Producing Org TBD
New York, NY
Staged Reading Code
Del Fidanque, Playwright/Director
2 Zoom Rehearsals and 1 Zoom Reading
Rehearsals: Wednesday, May 19, 2021,1PM-3:30PM EST and Friday, May 21, 2021, 1-3:30 PM EST
Zoom Reading: Tuesday, May 25, 1-3:00 PM EST (Call is for 12:30 PM EST)
WILLOW - Young Jewish man from Brooklyn refuses to become a lawyer or doctor and seeks a life of adventure on an off shore oil rig in Alaska. On his way to Prudhoe Bay, he meets and falls in love with Superhero Willow. Together they partner to make the world a better place.
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.
Ben: ALREADY CAST (Benjamin, Benjie) 20's NY Jewish Male, Innocent, Strives to do well in the world
Billy Ray/Nick, (Nicky): 20's Billy Ray: Would be Confederate Soldier, Anti-Semitic, Sexist. Nick: Step Brother to Willow. Kind, and humane
Willow: Any ethnicity female, 20's, Superhero
Shirley (Aunt Shirley): Any ethnicity 40’s-50’s Shirley is a no-nonsense middle-aged woman determined to bring her nephew Junk Food in Alaska.
Bernice: ALREADY CAST 50’s: Bernice is a doting Jewish Mother from Brooklyn.
Stage Directions Reader/The Voice: A woman, any ethnicity. Requires a deep rich voice for reading Stage Directions. The Voice is the spiritual presence of Julian of Norwich, 14th Century Mystic; first female writer to be published.
Please submit photo and resume for consideration. Please provide link to web site or 2 video clips (one dramatic, one comedic). Sides will be sent to actors that fit the roles.