Tent Theatre 2018 Season - NYC EPA
Call Type: EPA
URTA Tier 1;
Sarah Wiggin - Artistic Director
Heather Luellen - Musical Director
Mark Templeton - Managing Director
See breakdown for show dates
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.
An Equity Monitor will be provided.
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Equity actor/singers for various roles in the upcoming season.
First Day of Rehearsal 5.28.18,
Wade "Cry Baby" Walker:
B2 - Bb4. The leader of the gang known as the 'Drapes'. A misunderstood teen who acts like a rebel, but has a sensitive side.
Mrs. Cordelia Vernon-Williams:
C3 - Db5. Allison's protective Grandmother. She keeps many secrets from the other characters. Comedic.
THE DROWSY CHAPERONE
First Day of Rehearsal 6.25.18,
C3 - Ab4. The groom-to-be who is deeply in love with Janet. He is the token 1920s leading man – debonair, dashing, and a matinee idol. He is cheesy, cheerful, and optimistic. Must be able to tap dance and roller skate.
Man In Chair:
Musical theatre aficionado who mourns the end of the Golden Era. He narrates the show as he listens to the record on vinyl.
G3 - Db5. The air-headed, proper, and bossy host of the wedding.
The Drowsy Chaperone:
Janet's alcoholic confidante and friend; played by well-established stage actress Beatrice Stockwell. D5 – F3.
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
First Day of Rehearsal 6.11.18,
Long after most everyone else had gotten out of the Pirate business, the Black Stache stuck it out. Must be an excellent comedic actor who is comfortable with featured singing. Strong British accent. Strong singer, Baritone/Tenor up to G#
Lord Leonard Aster:
The very model of a Victorian English gentleman, loyal subject to the Queen, devoted father, faithful friend. Must have an excellent British accent. Baritone/Tenor 2 E’s & F’s
Female. Molly’s Nanny. A brave British widow with a big heart and a love of alliteration. A no- nonsense, good-time gal, who liked a rough shag and a quick drag too, back in the day. Must have excellent British and Scottish accents. Strong enough singer for a cappella solo. Mezzo.
All other roles have been cast.
Ripley-Grier Studios (520)
520 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018-6507
Thursday, March 8, 2018
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Lunch 1 to 2
Prepare a brief song in the style of any show in the season and a brief monologue. Total audition time should not exceed 1 and 1/2 minutes combined. Do not sing from the shows in the season. Bring sheet music in the appropriate key. An accompanist will be provided.