The Children – NYC Appointments
Portland Stage Company
Director: Christopher Grabowski
Casting Director: Jenn Haltman
Artistic Director: Anita Stewart
1st Rehearsal: Tuesday, March 17, 2020
1st Performance: Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Opening Night: Friday, April 10, 2020
Closing: Sunday, April 26, 2020
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.
Submissions from AEA members for various roles. See breakdown.
SYNOPSIS: When a recent disaster at the local power plant has left the town devastated with nuclear pollution, Hazel and Robin remain determined to preserve the normality of their retired lifestyle. But when their former colleague Rose unexpectedly shows up, their impromptu reunion turns into a decision about accountability. Will they enjoy their golden years or, for the sake of the future generations, fix the system they’ve helped create?
Male-identifying, mid-60s. British. Any ethnicity. A retired nuclear physicist with a face “like a haunted house”.
Female-identifying, mid-60s. British. Any ethnicity. A retired nuclear physicist. Mother. Grandmother. Organic farmer.
Female-identifying, mid-60s. British, though has lived in America for 35 years. Any ethnicity. A retired nuclear physicist. Breast cancer survivor.
We welcome actors of all abilities, ethnicities and gender identities to submit.
For consideration, email picture and resume ASAP, along with your AEA status to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
NYC Appointment Only Auditions:
December 12 – 13, 2019, 10am to 6pm.
Minors must be accompanied by an adult