JOHN HENRY - Growing Stage Theatre for Young Audiences Inc. Auditions

Posted: January 7, 2019

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JOHN HENRY - NJ OPEN Call
Growing Stage Theatre for Young Audiences Inc.

AUDITION DATE
Wed, Jan 16, 2019
7:00 pm (EST)
Auditions begin at 7pm. End time is tbd

APPOINTMENTS
No appointments, actors seen on first come, first seen

CONTRACT
TYA Actor: $82.75 per performance

SEEKING
A world premiere adaptation of the classic African American folk hero JOHN HENRY. He is said to have worked as a "steel-driving man"—a man tasked with hammering a steel drill into rock to make holes for explosives to blast the rock in constructing a railroad tunnel.. Roles include JOHN HENRY; POLLY ANN - John Henry's wife; DAN FLYNN, John's Irish American friend and co-worker; AGNES BLIGH, Dan's fiancee. There will be 4 AEA contracts available.

PREPARATION
Performers will be reading from the script. Bring picture and resume.

LOCATION
Growing Stage
7 Ledgewood Ave
Rt 183
Netcong, NJ 07857-1101

PERSONNEL
Directed by Stephen L. Fredericks

OTHER DATES
JOHN HENRY: 1ST Rehearsal 01/21/2019; Opening 02/08/2019; Closing 02/10/2019*
*Weekday school performances still being scheduled.

OTHER
The Growing Stage Theatre is located in northwestern New Jersey and no regular mass transportation is available. Own transportation is strongly recommended.
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.


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