Male Cast Needed For Play "EQUUS"
Location: Phoenixville, PA
Ethnicity: All ethnicities
PLEASE READ *ALL* AUDITION INFORMATION CAREFULLY!!
WE ARE A 501c3 NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION.
ALL ROLES ARE UN-PAID VOLUNTEER POSITIONS.
Actors 18 years of age and older are invited to auditions for EQUUS, opening in April 2017. Please find all relevant audition & show info below.
Humans - Please be prepared to read scenes from the play.
Horses - Please be prepared to do animal and improv work.
Snow Date/Call Back: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 7pm
Performances: April 14-15-21-22-23-28-29-30 (2017)
Rehearsals Run: Sun-2pm, Mon-7pm, Wed-7pm.
Full Schedule & Sides are available upon request.
Alan Strang: Male, 17years, Has an intense, religious fascination with horses. After blinding six horses with a spike, he is sent to therapy. (PLEASE NOTE: Only individuals 18 of or older by the time of the auditions will be considered for this role. Please be prepared to show some form of Photo Identification to confirm your age. British Accent, Full Nudity Required)
Martin Dysart: Male, 35-60years, Alan's psychiatrist. Dissatisfied with life & work. Treating Alan makes Dysart question the results of his work, & his own existence. (British Accent)
Frank Strang: Male, 35-45years, Alan's father, Not religious, and criticizes his wife's spiritual views. (British Accent)
Harry Dalton: M, 40-55 years, Owner of the stable at which Alan & Jill work; where Alan blinded the horses. (British Accent)
Nugget: M or F, Over 18, A horse in Dalton's stables to which Alan feels a strong connection. Nugget is the horse god "Equus." (PLEASE NOTE: Only individuals 18 years of age or older by the time of the auditions will be considered for this role. Please be prepared to show some form of Photo Identification to confirm your age. Partial Nudity Required, Must be strong enough to have ALAN "Ride" on their back, Must Also be comfortable with a nude male on top of and/or touching them)
Horseman: Male, 25-50 years, Man riding his horse on the beach, who invites a young Alan to ride a horse for his first time. (British Accent)