Nederlander Presentations, Inc. | New York, NY
Staged Reading Contract; $500/week
Director/Choreographer: Jerry Mitchell
Music & Lyrics: Gloria & Emilio Estefan
Book: Alexander Dinelaris
Music Director: TBD
Casting: Telsey + Company / Justin Huff
• EPA Rules are in effect.
• A monitor will be provided.
Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend.
Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions.
Staged Reading Dates: July 21-31, 2014
General Manager: Charlotte Wilcox / The Charlotte Wilcox Company
Equity boy actors for the role of
Boy. To play 12. Must speak fluent Spanish and does not need to sing
see breakdown for more info.
All other roles CAST but considering replacements if become needed.
Seeking the following role:
Male, to play 12. Emilio as a boy and Nayib Gloria’s son. Straight forward. Determined. Strong. Must speak fluent Spanish and does not need to sing. PRINCIPAL
The following roles have been CAST. Actors will be considered for possible replacements if needed:
Female, to play between 20-30, to play Cuban. Initially shy, opens up as the story progresses. Becomes an icon. Sharp sense of humor. Good actress. Must speak fluent Spanish and sing well. PRINCIPAL (CAST)
Male, to play 30-40, to play Cuban. Confident. Handsome. Sometimes stumbles over his emotions... and his English. Loyal. Leading man with character. Must speak fluent Spanish and sing well. PRINCIPAL (CAST)
Female, to play 50-60, to play Cuban. Gloria’s mother. Brassy. Strong willed. Latin Matriarch. Survivor. Biting humor. Must speak fluent Spanish and sing well. PRINCIPAL (CAST)
Female, to play 65-75, to play Cuban. Gloria’s Grandmother. Cuban stage mother. Sometimes an apparition. Wise. Loving. Warm. Gloria’s guardian angel. Must speak fluent Spanish and be able to carry a tune. PRINCIPAL (CAST)
Female, to play 10-12, to play Cuban. Innocent, but smart and self reliant. Slightly sad, but always full of hope. Must speak fluent Spanish and sing well. PRINCIPAL (CAST)
Nederlander Presentations, Inc.
Equity Principal Auditions (2 days)
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Thursday, July 17, 2014
10 AM to 6 PM each day
lunch 1:30 to 2:30
Telsey + Company
315 West 43rd Street, 10th floor
New York, NY
Notes/What to bring:
Prepare a brief pop or rock song showing range. Bring sheet music for your song; a piano accompanist will be provided. Bring a photo/resume stapled together.
For boys auditioning for Young Emilio/Nayib, prepare a brief dialogue in Spanish and in English.