Strong Male Singer/Actors For Staged Reading
Location: New York, NY
Ethnicity: All ethnicities
Other World - NYC EPA
Call Type: EPA
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 this call.
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will be provided.
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Equity actors 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 male, early 20's, South Asian-American. A kind, fastidious, charming, avid gamer. Motherless at a young age, Sri struggles to connect with real people and the outside world, choosing to get lost in video games. Strong actor with great comic timing. Pop bari-tenor. PRINCIPAL
30's-40's (in human years), any ethnicity, NPC (Non Player Character) in the video game Other World. A ruthless tyrant. Strong, commanding actor with a sense of gravity and authority. Bass. PRINCIPAL
Identifies as male, early teens, any ethnicity. An incredibly opinionated, smart, energetic, avid gamer. Obsessed with comic books, cons, cos-playing, and Euro board game collecting. Having skipped two grades, Josh is smaller than many peers. Strong actor with great comic timing. Tenor. SUPPORTING
Identifies as male, 50's, any ethnicity. Co-creator of the video game Other World. Complicated, eccentric, self-involved. Lorraine's dad. Spent more time developing game worlds than raising a daughter. Strong actor and singer. FEATURED ENSEMBLE
Identifies as male, mid to late 20's, any ethnicity. A charming, uncomplicated mail carrier. Strong actor and singer. 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.
Lunch: 1:30 to 2:30
WHAT TO PREPARE:
Please prepare a short song in the style you feel you sing best (contemporary musical theatre/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.