Rent – Non Equity National Tour – Accepting Taped Submissions for Immediate Replacement
New York, NY 10018
RENT – Accepting Taped Submissions for Immediate Replacement
Non-Equity National Tour
Producer: Work Light Productions LLC
Composer/Lyricist: Jonathan Larson
Book: Jonathan Larson
Original Direction by: Michael Greif
Choreographer: Marlies Yearby
Music Supervisor: Tim Weil
Casting: Wojcik|Seay Casting
Rehearsals on or about 12/21/19 in Hawaii
Closing in late May, 2020
We are currently seeking taped submissions by November 22nd for the role of MR JEFFERSON/COLLINS US. If you are called back based on this taped submission, there will be an IN PERSON audition for team on December 3rd. To be considered for this replacement you MUST be able to be in NYC on Tuesday, December 3rd, if requested.
Salary: Minimum $550/ensemble + per diem, housing and travel for all.
TOUR TRAVELS TO CANADA and JAPAN SO ALL MUST HAVE A VALID PASSPORT THROUGH 2020
NOTE: RENT is a rock opera set in New York’s Lower East Side “amid poverty, homelessness, spunky gay life, drag queens and punk” in the shadow of AIDS in the late 80s/early 90s. We are seeking raw, quirky, interesting rock singers who can channel both punk rock rage and open-hearted Bohemian love.
SEEKING SINGER/ACTOR TO PLAY THE FOLLOWING ROLE
Ensemble/ Mr Jefferson- great pop/rock Baritone who will cover the role of COLLINS. Collins is an African-American, male, mid 20s to mid 30s. Low baritone, bluesy, gravelly voice. Philosopher, teacher, anarchist, AIDS activist. Sings a HUGE emotional gospel style ballad. Must also move extremely well.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR TAPING:
Please tape “Santa Fe” & “I’ll Cover You” – Sheet music & MP3s can be accessed on our website here:
We prefer a downloadable link, but you can send a YouTube link if it’s easier.
Send your taped submission with current headshot/resume by November 22ndat 4pm to: [email protected]
We look forward to your submissions!
December 21, 2019 – May 31, 2020
Minimum $550/ensemble + per diem, housing and travel for all.
HOW TO APPLY
APPLY BY EMAIL
Send e-mail to renttourcasting…
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