Aida (Development Agreement) - NYC EPA (12.06.19)

Aida (Development Agreement) - NYC EPA (12.06.19)

CATEGORY: Performer

Producing Org TBD
New York, NY

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Call Type: EPA

CONTRACT
Development Agreement Tier 2;
$900/week

PERSONNEL
Director: Schele Williams
Choreographer: Camille A. Brown
Musical Director: TBD
Music: Elton John
Lyrics: Tim Rice
Book: David Henry Hwang
Casting: Tara Rubin Casting

Expected in attendance:
Tara Rubin or Felicia Rudolph, Casting Directors

OTHER DATES
Work Session: March 9 – 20, 2020

OTHER
EPA Procedures are in effect for this 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.

SEEKING
Equity actor/singers for various roles.

BREAKDOWN

Aida:
female, 18-25, a strong, beautiful, brave Nubian Princess, rebellious, who must become a leader for her people in captivity but is torn between her responsibility and new love for the Egyptian Captain, Radames. Daughter of Warrior Queen Amanishakheto. Vocal range top: G3-F5.

Radames:
male, 20-28, an Egyptian Captain and the son of Zoser. A strong, handsome, adventurous soldier who has to choose to between duty to his country and his love for Aida. Vocal range: G3-Ab5.

Amneris:
female, 18-25, a beautiful and underestimated Egyptian Princess, who loves to hold court. She is engaged to Radames but discovers what is means to be truly loved. Daughter of the Pharaoh. Vocal range: E3-F5.

Mereb:
male, 16-21, a young Nubian servant to Radames. He is quick witted and sly and wise beyond his years. He sees and hears everything. He is faithful to his Nubian heritage and befriends Aida upon her arrival to Egypt. Vocal range: G3-A5.

Zoser:
male, 45-55, the manipulative and Chief Minister. Nationalistic and power hungry. He is fearful of a rumored Nubian rise and ceasing any opportunity he can to elevate his son, Radames. Vocal range: D4-D5

Amanishakheto (Kandake):
female, 45-55, warrior Queen of Nubia. Demanding and a fierce leader. Mother to Aida. Vocal range G3- D5

We STRONGLY encourage actors of all cultural backgrounds to attend.

Union

EPA

Audition Information

Where

Pearl Studios NYC (519)
519 8th Ave
12th Fl
New York, NY 10018

WHEN
Friday, December 6, 2019
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Lunch 1:30 to 2:30

WHAT TO PREPARE

Please prepare a brief song from the gospel, R&B, pop or soul musical genres. An accompanist will be provided. Please bring a picture and resume stapled together.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult

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