Porthouse Theatre 2019 Season – NYC EPA
Call Type: EPA
Tier 2; $654.00/week min
Eric van Baars, Executive Producer and Director and Terri Kent, Producing Artistic Director and Director and Jennifer Korecki, Music Director will be at auditions
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.
An Equity Monitor will be provided.
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.
Equity actors and actor/singers for various roles in the upcoming 2019 Season.
Also seeking an Equity PSM. See separate notice on Casting Call for info.
MAN OF LA MANCHA
1st Reh: 05/28/19.
Runs: 06/13 -06/29/19
All roles available.
Aldonza — (also Dulcinea)
Antonia — Alonso’s niece
Fermina — Moorish Girl dancer (a Serving Girl)
Maria — innkeeper’s wife
Housekeeper — employee of Alonso
Miguel de Cervantes (also Don Quixote and Alonso Quijana) Sancho Panza —(aslo Cervantes’ Manservant)
Dr. Sanson Carrasco — (also Antonia’s fiancé and Knight of the Mirrors) Innkeeper
Captain of the Inquisition — played by a prisoner
Governor — played by a prisoner
The Duke — played by a prisoner
Four Attendants to the Knight — played by prisoners
Seven Muleteers: Jose, Tenorio, Paco, Juan, Anselmo, Pedro and a Guitar Player — prisoners Moorish Girl (Dancer)
Men of the Inquisition
1st Reh: 06/18/19.
Runs: 07/4 -07/20/19
All roles available.
A talented Yiddish immigrant who struggles through his various jobs. An optimistically talented and imaginative physical comedian. Gender: Male, Age: 20 to 40, Vocal range top: G4, Vocal range bottom: Ab2.
Tr (teddy Roosevelt):
A naval commander who becomes the youngest man ever elected President of the United States. Spunky and likable with plenty of bravado and military flair. Gender: Male, Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: Ab4, Vocal range bottom: G2.
Florenz Ziegfield’s enigmatic and gorgeous first wife and the star of the Follies. An intimate and coyly sexual French woman with definite stage presence. Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 30, Vocal range top: G#5, Vocal range bottom: G#3.
A black domestic based on Ziegfeld’s pioneering male star, Bert Williams. She dreams of being an actress but constantly finds herself alone in the world. Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 40, Vocal range top: G5, Vocal range bottom: E3.
An immigrant, feminist, and socialist who revolts against government and the rich. Passionate and powerful with the natural ability of public speaking. Gender: Female, Age: 30 to 50, Vocal range top: Eb5, Vocal range bottom: G3. ———————————————————————————————————
THE MUSIC MAN
1st Reh: 07/19/19.
Runs: 07/25 -08/11/19
All roles available.
A traveling salesmen who is on to Harold Hill’s schemes. Tirelessy attempts to prove to everyone the true con man behind Harold Hill. Gender: Male, Age: 25 to 45.
Our story’s unsuspecting protagonist. A con man, traveling under the auspices of a salesman, he
eventually falls in love with Marian Paroo. Charismatic and charming. Gender: Male, Age: 25 to 35. Vocal range top: F4, Vocal range bottom: Ab2.
A blustery politician who is all too “self-important.” Begrudgingly married to Eulalie, he is skeptical of the town rumor mill. Gender: Male, Age: 50 to 60.
A member of the quartet formed by Harold Hill with a tenor voice. Ewart is married to Maude Dunlop. Gender: Male, Age: 25 to 45, Vocal range top: F5, Vocal range bottom: F3.
A baritone in the quartet formed by Hill. Oliver is married to Alma Hix. Gender: Male, Age: 25 to 45, Vocal range top: F4, Vocal range bottom: B2.
Jacey Squires: The highest tenor in the quartet. Married to Mrs. Squires. Gender: Male, Age: 25 to 45 Vocal range top: C5, Vocal range bottom: C3.
A citizen of River City and the bass of the quartet formed by Harold Hill. Gender: Male Age: 25 to 45, Vocal range top: C4, Vocal range bottom: F2.
Harold’s chummy old friend and former con man, he now lives in River City and is trying to settle down. Gender: Male, Age: 30 to 40, Vocal range top: A4, Vocal range bottom: G2
An attractive, young man from the wrong side of town. He is secretly courting Zaneeta. Gender: Male, Age: 15 to 20.
The stuff town librarian and music teacher. She is an attractive young lady who eventually falls for Harold Hill. Stuck up. Curious. Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 30, Vocal range top: A5, Vocal range bottom: G3.
Cheerful and always plotting. An Irish widow and mother to Marian and Winthrop. Gender: Female, Age: 45 to 60, Vocal range top: Eb5, Vocal range bottom: Ab3
A slightly bratty piano student of Marion Paroo. Gender: Female, Age: 8 to 12, Vocal range top: E5, Vocal range bottom: C4.
Marian’s baby brother, he is very shy because of a noticeable lisp. Embraces Harold Hill and the marching band. Gender: Male, Age: 8 to 12, Vocal range top: Eb5, Vocal range bottom: C4.
Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn:
Mayor Shinn’s peacock wife. A serial gossiper and snob, she has trouble keeping her opinions to herself. Gender: Female, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: D5, Vocal range bottom: D4.
The Mayor’s fresh-faced daughter who is in love with Tommy. Sweet and outgoing. Appears to be daffy at times. Gender: Female, Age: 14 to 18
A “Pick-a-Little Lady” married to Oliver Hix. Gender: Female, Age: 25 to 45
A “Pick-a-Little Lady” married to Ewart Dunlop. Gender: Female, Age: 25 to 45
A comical “Pick-a-Little Lady,” and Marcellus Washburn’s girlfriend. Gender: Female Age: 25 to 40.
A “Pick-a-Little Lady” married to Jacey Squires. Gender: Female, Age: 25 to 45.
Actors’ Equity New York Audition Center
165 W 46th St
New York, NY 10036
Friday, January 18, 2019
9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Lunch 1 to 2
WHAT TO PREPARE
Please prepare a brief song in the style of the season’s shows. Please have a contrasting song selection ready, if asked. Auditioning performers may sing from the shows. Please bring sheet music in your key. An accompanist will be provided. Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together.
Minors must be accompanied by an adult