Big Cherry LLC
New York, NY
Call Type: EPA
Producer: Jeffrey Richards Director: Anna Shapiro Playwright: Tracey Letts Casting: Caparelliotis Casting
One or more of the following are expected in attendance from Caparelliotis Casting: David Caparelliotis, Josh Brown, Joe Gery
First Rehearsal: January 27, 2020
Tech: February 18, 2020
First Preview: February 25, 2020
Opening: March 15, 2020
Announced Close: June 14, 2020 Possible Extensions through July 19, 2020
Pursuant to the terms of a concession made to this employer's agreement, the employer has agreed that any Equity member who attends this call will have an opportunity to be seen.”
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.
An Equity Monitor will be provide
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All roles have been CAST.
Seeking Equity Actors for understudies.
All roles have been CAST.
SEEKING UNDERSTUDIES FOR THE FOLLOWING ROLES:
Mr. Peel: Male, 30s, earnest, a little cocky, recently moved to Big Cherry for his wife. The council’s newest member. Missed last week’s meeting because his mother passed away. Wants to know what happened at that meeting, but everyone on the council is withholding the minutes.
Mayor Superba: Male, 50s-60s, Mayor of Big Cherry, small town charisma, people like him.
Ms. Johnson; Female, 30s; One of the younger members of the council; no nonsense; the council’s secretary.
Mr. Blake: Male, 30s-50s; oily; probably drunk at the meeting; really wants the council to approve his proposal for the town’s annual festival involving a cage match with a man dressed up as Abraham Lincoln. He thinks this could be a great income generator for the city. Nobody agrees with him.
Mr. Breeding: Male, 30s-50s, a bulldog of a man, part of the old boys club, well connected.
Mr. Hanratty: Male, 40s-50s, fit, councilman who proposes handicap accessibility for the town’s fountain.
Mr. Assalone: Male, 40s-50s; brother of the sheriff; up to something.
Ms. Innes: Female, 60s, second longest serving councilperson; reads an overly long, well-intentioned statement that does not improve the situation.
Ms. Matz: Female, 40s-50s, loony, unorganized.
Mr. Oldfield: Male, 60-70s; Eldest and longest serving member on the council; both aloof and hardnosed.
Mr. Carp: Male, 40s-60s, folksy, interested in history; discovers a dark secret about the town of Big Cherry. Stands his ground on the moral implications of the discovery.
Pearl Studios NYC (500)
500 8th Ave
New York, NY 10018-6504
4th floor, #406. Check lobby upon arrival for any changes.
Monday, December 16, 2019
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Lunch 1:30 to 2:30
Actors should prepare contemporary monologues. No longer than 2 minutes in length.