Ten Thousand Things Theater 2020-21 Season – Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 10.08.20)

Ten Thousand Things
Minneapolis, MN

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
SPT
minimum $619 weekly

PERSONNEL
Marcela Lorca, Artistic Director
Nancy Waldoch, Production Manager

OTHER DATES
SUBMISSION WINDOW – 9/29/2020 thru 10/8/2020

Thunder Knocking on the Door– first rehearsal 11/2/2020 running 11/20 and 11/21/2020
Handprints– first rehearsal 1/25/2021, running 2/18-3/7/2021
The Hatmaker’s Wife– first rehearsal 3/15/2021, running 4/8-5/9/2021

OTHER
Email Production Manager Nancy Waldoch with your submission or questions: nwaldoch@tenthousandthings.org

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
Auditions for 20-21 season, understudies or possible replacement of principals for three productions: Thunder Knocking on the Door by Keith Glover, Handprints by Greta Oglesby, and The Hatmaker’s Wife by Lauren Yee. (See breakdown.)

Multi racial and gender imaginative casting. Most actors will play multiple roles.

BREAKDOWN

Breakdown in roles is based on author notes and “typical” casting. We employ color-conscious and gender imaginative casting for all roles as culturally appropriate to the telling of the story. Even if you do not see yourself directly reflected in the roles below please feel welcome to submit your audition.

Thunder Knocking on the Door by Keith Glover
*All roles have been cast. Auditions are for understudies or emergency replacements.

Jaugar Dupree/ Dregster Dupree [CAST]: male, over forty, African American

Good Sister Dupree [CAST]: female, over forty, African American

Glory Dupree [CAST]: female, twenties, African American

Jaugar Jr Dupree [CAST]: male, twenties, African American

Marvel Thunder [CAST]: Male, 20+, African American, mysterious stranger

Handprints by Greta Oglesby
*All roles have been cast. Auditions are for understudies or emergency replacements.

Person 1 [CAST]: Mature African American female, portraying multiple characters, genders, ages

Person 2 [CAST]: African American, portraying multiple characters, genders, ages

The Hatmaker’s Wife by Lauren Yee
*All roles have been cast. Auditions are for understudies or emergency replacements.

Hetchman [Cast]: the hatmaker, male, 40+, set in his ways

Hetchman’s Wife [CAST]: the hatmaker’s wife, female, 40+, set in her ways

Meckel [CAST]: the hatmaker’s neighbor and friend, male, 40+, kind-hearted

Voice [CAST]: a young woman, female, 20+, searching

Gabe [CAST]: Voice’s boyfriend, male 20+, the caretaker in the relationship

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
REQUIRED: classic monologue, 2 minute maximum ADDITIONAL IF DESIRED/ABLE: 1 minute contemporary/contrasting monologue and/or up to 16 bars sung, a cappella welcome. *Please keep total audition submission 6 minutes or less.

Deadline: 10/08/2020

SUBMIT TO
nwaldoch@tenthousandthings.org

Nancy Waldoch
Ten Thousand Things Theater
1430 Concordia Ave #40216
St. Paul, MN 55104

Union

AEA