The Drowsy Chaperone – Equity Video Submissions

Atlanta Lyric Theatre
Marietta, GA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
LOA
minimum $454/ week. Contract Pending

PERSONNEL
Music and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison
Book by Don Martin and Bob McKellar

Watching Videos:
Director- Susan Reid
Choreographer- David Rosetti
Music Director- Bethany Okie
Artistic Director- Mary Nye Bennett

OTHER DATES
Callbacks TBA
First rehearsal: July 20, 2020
Opening: August 14, 2020
Closing: Sunday August 30, 2020

OTHER
An Equity Stage Manager has already been hired for this production. To be considered for future Stage Management jobs please submit resume to Spolhemus@atlantalyrictheatre.com. Company manager, Stephanie Polhemus, will be in attendance at the 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 submit.

SEEKING
Due to COVID-19 and Social Distancing Efforts, accepting Video Submission Auditions in lieu of in-person EPAs at the theatre in Atlanta, GA.

Seeking video submissions from Local Atlanta Equity actor/singers (who reside within 50 miles from the theatre).

BREAKDOWN

**Man in Chair and Drowsy Chaperone have already been cast**

Mrs. Tottendale- The air-headed, proper, and bossy host of the wedding. Age: 50 to 60

Underling- Mrs. Tottendale’s savvy butler who is thrifty and stiff yet has an understated sense of humor. Age: 35 to 50

Robert Martin- The dashing, ever-cheerful groom; played by matinee-idol Percy Hyman. Age: 25 to 35

George- Robert’s anxious, dim-witted best man who has Robert’s best-interest always at heart. Age: 35 to 50

Feldzieg- Broadway producer who is desperate for his star to return to his show; played by Jack Adler. Age: 25 to 35

Kitty- Feldzieg’s dim-witted companion who has hopes of being a star; played by Sadie Adler. Age: 25 to 30

Gangsters- Posing as pastry chefs, this duo is intending to collect from Feldzieg; played by the vaudeville duo Tall Brothers. Age: 35 to 45

Aldolpho- European self-proclaimed “ladies man”; played by former silent movie star Roman Bartelli. Age: 35 to 45.

Janet Van De Graaf- The famous bride. Glamorous and talented star of Feldzieg’s Follies; played by rising star Jane Roberts. Age: 25 to 35

Trix The brave and brash female aviator who, by chance, is recruited to perform the wedding. Age: 30 to 40

Ensemble- Staff; Reporters, strong dancers

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
Submit 2 videos as requested below to following link at Airtable: https://airtable.com/shriwwhaLiUpAYOqZ

Video 1) Dance combination – which can be viewed here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/eqzehou2lniuyeb/ AAARw2lrOuwfDT6_XybNibSEa?dl=0

Video 2) A song in the style of, or from the show.

Please slate with name, height, vocal type, tap level, song selection

Union

AEA

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