Plaza Theatrical Productions, Inc.
Salary: Pending Negotiations (plus LIRR railroad travel expenses and Uber transportation to/from local station and theatre)
Producer: Plaza AEA Productions, Inc.
Music: Richard Rodgers
Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II
Book: Joshua Logan, Oscar Hammerstein II
Director: Kevin Harrington (viewing auditions)
Choreographer: Merete Muenter (viewing auditions)
Musical Director: Alex Harrington (viewing auditions)
Casting Director: Jamibeth Margolis, CSA (viewing auditions)
Plaza AEA Productions, Executive Producer: Kevin Harrington
Plaza AEA Productions, Artistic Director: Bruce Rebold (viewing auditions)
Callbacks can begin Aug 10th - August 30 (throughout that time). Some will likely be virtual and final callbacks in person.
Rehearsal Dates: 9/20/21 – 10/1/21
Show Opens: 10/2/21
Show Closes: 10/24/21
Rehearsal Venue: NYC Rehearsal Studio Rehearsal/Performance Venue: Plaza Theatricals at Elmont Memorial Library Theatre, Elmont, NY (Long Island – a 30 minute Long Island Railroad Train Ride)
Please Visit: https://broadwaylongisland.com/ to learn more about this company based on Long Island and only a short train ride from midtown Manhattan.
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.
Synopsis: SOUTH PACIFIC follows the lives of U.S. military men, nurses and residents of a Polynesian island during World War II, based on James Michener's Tales of the South Pacific and featuring a score by Rodgers and Hammerstein.
SEEKING (the following chorus parts):
STEWPOT ABNER PROFESSOR HENRY SAILORS NURSES
Islanders, Officers, Sailors, Marines, Seabees and Soldiers
Performers of all ethnicities, races and gender identities are encouraged to audition.
Plaza is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a culturally diverse and equitable environment. Plaza does not discriminate in matters of employment, recruitment, admission or administration of any of its programs on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information. EOE
Singers: Please sing 16 bars of your choice from the traditional musical theater repertoire with your own accompaniment. Show off voice and range. Please state your name and the title of your song at the top of the video. As an alternative to singing a song of your choice, you may sing an excerpt from SOUTH PACIFIC. Sheet music, teaching tracks, and accompaniment tracks are accessible at https://www.dropbox.com/sh/o1ucpzguprffxr2/AAAkziWGAFNX8JukTsAv08tEa?dl=0.
The following link contains a teaching video for the dance combination - https://www.dropbox.com/sh/o1ucpzguprffxr2/AAAkziWGAFNX8JukTsAv08tEa?dl=0. Please record yourself dancing the combination. Please wear proper character shoes with a heel or sneakers/jazz shoes.
If you are using an iPhone to record, please be sure to film horizontally and in a well-lit space.
Please send the video, along with your photo/resume attached as a pdf in Vimeo or unlisted YouTube format to: casting.plazaAEA@gmail.com. In the subject line, please type: Your full name and the role for which you’d like to be considered.
Monday, August 2, 2021
LOA Salary: Pending Negotiations (plus LIRR railroad travel expenses and Uber transportation to/from local station and theatre)