Native Gardens – Equity Video Submissions (05.23.20)
(Tier 4) $392 week/minimum
By Karen Zacarias
Director: Tom Quinn
The videos will be viewed by Artistic Director, Tom Quinn
Rehearsal schedule: August 18 thru Sept. 9, 2020. Runs: Sept. 10 thru October 4, 2020 Rehearsals: Tuesdays thru Fridays 11am to 5pm, Sundays 4pm to 10pm
Performances: Thursdays and Fridays @ 7:30 pm and Saturdays @ 7pm, Sundays @ 3pm
There are 2 Thursday Matinees on Sept. 17 and Sept. 24 @3pm.
There is one Wednesday performance on Sept. 30 @ 7:30pm
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
Video Submissions from Equity actors.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Montgomery Theater is currently accepting video submissions in lieu of a live audition at the theatre in Souderton PA. Callbacks are to be scheduled at a later date still to be determined.
There are 2 AEA contracts to be cast among the available 4 roles. See breakdown.
The following 4 parts will be considered for 2 principle AEA contracts:
Pablo Del Valle: A high-powered lawyer. Smart, likable, ambitious. Early thirties male. Born in Chile. Comes from wealth although his father has disowned him.
Tania Del Valle: Pablo’s very pregnant wife. Female. Early thirties. Smart, likable, positive. Passionate and highly energized. PhD candidate. Avid gardener. Mexican/American, born and raised in New Mexico.
Virginia Butley: 60’s to early 70’s conservative female. Smart, likable. Assertive, direct, no-nonsense engineer.
Frank Butley: Husband to Virginia. 60’s to early 70’s conservative male. Smart, likable. Excitable, caring, detail oriented. Federal employee. Avid gardener.
Note: There is a disagreement between the two couples over a long-standing fence line between their properties that spirals into an all-out war of taste, class, privilege, and entitlement.
Please email Artistic Director Tom Quinn at firstname.lastname@example.org. Or call at 215- 206-8452 if you have questions Instructions: email a picture and resume. Along with that send a video of a brief comic (contemporary) monologue. Please open the video by stating your Equity name and also the title of your monologue and who authored the piece. Deadline for the video submission is May 23.