THE MIRACLE WORKER and TWELFTH NIGHT - Alabama Shakespeare Festival Auditions

Posted: November 1, 2017

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THE MIRACLE WORKER and TWELFTH NIGHT - NYC Appointments
Alabama Shakespeare Festival


APPOINTMENTS
NYC Auditions will be held on an upcoming date TBD, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

CONTRACT
LORT Non-Rep LORT D Contract; $656/week min

SEEKING
ASF is casting a company of actors to play multiple roles in productions of The Miracle Worker and Twelfth Night to be performed in repertory. The breakdown lists some of the currently available roles in these plays. Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend. Note that contracts will run from February 6, 2018 through May 6. 2018

INSTRUCTIONS
For consideration, mail picture and resume to address below. EQUITY MEMBERS ONLY. SUBMISSIONS RECEIVED AFTER November 7 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. ****PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A HIGH SECURITY BUILDING AND DROP-OFFS ARE NOT POSSIBLE****

SUBMIT TO
ELISSA MYERS CASTING
421 7th Avenue
Suite 1011
ATTN: ASF REP SEASON, Role of _________
New York, NY 10001

PERSONNEL
Casting: Elissa Myers Casting

OTHER DATES
Contracts will run from February 6, 2018 through May 6. 2018

OTHER
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 submit.

BREAKDOWN
THE MIRACLE WORKER
Playwright: William Gibson
Director: James Bowen
First Rehearsal: February 6, 2018
Opens: March 9, 2018
Closes: May 6, 2018
[HELEN KELLER] (Female, 9-12) Both blind and deaf, she is trapped in her own world. Strong willed, fiercely intelligent and manipulative.
[ANNIE SULLIVAN] (Female, 20s) fiercely independent thinker, the beginnings of the modern woman, tightly wound emotionally, physically strong and comfortable with intimacy
[KATE KELLER] (Female, 30s) Warm, emotionally available, but controlled.
[CAPTAIN KELLER] (Male, 50s) Strong, opinionated, smart
[JAMES KELLER] (Male, 20s) the opposite of his father in every way
[VINEY] (Female, 30s – 50s, African-American) The Keller family’s servant. Stable and good-humored. Is a member of the family and loving toward the Keller children.
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TWELFTH NIGHT
Playwright: William Shakespeare
Director: Great Lambert
First Rehearsal: March 20, 2018
Opens: April 20, 2018
Closes: May 5, 2018
[ORSINO] (Male, 30s) Duke of Illyria, dramatic (in love with his unrequited love), thought by many handsome
[SEBASTIAN] (Male, 25-35) Boyish, handsome, twin to Viola
[SIR TOBY BELCH] (Male, 40s-50s) Olivia’s kinsman, loves fun and drink, large
[SIR ANDREW AGUECHEEK] (Male, 30s) thin, skittish
[MALVOLIO] (Male, 40s) steward to Olivia, severe, rigid, a kill-joy
[VIOLA] (Female, 25-35) twin to Sebastian, boyish, clever, witty
[OLIVIA] (Female, 25-30s) Countess of Illyria, a goddess, beautiful, graceful, in love with her own pain


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 submit.


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