Guys and Dolls - Los Angeles EPA (02.26.18)

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Guys and Dolls - Los Angeles EPA (02.26.18)

Theatre Under the Stars
Houston, TX

Job Details

CATEGORY

Performer

TITLE

Guys and Dolls - Los Angeles EPA (02.26.18)

DESCRIPTION

Call Type: EPA

CONTRACT
WCLO
Minimum - $1087/wk

PERSONNEL
In the room at this call: Nick Degruccio, Duncan Stewart

OTHER DATES
1st Rehearsal: On/About: May 22, 2018
1st Performance: On/About: June 12, 2018
Last Performance: On/About: June 24, 2018

OTHER
Artistic Director: Dan Knechtges
Music &Lyrics: Frank Loesser
Book: Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling
Director: Nick DeGruccico
Choreographer: Julio Agustin
Musical Director: Stephen Jones
Casting Director: Duncan Stewart, CSA of Stewart/Whitley

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.

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SEEKING
See breakdown.

BREAKDOWN

Please Note:

We are Casting a Latino-inspired production of Guys and Dolls with one performance in Spanish. Historically, there was a significant migration of Latin people coming to New York during the 1940’s and 1950’s. This immigration resulted in a proliferation of Latin night clubs and the very popular expansion of Latin entertainment into American society. We are looking for a cast who are conversational/well-versed in Spanish. A variety of characters will have accents and be able to ad-lib in Spanish.

[SKY MASTERSON] Male. Latino. Baritone B to Eb. 30’s - 40’s
Charismatic, cool and charming. Sky is a suave, intelligent, handsome and confident gambler who naturally commands others’ respect and attention, women love him and men want to be him.

[SARAH BROWN] Female. Caucasian. Soprano to High Ab. mid - late 20’s
Passionate, self-assured, principled, Sarah is initially a little too buttoned-up for her own good, beautiful, naïve about some things …underneath the Salvation Army uniform is a woman to be reckoned with

[NATHAN DETRIOT] Male. Latino. Baritone to High F. 35 – 50.
Strong comic actor. A funny, lovable rogue who is always slick-talking and struggling to stay one step ahead of the game beset upon on all sides-most importantly by his fiancée of 14 years, runs the local crap game.

[MISS ADELAIDE] Female. Latina. Mezzo to A3-E5. 30s to 40s.
Strong comic actress. The cold-stricken star of the Hot Box Review where she dances in very little and sings like a trumpet – with a heart as big as all of Nueva York, put-upon, not bright, classic show girl that’s long-suffering but always hopeful

[NICELY NICELY JOHNSON] Male. Latino. Tenor to high B flat. Late 20’s - 40’s.
Pal to Nathan Detroit, an irrepressible personality with a voracious appetite and boundless enthusiasm, comic, cheerful and likable. Brings the house down with “Rocking the Boat”

[BENNY SOUTHSTREET] Male. Latino. Baritone. D4-G5. Late 20’s – 50’s.
Upbeat, nervy, Nathan’s right hand man, loyal to a fault, a bulldog on guard…distinctively comic gambler with his heart on his sleeve

[HARRY THE HORSE] Male. Latino. 30’s - 50’s.
Side kick and mouthpiece to Big Jule, distinctive in character
Possibly very small in stature…

[BIG JULE] Male. Latino. Late 30’s +
Chicago gangster of such imposing size that his mere physical presence strikes fear into everyone. Powerful, intimidating, straight- talking bluntness.

[ARVIDE ABERNATHY] Male. Caucasian. Baritone. D4-F5. 60’s-early 70’s
Sarah’s grandfather Wise, warm and caring, harbours only the kindest intentions, nobody’s fool… wise to the ways of the world and the streets of New York…can have a brogue

[LT. BRANNIGAN] Male. Caucasian. 30’s-50’s
Hard-nosed, NYC detective, obsessive, the constant thorn in Nathan’s side, wise to the gangsters’ exploits, commands respect

[GENERAL MATILDA B CARTHWRIGHT] Female. Latina. Soprano to High C. 40 – 65
Powerful, matronly, no-nonsense and with a formidable presence

Union

EPA

Audition Information

Where

Third Street Dance
8558 W 3rd St
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Studio A (Audition) and Studio Z (Holding)

WHEN
Monday, February 26, 2018
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Lunch: 1:00PM - 2:00PM

WHAT TO PREPARE

Please prepare a brief cut of a contemporary Musical Theatre song befitting the style of the show. An accompanist will be provided. Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult

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