Theater Drama City and the Tokyo Broadcasting Service (TBS) have announced that they will be holding auditions for the Japanese touring production of Rent. The deadline for applications is Feb. 10.
The production is being adapted to the Japanese stage, and will be performed entirely in Japanese by Japanese actors.
Applicants should be at least 16 years old, up to their mid 30's, have a powerful voice for Rock and Soul, and be able to commit themselves to rehearsals beginning in July.
The tour will consist of about 80 shows nationwide and end in the middle of December.
Those who are interested should send two photographs (portrait and full length) along with a resume. The resume should include a detailed personal profile including height; weight; bust, waist and hip sizes; performing experience; notable skills; and areas of strength in terms of musical genres. Please include daytime and evening telephone numbers. Send to:
c/o Et cetera
Akasaka, Minato Ward
-- By Carter Witt