Touring Musical Theatre Actors

George Street Playhouse
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
US

CONTACT NAME

Catherine Del Castillo

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

GEORGE STREET PLAYHOUSE, New Brunswick, New Jersey seeks one male and one female actor of color for its Non-Equity regional Philadelphia-based Touring Company. Contract from January 6, 2020 – March 21, 2020, with possible 1 week extension. Pays $500 per week.  Must be an excellent singer. 

Audition:

By appointment only: 

Monday, December 2, 2019 from 10am-1pm. 

Location: Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue, NYC

Prepare one contemporary comic monologue and two contrasting 16 bars from contemporary musicals.  

For appointment please send an email with your headshot and resume to: tour@georgestplayhouse.org Please bring a hard copy of headshot and resume to audition. Submission deadline: November 26, 2019. 

Work is demanding and requires great dedication – must have interest and passion for working with children. The company performs one musical which will travel to Philadelphia schools and community organizations. Actors must play teen to early twenties, varying roles. BA or BFA in Theatre Arts / Acting accepted. 

Dates: 

Terms of contract: January 6, 2020 to March 21, 2020 with a possible 1 week extension. Rehearsals: Full-time, 6 days per week, January 6, 2020 to January 25, 2020. Performances: Up to 6 days per week, varying times. Performances will begin the week of January 27, 2020. 

Austin the Unstoppable 

By Barry Wyner and DanIsrael 

Directed by Jim Jack 

The score is contemporary pop musical theater along the lines of Footloose, Wicked, Altar Boyz, and, Little Shop. 

Reigning master of X-box and junk food junkie, eleven year-old Austin suddenly faces the long-term consequences of an unhealthy lifestyle when he learns his mother has been diagnosed with Type II Diabetes. This musical comedy explores the challenges of a family learning how to make healthy choices together. 

SEEKING: 

Kayla- F. 9 Austin’s over-achieving younger sister (juvenile soprano, sings from low A up to D. Bright mix-belt) 

Dylan- M. 12 Austin’s best friend (tenor, sings from C up to B-flat. Plays many characters, must beatbox.) 

GSP EDUCATIONAL TOURING THEATRE George Street Playhouse is proud to commission and produce dynamic educational touring theatre for young audiences. Our touring productions address themes such as respect, bullying, conflict resolution, health and wellness, environmental education and empathy. 

 

DURATION

January 6, 2020 – March 21, 2020

SALARY

$500/week

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