Pinter Shorts: A KIND OF ALASKA and ONE FOR THE ROAD - National Asian American Theatre Company Auditions

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Pinter Shorts: A KIND OF ALASKA and ONE FOR THE ROAD - NYC EPA

National Asian American Theatre Company

AUDITION DATE

Mon, Dec 09, 2019
10:00 am - 6:00 pm (EST)
Lunch 1:30 to 2:30

CONTRACT

Mini $580

SEEKING

Equity actors for NAATCO's Double Bill of Two Pinter Shorts: A KIND OF ALASKA and ONE FOR THE ROAD.

Asian American actors strongly encouraged to audition.

The SM position has been filled. Still seeking an ASM. See separate notice on casting call for submission info.

PREPARATION

Actors will read from sides provided at the EPA. Bring picture and resume.

LOCATION

Ripley-Grier Studios (520)
520 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018-6507
Studio 16H. Check lobby upon arrival for any changes.

PERSONNEL

Director: Les Waters

Expected in attendance:
Artistic Producing Director: Mia Katigbak
Associate Producer: Peter Kim

OTHER DATES

First rehearsal: April 20, 2020
First preview: May 15
Opening: May 20
Closing: June 13, 2020

OTHER

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

There will likely be doubling of parts between the two plays.

A KIND OF ALASKA
(Inspired by Oliver Sacks' AWAKENINGS):
HORNBY: Male, early sixties, doctor. Under his care is Deborah, his sister-in-law, who has been in a coma for 30 years. He "wakes" her up medically.
PAULINE: Deborah's younger sister, married to Hornby, but estranged from him because of Hornby's devotion to Deborah's care.


ONE FOR THE ROAD

NICOLAS: Male, mid-40's. A government official; powerful, aggressive, perverse, brutal, charming, calm.
GILA: Female, 30's. Tortured by the government Nicolas represents.
VICTOR: Male, 30's. Married to Gila, also tortured.
NICKY: Male, 7-years-old. Victor and Gila's son.
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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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