Of Nazareth

Of Nazareth
Eastchester, NY 10709

Job Details


Of Nazaeth — A comedic look at Jesus’ life one week before his death, told by an old pries who looks a lot like Jesus. Huh…


Jesus of Nazareth/Josh: Male, 18+
Jesus — A cool guy in a robe. He’s sick and tired of his current place in the world.
Josh — a regular guy, played by the same actor as Jesus.
Ethnicity: Black/African Descent, Ethnically Ambiguous/Multiracial, Latino/Hispanic, Middle Eastern

Judas: Male, 18+
Headstrong, like to act without thinking or talking, always assumes
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Peter/Therapist: Male, 18+
Peter — Intense and threatening in a non traditional way, small, scrawny, in no way physically threatening. He just wants to be famous.
Therapist — a therapist
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Thaddeaeus: Male, 18+
Judas before it was cool.
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Andrew: Male, 18+
Peter’s brother, was cool with just being a fisherman. Not really into the whole apostle thing.
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Mary/Host: Female, 40+
Mary — Jesus’ caring mother, all she wants is for her bubby to be happy.
Host — a talk show host.
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Joseph/Waiter: Male, 40+
Joseph — Never says a word, but he’s very good at smiling and nodding! Oh, and he’s good at carpentry too!
Waiter — a waiter
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Pilate: Female, 18+
Also known as Mary Magdalene. She’s only in it for the promotion and the cash
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Herod: Male, 18+
King of something. Just another out of touch royal
Ethnicity: All Ethnicities

Production Dates and Locations:

Of Nazareth is being performed in the New York Theater Festival’s Summerfest at the Hudson Guild Theater. Performance dates are August 3 @ 9pm, August 5 @ 9pm and August 8 @ 6:45pm

How to audition:

Auditions are being held remotely. Please email a self-taped audition of a 2-3 minute comedic monologue, along with a headshot and resume to both [email protected] and [email protected] by June 1st 2020.


June 1, 2020 – August 8, 2020


$5/hr for rehearsals and performances



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