Female Singer/Actors For Staged Reading
Location: New York, NY
$100-$500 per assignment
Ethnicity: All ethnicities
Other World - NYC ECC/Female Singers
Call Type: ECC
Staged Reading Contract
There will be a 29-hour staged reading, followed by a 60-hour staged reading. Actors will receive $100 stipend for the 29-hour reading and $500 stipend for the 60-hour reading.
29-hour reading (January 2 - 6, 2017) 60-hour staged reading (February 27 - March 10, 2017)
Actors auditioning will be considered for both ensemble roles and chorus parts at this audition. An ASL interpreter will be provided at EPA on 10/26. If you want to audition for the ensemble but need an ASL interpreter, please feel free to attend the EPA, as you will be considered for all available roles and ensemble at that call.
ECC Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will be provided.
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Equity actor/singers for this 60-hour staged reading. Note, there will be a 29-hour reading prior to the 60-hour reading. Actively seeking actors who can be in both the 29-hour reading and 60-hour reading. The Creative Team of OTHER WORLD is actively seeking disabled and non-disabled performers of all and no genders, all ages, all physical types, and all ethnicities.
Note: Both principal roles and chorus parts are listed below. Actors auditioning will be considered for both principal roles and chorus parts.
When avid online gamer Sri, and confirmed non-gamer Lorraine, are magically and unexpectedly sucked into Sri's favorite video game, Other World, they must find a way to work with each other and, with the aid of fellow gamers and their avatars, survive the game and find a way home.
The Creative Team of OTHER WORLD is actively seeking disabled and non-disabled performers of all and no genders, all ages, all physical types, and all ethnicities.
Identifies as female, late 20's-early 30's, any ethnicity. Bright, no-nonsense, unfiltered, honest, talkative, kind-hearted. Not a gamer AT ALL. Strong actor with great comic timing. Seeking ALL physical types. Mezzo-soprano with belt to a D. PRINCIPAL
20's-40's (in human years), any ethnicity, NPC (Non Player Character) in the video game Other World. Ethereal, fierce warrior and leader of the Forces of Light. Strong actor with powerful, contemporary mezzo-soprano range and belt to an Eb. PRINCIPAL
Identifies as female, early to mid 70's, any ethnicity. A professor emerita of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Myra is a sassy, open, free-spirited, often-stoned, avid gamer. Strong actor with great comic timing. Gutsy alto. SUPPORTING
Identifies as genderqueer, 20's-30's, any ethnicity. A confident, unapologetic, loyal, smart-a*s, avid gamer with a heart of gold. Currently working a mind-numbing, customer-service, cubicle job. Strong actor with great comic timing. Powerful rock voice with belt to a C. SUPPORTING
Identifies as female, 30's-40's, South Asian or South Asian-American. Co-creator of the video game Other World. Sri's mom, full of unconditional love. Strong actor with a warm mezzo-soprano range. FEATURED ENSEMBLE
Any gender identity, any age, any ethnicity. Antagon's wide-eyed, eager, discombobulated spy. Strong actor and singer with excellent comic timing. FEATURED ENSEMBLE
All and no genders, all ages, and all ethnicities. Seeking disabled and non-disabled performers who are strong, dynamic singers/actors/dancers with creative, collaborative instincts. Circus, specialty skills, puppetry, gymnastics a plus. Ensemble plays various humans, virtual characters/creatures, and other featured roles.
WHAT TO PREPARE:
Please prepare a 16-bar cut of music, in a style you feel you sing best (contemporary musical theater/pop/rock). Bring sheet music; accompanist provided. Bring picture and resume. Casting and various members of the creative team will be in attendance at this audition.