Seattle Shakespeare Company 2019-2020 Season – Seattle EPA Day 1 of 2 (03.04.19)

Seattle Shakespeare Company 2019-2020 Season – Seattle EPA Day 1 of 2 (03.04.19)

CATEGORY: Performer

Seattle Shakespeare Festival
Seattle, WA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Call Type: EPA

CONTRACT
SPT
Minimum - $601/wk

PERSONNEL
George Mount, Artistic Director, Director for THE RIVALS
Annie Laureau, Director for THE TEMPEST
John Langs, Director for TROILUS & CRESSIDA

OTHER DATES
See breakdown

OTHER
www.seattleshakespeare.org

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.

SEEKING
Skilled verse actors for principal roles in our 2019-2020 Season.

BREAKDOWN

The Tempest
First rehearsal approx.: Sep. 17, 2019
October 18-November 10, 2019

ALONSO, King of Naples

SEBASTIAN, his Brother

PROSPERO, the right Duke of Milan

ANTONIO, his Brother, the usurping Duke of Milan

MIRANDA, Daughter to Prospero

ARIEL, an airy Spirit

CALIBAN, a savage and deformed Slave

FERDINAND, Son to the King of Naples

GONZALO, an honest old Counsellor

ADRIAN, FRANCISCO, Lords

TRINCULO, a Jester

STEPHANO, a drunken Butler

Master of a Ship, Boatswain, Mariners

IRIS, CERES, JUNO, Nymphs, Reapers, presented by Spirits

Other Spirits attending on Prospero

The Rivals
First rehearsal approx.: Dec. 10, 2019
January 10-February 2, 2020

Thomas, Sir Anthony’s coachman
Jack’s servant

LYDIA Languish, a provincial lady

Lucy, Lydia’s maid

JULIA Melville, Lydia’s friend and Sir Anthony’s ward

Mrs. MALAPROP, Lydia’s Aunt

Sir ANTHONY Absolute, a baronet

Captain JACK Absolute, his son

FAULKLAND, Jack’s friend

Bob ACRES, Jack’s friend, a country squire

Errand boy

Sir Lucius O’TRIGGER, an Irish gentleman

David, Bob Acres' servant

Troillus and Cressida
First rehearsal approx.: Feb 18, 2020
March 20-April 12, 2018

PRIAM, King of Troy

HECTOR, TROILUS, PARIS, DEIPHOBUS, & HELENUS, his Sons

ANDROMACHE, Wife to Hector

CASSANDRA, Daughter to Priam; a prophetess

MARGARELON, a Bastard Son of Priam

AENEAS, & ANTENOR, Trojan Commanders

CALCHAS, a Trojan Priest, taking part with the Greeks

CRESSIDA, Daughter to Calchas

PANDARUS, Uncle to Cressida

AGAMEMNON, the Grecian General

MENELAUS, his Brother

HELEN, Wife to Menelaus

ACHILLES, AJAX, ULYSSES, NESTOR, DIOMEDES, & PATROCLUS, Grecian Commanders

THERSITES, a deformed and scurrilous Grecian

ALEXANDER, Servant to Cressida

Servant to Troilus

Servant to Paris

Servant to Diomedes

Trojan and Greek Soldiers, and Attendants


Macbeth
First Rehearsal approx.: March 24, 2020
April 24-May 17, 2020

DUNCAN, King of Scotland

MALCOLM & DONALBAIN, his sons

MACBETH General of the King’s Army, afterwards King of Scotland

LADY MACBETH

BANQUO, General of the King’s army

FLEANCE, Son to Banquo

MACDUFF, LENNOX, ROSS, MENTEITH, ANGUS, & CAITHNESS, Noblemen of Scotland

LADY MACDUFF

HECATE and Three WITCHES

SIWARD, Earl of Northumberland, General of the English Forces

YOUNG SIWARD, his son

SEYTON, an Officer attending Macbeth

Boy, son to Macduff

An English doctor

A Scotch doctor

A Sergeant

A Porter

An old man

Gentlewoman attending on Lady Macbeth

Lords, Gentlemen, Officers, Soldiers, Murderers, Attendants, and Messengers

The Ghost of Banquo, and other Apparitions

APPOINTMENTS
Appointments made by email only, please contact casting@seattleshakespeare.org to reserve a time.

Union

EPA

Audition Information

Where

12th Avenue Arts
1620 12th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

2nd Floor Conference Room

WHEN
Monday, March 4, 2019
Monday, March 4, 2019 -6:00 PM

WHAT TO PREPARE

Please bring a hard copy of your headshot/resume. We will schedule auditions in 3-minute time periods. Please prepare two heightened text pieces (90-second maximum per piece), and at least one of them should be by Shakespeare. The second piece will only be seen at the auditors’ request, so please be ready but don’t assume that both pieces will be asked to be heard.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult

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