North Coast Repertory Theatre 2021-22 Season - Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 06.20.21)

 

North Coast Repertory Theatre 2021-22 Season - Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 06.20.21)

CATEGORY: Performer

North Coast Repertory Theatre
Solana Beach, CA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION


CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
SPT
$493 weekly minimum

PERSONNEL
Viewing auditions:
David Ellenstein, Artistic Director & Director of Ben Butler, The Homecoming, and The Remarkable Mr. Holmes
Christopher Williams, Casting Director & Director of Desperate Measures
Richard Baird, Director of Dancing Lessons
Nike Doukas, Director of The Outgoing Tide
Daniel Lincoln, Musical Director

OTHER DATES
See breakdown for production dates.

Those selected for callbacks will be notified throughout the season as shows are being cast. Callbacks are by invitation only and will be held throughout the season either remotely or in-person, depending on health restrictions.

OTHER
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 submit.

SEEKING
North Coast Rep is currently seeking Actors & Singers for Season 40. (See breakdown.) In lieu of in-person auditions, we will be accepting video submissions.

BREAKDOWN

Now seeking Actors and Singers for various roles. Performers of all ethnicities, genders and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

DANCING LESSONS
By Mark St. Germain
Directed by Richard Baird
First Rehearsal: August 10, 2021
First Performance: September 8, 2021
Closing: October 3, 2021
Possible extension through October 10, 2021 (must be available)

Cast:
Senga Quinn - female, Broadway dancer, attractive, broken, bitter, but not hopeless Ever Montgomery - male, a science professor THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST

BEN BUTLER
By Richard Strand
Directed by David Ellenstein
First Rehearsal: September 21, 2021
First Performance: October 20, 2021
Closing: November 14, 2021
Possible extension through November 28, 2021 (must be available)

Cast:
Major General Benjamin Butler - THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST
Lieutenant Kelly of the Union Army - white male, 30s, West Point grad, career Army man Shepard Mallory - African American male, 20s, runaway slave, witty, brash, smart
Major Cary of the Confederate Army - THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST

DESPERATE MEASURES
Book & Lyrics by Peter Kellogg
Music by David Friedman
Directed by Christopher Williams
First Rehearsal: December 14, 2021
First Performance: January 12, 2022
Closing: February 6, 2022
Possible extension through February 13, 2022 (must be available)

Cast:
Johnny Blood - a hot-headed young cowboy, 20s, TENOR
Father Morse - Franciscan priest, Irish, 40s-50s, BARITONE; also plays Big Swede in opening number & Bartender in saloon
Sheriff Martin Green - Mid to late 30s; BARITONE
Susanna aka Sister Mary Jo - a novice nun and Johnny’s sister, 20s, SOPRANO
Governor Von Richterhenkenpflichtgetruber - German, 40s-50s, BARITONE
Bella Rose - a saloon girl in love with Johnny, 20s, BELTER

THE HOMECOMING
By Harold Pinter
Directed by David Ellenstein
First Rehearsal: February 1, 2022 F
irst Performance: March 2, 2022
Closing: March 27, 2022
Possible extension through April 3, 2022 (must be available)

Cast:
ALL ROLES HAVE BEEN CAST

Max - male, 70, patriarch of the family, strong THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST
Lenny - male, 30s, menacing, a pimp of sorts THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST
Sam - male, 63, Max's brother, a chauffeur, weaker than the others THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST
Teddy - male, mid-30s to early 40’s, eldest son of Max, husband to Ruth, expatriot to
America, philosophy professor, father to 3 boys; practical, logical. THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST Ruth - female, early to mid 30s, wife of Teddy, former model, expatriot to America, mother of3 boys, enigmatic, mysterious, sensual, somewhat mysterious. THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST Joey - male, mid-20s to 30, youngest son of Max, works demolition and trains as a boxer; large, speaks little in conversation, childlike in some respect. THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST

FORBIDDEN BROADWAY’S GREATEST HITS
Created and Written by Gerard Alessandrini
Directed by William Selby
First Rehearsal: March 22, 2022
First Performance: April 20, 2022
Closing: May 15, 2022
Possible extension through May 22, 2022 (must be available)

Cast:
ALL ROLES HAVE BEEN CAST

Female 1: versatile comedic actor, impersonator, versatile vocal range - THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST
Female 2: versatile comedic actor, impersonator, versatile vocal range - THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST
Male 1: versatile comedic actor, impersonator, versatile vocal range - THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST Male 2: versatile comedic actor, impersonator, versatile vocal range - THIS ROLE HAS BEEN CAST

THE OUTGOING TIDE
By Bruce Graham
Directed by Nike Doukas
First Rehearsal:
First Performance: June 8, 2022
Closing: July 3, 2022
Possible extension through July 10, 2022 (must be available)

Cast:
Jack - 49, Gunner’s son, an office man, resigned to whatever might be happening in his life
Gunner - 70s, Jack’s father, a real Chesapeake man, still vibrant, sarcastic, but becoming more and more forgetful
Peg - Late 60s, Jack’s mother, energetic, good looking, frustrated but trying to preserve her family

THE REMARKABLE MR. HOLMES - World Premiere Musical
Book by Omri Schein and David Ellenstein
Lyrics by Omri Schein
Music by Daniel Lincoln
Directed by David Ellenstein
First Rehearsal:
First Performance: July 20, 2022
Closing: August 14, 2022
Possible extension through August 28, 2022 (must be available)

Cast:
Sherlock Holmes - 40s, the classic, famous detective
Sheila Watson - late 30s - early 40s, Dr. Watson’s sister, smart, brash, a female Sherlock of sorts
Actor 1 - plays Ms. Hudson, Mrs. Grecco, Mrs. Brown, Florist
Actor 2 - plays Inspector Lestrade, Music Hall Singer, Sea Captain
Actor 3 - plays Artemis, Constable, Dandy
Actor 4 - plays Gustav Von Schwanz, Murgatroyd Jr., Vendor, Doctor Graham McKenna
Actor 5 - plays Gerda Von Schwanz, Woman, Prostitute, Tibbens, Posh Woman
Actor 6 - plays Rosa, Poodle Woman, Phyllis, Newsboy
Actor 7 - plays Man, Grand Imam Faheem, Cardinal Lorcan McHugh, Lord Wyndbisquit, Reverend Buck Upton, Rabbi Pincus Plotkin
Note: Ensemble members must be versatile, comedic performers.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
Please send headshot & resume plus link to monologues and songs to casting@northcoastrep.org. Actors should prepare--For Non-Musicals: two contrasting monologues. For Musicals: one comedic monologue and a brief selection of a song (actor's choice). If you do not have access to accompaniment, you may select one of the songs at https://www.dropbox.com/sh/eic0xfrfi6ymgn4/AADEuN0MC_PQaKy5BlGrbqdNa?dl=0. Please include Name on video and links.

Deadline: 06/20/2021

SUBMIT TO
casting@northcoastrep.org

Union

AEA

SALARY

SPT $493 weekly minimum