The Current War – Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 09.30.20)

Quantum Theatre Inc
Pittsburgh, PA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
SPT
$650 weekly minimum

PERSONNEL
Author/Composer Michael Mitnick
Director Tomé Cousin (will view auditions)
Music Director Douglas Levine (will view auditions)
Artistic Director Karla Boos (will view auditions)

OTHER DATES
First Rehearsal: April 20, 2021
Opening: May 21, 2021
Closing: June 13, 2021

OTHER
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
George Westinghouse, baritone. Late 30s-40s. Strong and compassionate.

Thomas Edison, bari-tenor. Late 30s-40s. Wiley, egotistical.

Marguerite Westinghouse, mezzo soprano, 30s-40s. Tough but sweet.

William Kemmler, baritone. A ruffian, murderer, who later reforms.

Franklin Pope/Hangman/Old-Timey-Capra- Like-Reporter/Mister Talbot, bari-tenor.30’s. Flexible actor w comic skills.

Gertrude Durston/Tillie Kemmler/Mrs Talbot, mezzo soprano w belt, 30s-40s. Flexible actor w comic skills.

Alfred Black, baritone, 30s-40s. Earnest reformer, a dentist trying to make a humane way of executing criminals

Francis Upton, bari-tenor. 20s-40s. Long suffering assistant to Edison

Silas Boocock/Charles Durston, baritone. 30s-50s. Tough reporter doubling as well-fed judge. Flexible actor w comic skills.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
Please e-mail kboos@quantumtheatre.com to receive electronically recorded accompaniment, full book, and demo tape of the show. Sing to the accompaniment and send back video file. Files accepted in order received, viewed on 10/2.

Deadline: 09/30/2020

SUBMIT TO
kboos@quantumtheatre.com

Union

AEA