Chautauqua Theater Company 2019 – NYC EPA
Call Type: EPA
Sarah Wansley: Artistic Producer (in attendance)
Sarah Clare Corporandy, Managing Director
Personnel in attendance TBD.
Season Dates are June 10 – August 19.
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 for various roles. See breakdown .
All SM positions have been filled.
THE CHRISTIANS seeking Pastor Paul – M, 40s-50s, the head pastor at an evangelical megachurch, charismatic and thoughtful, any ethnicity Elizabeth – W, 30s-50s, Pastor Paul’s wife and a church leader, intelligent and reserved, any ethnicity Elder Jay – M, 50s-60s, a long time friend of Paul’s, a diplomat, any ethnicity
ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS
Francis Henshall – M. 30s, a working class bloke from Essex, Francis has voracious appetites and a heart of gold but is not always the brightest crayon in the box, any ethnicity
Harry Dangle – M, 60s, a crooked lawyer who tries to hide his working class roots, a little sleazy, any ethnicity
Charlie “the Duck” Clench – M, 50s Originally from London and now based in Brighton, a retired gangster. Always grinning but with a hint of menace, any ethnicity
HOW THE LIGHT GETS IN
Grace Wheeler (female, 40s, American, any ethnicity) — A travel writer who has never been anywhere. She volunteers as a docent at the Japanese Garden (but she isn’t Japanese). A homebody with a big heart.
Haruki Sakamoto (male, 40s, Japanese) — An architect who specializes in creating buildings set in natural spaces. Serious about his work, but always with a sense of humor.
ON THE EXHALE
Woman (female, 30s-50s, any ethnicity) – A women’s studies professor and a mom, struggling to make sense of the world after her son’s violent death. Her heart, her intellect and her gut are at war as she tries to find a way to heal.
Agent 355 Seeking female-identifying strong pop/rock vocalists and advanced musicians on guitar, cello, percussion and bass. Must play at least one instrument.
ANNA SMITH STRONG: (female, 20s-30s, any ethnicity) A clear leader and front woman, Anna is fiercely independent and ready to defend her honor at any cost. Doubles as British general JOHN SIMCOE.
ELIZABETH BURGIN: (female, 20s-30s, any ethnicity) Driven by a ceaseless sense of loyalty, Elizabeth has learned to manipulate societal stereotypes to achieve game-changing missions for the patriots. Doubles as Culper Ring member CALEB BREWSTER.
MARY WOODHULL: (female, 20s-30s, any ethnicity) An innkeeper, Mary is invested in fighting for her cause at all costs. Doubles as Culper Ring member ROBERT TOWNSEND.
Actors’ Equity New York Audition Center
165 W 46th St 16th Fl
New York, NY 10036
Monday, March 11, 2019
9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Lunch 1 to 2
WHAT TO PREPARE
Prepare a short monologue from post-1900 material. Those auditioning for Agent 355 (in ON THE EXHALE) please also prepare 16 bars of a rock song. Total audition time not to exceed 2 minutes. Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together.
Minors must be accompanied by an adult