MJ The Musical (Young Michael/Young Marlon) – Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 10.09.20)
MJP Musical LLC
New York, NY
Produced by The Michael Jackson Estate and Columbia Live Stage
Written by Lynn Nottage
Directed and Choreographed by Christopher Wheeldon
Music Supervision by David Holcenberg
General Management by Bespoke Theatricals
Casting by Telsey + Company
1st rehearsal: Early 2021
1st performance: Spring 2021
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.
Equity actor/singers for two roles.
[YOUNG MICHAEL JACKSON] – 10, Great singer/dancer/actor. PRINCIPAL
[YOUNG MARLON JACKSON] – 10-12, Great singer/dancer/actor. Also understudies the role of Young Michael at age 10. PRINCIPAL
Due to COVID-19, accepting video audition submissions in lieu of live Equity auditions. Submit video audition of a short song by The Jackson 5 or Michael Jackson (for example: “I Want You Back,” “The Love You Save,” “ABC,” “I’ll Be There,” “Rockin’ Robin,”). You can sing with a recorded/karaoke track, or a cappella. Please submit via a downloadable format (google drive, dropbox, etc.) to email@example.com. If you have a picture and resume, please attach to the email. Before you sing, please tell us your name, your age, and your height. If you are using an iPhone to tape the audition, please video in horizontal/landscape orientation (not vertical ). Make sure you are in a well-lit room/space, not back-lit.
See submission instructions under “Seeking” above.