LOOKING FOR LEROY - New Federal Theatre, Inc. Auditions

Posted: January 8, 2019

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LOOKING FOR LEROY - NYC EPA
New Federal Theatre, Inc.

AUDITION DATE
Fri, Jan 18, 2019
9:30 am - 5:30 pm (EST)
Lunch 1 to 2

CONTRACT
Transition $525/week

SEEKING
Equity actors for 2 available roles. Characters are African-American men. See breakdown.

All SM positions have been filled.

PREPARATION
One-minute contemporary monologue. Please bring a stapled picture and resume.

LOCATION
Castillo Theatre
543 W 42nd St
New York, NY 10036
Grunebaum Theatre (located downstairs)

PERSONNEL
Woodie King, Jr., producer
Larry Muhammad, playwright
Petronia Paley, director***
Lawrence Evans, casting director***
Bayo, Stage Manager***
***Personnel in attendance

OTHER DATES
First rehearsal: February 5, 2019
Opening: February 28, 2019
Closing: March 31, 2019

OTHER
Synopsis:

In this two-character play, a young theater intern and Leroi Jones/Amiri Baraka debate fundamental questions of theater, aesthetics, and artistic expression, weighing the added responsibility of artists of color.

EPA Procedures are in effect for 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
BARAKA:
African-American male, 60-70.

TAJ:
African-American male, 20's.


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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