The Cat in the Hat – Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 06.09.20)

Arden Theatre Company
Philadelphia, PA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
TYA
TYA; Paying at LORT D: $696/week minimum

PERSONNEL
Based on the book by Dr. Seuss Adapted by Katie Mitchell
Directed by Doug Hara and Steve Pacek

Producing Artistic Director: Terrence J. Nolen Associate Artistic Director: Jonathan Silver (viewing submissions)
Casting Associate: Mariah Ghant (viewing submissions)

OTHER DATES
1st Rehearsal: 03.22.21
Previews: 04.21.21
Opening: 05.01.21
Closing: 06.06.21
Possible Extension: 06.13.21

OTHER
One actor per production will be contracted as an Actor/ASM, but will not be given any additional duties.

All SM positions have been filled.

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
Video Submissions from Equity Members. All roles have been cast; auditioning performers will be considered as possible replacements only.

Due to COVID-19 and Social Distancing Efforts, accepting Video Submission Auditions in lieu of live EPAs locally at the theatre in Philadelphia.

BREAKDOWN

Audition Video and Submission Requirements

Please prepare and record one of the below options:
1) One monologue no longer than two minutes in length NOT FROM A CHILDREN’S THEATRE PLAY
OR
2) Two contrasting monologues no longer than three minutes in total length NOT FROM A CHILDREN’S THEATRE PLAY *Note: If choosing this option, please include BOTH monologues in one video.

At the top of your video, please slate your name and the piece(s) you will be presenting. (In addition, you may also include this information in the video description and/or on slides in your video, but it is not required.)

Upload your video to either YouTube (unlisted video) or Google Drive.

When submitting, email (1) a copy of your headshot and resume as well as (2) a link to your video submission. Email to Casting (casting@ardentheatre.org) by EOD Tuesday, June 9th, 2020.

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(For cast roles, auditioning performers will be considered as possible replacements only.)

THE CAT IN THE HAT

Based on the book by Dr. Seuss
Adapted by Katie Mitchell
Directed by Doug Hara and Steve Pacek
1st Rehearsal: 03.22.21
Previews: 04.21.21
Opening: 05.01.21
Closing: 06.06.21
Possible Extension: 06.13.21

All roles have been CAST.

Cat
Boy
Sally
Fish
Thing 1/Kitten 1*
Thing 2/Kitten 2*
*Note: For these roles, we are looking for actors with extensive gymnastics/circus training. If this applies to you, please also send along a reel reflecting those skills.

Arden Theatre Company is an EOE/AA employer and values diversity in the workplace. All ethnicities are encouraged to attend.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
See breakdown for full audition video and submission requirements. Upload your video to either YouTube (unlisted video) or Google Drive. When submitting, email (1) a copy of your headshot and resume as well as (2) a link to your video submission. Email to Casting (casting@ardentheatre.org) by EOD Tuesday, June 9th, 2020.

Deadline: 06/09/2020

SUBMIT TO
casting@ardentheatre.org

Union

AEA