Whisper’s Gone – Philadelphia PA EPA (04.18.19)

Theatre Exile
Philadelphia, PA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Call Type: EPA

CONTRACT
SPT
Category 3; $344/week min

PERSONNEL
Casting Director: Dan O’Neil (in attendance) by MJ Kaufman
Directed by Rebecca Wright

OTHER DATES
First Rehearsal: June 3, 2019
Performance Run: June 22-30, 2019

OTHER
Actors’ Equity members may contact the casting director via email at casting@theatreexile.org if any questions.

An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

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.

SEEKING
Some roles have already been cast. Seeking Equity actors for a few roles. See breakdown.

BREAKDOWN

This play will be performed outdoors in parks around South Philadelphia

Synopsis:
Nine-year-old Bailey is having a really fun summer until her older sibling Whisper disappears. Camp counselors and parents are thrown into confusion but Bailey knows where Whisper went. It all has to do with a top-secret time travel mission. Does she know enough about time-travel to find them? The funny and heartwarming story of Whisper’s Gone touches on family dynamics, divorce, growing up transgender, sibling loyalty, and, of course, time-travel.

Roles:
BAILEY (Already Cast)
Female, Nine, Tomboy. Any ethnicity.

WHISPER
Genderqueer, Eleven, Bailey’s sibling. Any ethnicity.

MRS. WINTERSTONE/PARK VOLUNTEER (Already Cast) Female, Any age, Any ethnicity.

MOM / JUDGE 3 / MRS. HUCKLEBERRY / CAMPER (Already Cast) Female, Any age, Any ethnicity.

CAMP DIRECTOR / KID Male, Any age, Any ethnicity.

DAD / JUDGE 1 / CUSTODIAN / CAMPER Male, Any age, Any ethnicity.

ZACHARY / JOSIAH / JUDGE 2 / FRED Male, Any age, Any ethnicity.

We are only seeking adult actors for all roles at this time. We are interested in considering all ages, genders, and ethnicities for this play.

APPOINTMENTS
Sign-up begins at 9:30am
No advance appointment necessary. Actors seen on first-come, first-seen basis, with priority to Equity members.

Union

EPA

Audition Information

Where

Theatre Exile Admin Offices
1340 S 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

WHEN
Thursday, April 18, 2019
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

WHAT TO PREPARE

Please prepare one or two contemporary monologues totaling no more than 3 minutes. We are not interested in seeing monologues from plays for young audiences. Please also bring picture and resume.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult