Brooklyn – Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 01.18.21)
Shelter in Joy LLC
New York, NY
Special Production-Eastern $1,414 weekly minimum
Director: Meg Fofonoff
Music, Lyrics and Book by: Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson
Producers: Art Lab, Meg Fofonoff and Showtown Productions
General Managers: ShowTown Theatricals, Samuel Dallas
Casting Director: Alexandre Bleau, CSA
Rehearse and record: February 22, 2021 through March 20, 2021.
This will be a virtual revival, rehearsed and recorded in February and March ahead of being streamed on Broadway on Demand in May.
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.
Brooklyn: Soprano. Female, early 20s. Raised in an orphanage since her mother’s death. After becoming a famous Parisian singer, she travels to New York in search of the father she has never known.
Taylor Collins: Tenor/Baritone. Male, late30s to mid 40s. Brooklyn’s father who never knew about her. A singer, poet and writer of songs, he met Faith in Paris in 1969. Wasn’t able to return to her due to being drafted into the Vietnam War.
Street Singer: Tenor. Male,30+. A street performer that plays a rusty, old crowbar. Narrator for the City Weeds’ production.
Paradice: Soprano. Female, 35-55. Brooklyn born, a force of nature and natural born world shaker. Will do whatever it takes to remain the “Reigning Diva of the Decade”.
Faith: Soprano. Female, late 20s. Brooklyn’s mother. A famous French dancer know through all of Paris as the “Parisian Butterfly”.
Vocalist/City Weed: Any age or gender. A group of musicians who perform on a street corner under the Brooklyn Bridge.
Please record a video of you singing a cut of musical theatre song, introducing yourself and your song ahead of singing. Please also include your headshot and resume.