Willow - Photo/Resume Request (Deadline 03.31.21)

Willow - Photo/Resume Request (Deadline 03.31.21)

CATEGORY: Performer

Producing Org TBD
New York, NY

Job Details

DESCRIPTION


CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
Staged Reading Code
$100 stipend

PERSONNEL
Del Fidanque, Playwright/Director

OTHER DATES
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)

OTHER
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.

SEEKING
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.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
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.

Deadline: 03/31/2021

SUBMIT TO
subm@optimum.net

Union

AEA