Pan Asian Repertory
New York, NY
Daybreak - NYC EPA / Updated (02.23.18)
Call Type: EPA
Tisa Chang Artistic Producing
Director by Joyce Van Dyke
Directed by Lucie Tiberghien
Lucie Tiberghien (Director), & Rosanne Ma (Senior Artist) will be in attendance at the EPA
Reh March 26, 2018
First public preview April 21, 2018 ;
Opening April 26, 2018
Close May 13, 2018
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.
Equity actor for one available roles. Other roles have been CAST, however, actors may be considered for possible replacements if needed. See breakdown.
BREAKDOWN / Updated (02.23.18)
DAYBREAK is a lyrical new play set in three time periods, that is inspired by the true stories of two women friends, survivors of the Armenian genocide, and using memory, dreams, and music, carries the story of these women and their families, into the 21st century future to celebrate love, beauty and the endurance of the human spirit. Throughout the play, dreams overtake the “reality” of the action, showing that the impact of genocide does not just break human bon, it ruptures time and space.
Victoria’s husband, a successful Armenian builder, 50 at the beginning, ages to 90. Doubles as THE VALI, the governor of the province of Kharpert, 50s.
The following roles have been CAST/ seeking possible replacements only
Armenian woman, a survivor of 1915 genocide ; 50 at the beginning of the play, ages to 130. Intense but self controlled.
The following roles have been CAST/ seeking possible replacements only.
Role CAST. Her Armenian friend, around age 40 and beautiful. She has enormous, charismatic vitality. Doubles as ROSE, Victoria’s daughter, a housewife, 40s.
Role CAST. A Turkish woman friend of Victoria, 30s/ GUZELL (Gü-ZĔL), a Turkish diplomat, 30s.
Role CAST. Varter’s ARemenian husband, a wealthy businessman, 30s. doubles as MATTHEW, Victoria’s great-grandson, a historian, 30s.
Role CAST. A researcher, 30s. doubles as RUBY, Shoshana’s daughter UN official, 30’s
Actors' Equity New York Audition Center
165 W 46th St
New York, NY 10036
WHEN Monday, February 26, 2018
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Lunch 1:30 to 2:30
Prefer Actors to bring in OWN MONOLOGUE of no more than 2 minutes ; Sides will also be provided at that auditions. Bring picture and resume.