards

1streh 2/21/12. Runs: 3/23/12 - 5/13/12

Seeking:

Man #1:Late 30s to mid 40s, Johnny Cash type but not impersonating; high-baritone to medium-bass singing range; should be able to play guitar.

Man #2:Early 40s to early 50s, otherwise same as Man #1.

Woman #1:Mid 30s to mid 40s, June Carter type, high rock belt but also able to sing a sweet ballad sound; able to sing both country rock style to pure country style, “leading lady” type but also very natural, down-home sensibility with genuine southern charm, confident stage presence, should be able to play simple three-chord guitar pieces.

Woman #2:Early 40s to late 40s, otherwise same as Woman #1


HEARTBREAK HOUSE

by George Bernard Shaw

Directed by Bruce K. Sevy

1streh 2/28/12. Runs: 3/30/12 - 4/30/12

All roles available.


GEVA THEATRE CENTER 2011-12 SEASON – BREAKDOWN

ON GOLDEN POND

Mainstage Production LORT B

Author: Ernest Thompson

Director: Skip Greer

1st Reh: 8/9/11. Runs: 9/10/11 – 10/2/11

Seeking:

Norman Thayer, Jr., Ethel Thayer, Charlie Martin, Chelsea Thayer Wayne, Billy Ray, Bill Ray


DRACULA (Co-Production with Indiana Repertory Theatre)

Mainstage Production LORT B

Author: Steven Dietz from the Novel by Bram Stoker

Director: Peter Amster

1stReh: 10/4/11. Runs: 10/15/11 – 11/13/11

To Be Cast by the Indiana Repertory Theatre


A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Mainstage Production LORT B

Author: Charles Dickens; adapted by Mark Cuddy; Music and Lyrics by Gregg Coffin

Director: Mark Cuddy

1st Reh: 11/1/11. Runs: 11/1/11 – 12/24/11

Seeking:

Ebenezer Scrooge

Bob Cratchit/Dick Wilkins/Miner/Undertaker’s Man

Fred/Apprentice Ebenezer/Young Husband

Sub Gent/Marley/Schoolmaster/Fezziwig Party Guest/Topper

Fezziwig/Present/Sailor/Businessman

Belle/Fred’s Wife (Ginger)/Martha/Young Wife

Mrs Fezziwig/Mrs Cratchit/Mrs Dilber


PERFECT WEDDING

Mainstage Production LORT B

Author: Robin Hawdon

Director: Bruce Jordan

1st reh: 12/13/11. Runs: 1/14/12 – 2/12/2

Seeking:

Rachel, Bill, Tom, Judy, Julie, Daphne


A RAISIN IN THE SUN

Mainstage Production LORT B

Author: Lorraine Hansberry

Director: TBA

1st Reh: 1/24/12. Runs: 2/25/12 – 3/25/12

Seeking:

Ruth Younger, Travis Younger, Walter Lee Younger (Brother), Beneatha Younger, Lena Younger (Mama), Joseph Asagai, George Murchison, Karl Lindner, Bobo, Moving Men


SUPERIOR DONUTS

Mainstage Production LORT B

Author: Tracy Letts

Director: Mark Cuddy

1st Reh: 3/9/12. Runs: 4/7/12 – 4/29/12

Seeking:

Max Tarasov, Officer Randy Osteen, Officer James Bailey, Lady Boyle, Franco Wicks, Luther Flynn, Kevin Magee, Kiril Ivakin


COMPANY

Author: George Furth

Music and Lyrics by Steven Sondheim

Director: Mark Cuddy

1st Reh: 4/17/12. Runs: 5/12/12 – 6/17/12

Seeking:

Sarah, Harry, Susan, Peter, Jenny, David, Amy, Paul, Joanne, Larry, Martha, Kathy, April (all also play as Company)


CLEVELAND PLAY HOUSE 2011-12 SEASON – BREAKDOWN

GALILEO

by Bertolt Brecht

Directed by Michael Edwards.

1stReh: 8/23/11. Runs: 9/21/11 – 10/9/11

Seeking:

Bursar, Sagredo, Cardinal Inquisitor, Federzoni, Little Monk, Signora Sarti.


DADDY LONG LEGS

by John Caird and Paul Gordon

Directed by John Caird.

1STReh: 10/18/11. Runs: 10/26/11 – 11/13/11

All roles have been CAST.


THE GAME’S AFOOT, OR HOLMES FOR THE HOLIDAYS

A new play by Ken Ludwig. Directed by Aaron Posner.

1STReh: 11/1/11. Runs: 11/30/11 – 12/23/11

Seeking:

William Gillette:40s, acclaimed actor, shares many traits with his famous character Sherlock Holmes, strikingly handsome, good-humored, and full of life

Simon Bright:25, sweet, enthusiastic, good-natured and affectionate, actor

Inspector Goring:40-50, wry, knowing, imperturbable, the sort of person who can find you out when you're lying

Martha Gillete:70s, Williams mother, vague and indecisive, seems innocent and forgetful

Madge Geisel:40s, married to Felix, flamboyant, wry, “smart-mouthed gal about town”, actress

Aggie Wheeler:25, beautiful, bright-eyed, full of spunk, affectionate and good-natured, Simon's girlfriend, actress

Daria Chase:30s-40s, bluntly harsh journalist and critic, glamorous, full of show-biz cattiness, eye-catching, admired even when not liked


TEN CHIMNEYS

by Jeffrey Hatcher. Directed by Michael Bloom.

1STReh: 12/12/11. Runs: 1/18/12 – 2/12/12

Seeking:

Alfred Lunt, Lynn Fontanne, Uta Hagen, Hattie Sederholm, Sydney Greenstreet, Carl Sederholm, Louise Greene.


RADIO GOLF

by August Wilson. Directed by Lou Bellamy.

1STReh: 2/7/12. Runs: 2/15/12 – 3/4/12

This is a co-production, originating at Indiana Repertory Theatre before moving to Cleveland.

All roles have been cast.


RED

by John Logan. Directed by Anders Cato.

1STReh: 3/13/12. Runs: 3/21/12 – 4/8/12

This is a co-production, originating at George Street Playhouse before moving to Cleveland.

Seeking:

Mark Rothko, Ken.


IN THE NEXT ROOM, OR THE VIBRATOR PLAY

by Sarah Ruhl. Directed by Laura Kepley.

1STReh: 3/20/12. Runs: 4/18/12 – 5/13/12

Seeking:

Dr. Givings, Catherine Givings, Sabrina Daldry, Annie, Leo Irving, Elizabeth, Mr. Daldry.



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