FUN HOME – Video Submission Request

American Stage Company (FL)
St Petersburg, FL

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
SPT
Cat 7; currently $530/wk

PERSONNEL
Book & Lyrics: Lisa Kron
Music: Jeanine Tesori
based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel Director: Karla Hartley
Producing Artistic Director: Stephanie Gularte

OTHER DATES
Rehearses 6/25/19-7/19/19 Runs 7/17/19-8/18/19

OTHER
Sides are available on the website: americanstage.org/auditions. Please follow the guidelines on that page for video submissions.

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
Seeking video submissions from actor/singers of all ethnicities for the roles of BRUCE, ROY/BOBBY JEREMY, HELEN and ADULT ALISON.

Sides are available on the website: americanstage.org/auditions. Please follow the guidelines on that page to submit a video audition.

BREAKDOWN
Seeking video submissions for

ALISON – Female, 43 years old. a cartoonist – narrator; now a self-aware adult, she is able to reflect insightfully on her own life and her relationship with her father before his tragic death

BRUCE BECHDEL – Male, 40’s-50’s, Alison’s father. High-school English teacher, funeral home director, spends his spare time on the historic restoration of his home; complex man with a hot temper as a result of years of repression; can be caring and attentive to his children but is also quick to anger

HELEN BECHDEL – Female, 40’s-50’s, Alison’s mother. Alison’s mother; frustrated, exhausted by her tumultuous marriage; has spent her life trying to be a good mother and wife while turning a blind eye to the irreverent activities of her husband

ROY/MARK/PETE/BOBBY JEREMY – Male, 20’s. Roy, a young man Bruce hires to do yard work; Pete, a mourner who visits the funeral home; Mark, a high school junior; Bobby Jeremy, the lead singer of a band in Alison’s imagination

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
Submit videos no later than 4/21

SUBMIT TO
auditions@americanstage.org

Jim Sorensen

American Stage
PO Box 1560
St Petersburg, FL 33731

Union

AEA