Fences Day 1 of 2 - Lexington EPA (09.21.19)

Fences Day 1 of 2 - Lexington EPA (09.21.19)

CATEGORY: Performer

AthensWest Theatre Company
Lexington, KY

Job Details


Call Type: EPA

SPT 3 $343 Per week minimum per equity approval

Director Baron Kelly
Producing Artistic Director Bo List
Associate Artistic Director Mark Mozingo
Associate Producer Marianne Miller

August Wilson’s Fences begins rehearsals Monday, January 13, 2020, and runs at the Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center February 7- 23, 2020.

AthensWest Theatre Company, now in its fifth season, operates on an SPT3 contract with Actors’ Equity Association. Roles are available for both Equity and non-Equity performers, and non-Equity performers have the opportunity to earn EMC points through this production. All actors will be paid. For more information, go to www.athenswest.net

EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.

An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

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.

Actors for upcoming production of FENCES


actors of all ethnicities are encouraged to audition.

Troy Maxson, African-American male, 45-55 Former baseball star in the Negro Baseball League, now a sanitation worker.

Rose Maxson, African-American female, 45-55 Troy's wife and mother of his second child, Cory. Cory Maxson, African-American male, 17-23 Troy and Rose Maxsons’ son.

Lyons Maxson, African-American male, 30-40 Troy's son from a previous relationship, step-brother to Cory.

Gabriel Maxson, African-American male, 40-55 Troy's younger brother. Jim Bono, African-American male, 50-60 Troy's best friend.

Raynell Maxson, African-American female, 8-12 Troy's daughter, conceived with another woman while Troy was married to Rose.

Auditions by appointment only by emailing athenswestauditions@gmail.com.
Please include in your email which days and times you are available, as well as an indication as to whether or not you belong to Actors’ Equity Association. You will be emailed back with a confirmed appointment. Please note that actors must audition in person in order to be considered.



Audition Information


Schmidt Vocal Arts Center
412 Rose St
Lexington, KY 40506

The Schmidt Vocal Arts Center is located at the corner of Rose Street and Rose Lane, across the street from the Singletary Center for the Arts.

Saturday, September 21, 2019
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Callbacks: Monday, September 23 from 7- 10pm


The audition will consist of cold readings from the script. Please bring a resume and headshot. Auditionees interested in reading the play in advance may do so at the Lexington Downtown Public Library, 140 East Main Street, where the script is kept on reserve.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult


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