Barbecue - Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 05.10.21)


Barbecue - Equity Video Submissions (Deadline 05.10.21)

CATEGORY: Performer

Portland Playhouse
Portland, OR

Job Details



Projected minimum: $508/week (SPT 6)

Written by Robert O’Hara
Directed by Patdro Harris

(viewing submissions):
Brian Weaver, Artistic Director
Patdro Harris, Director
Charles Grant, Associate Producer

Initial callbacks will consist of monologues/scenes from the play to be submitted via video submission. Final Callbacks (June 2021) will take place via Zoom, and will also consist of monologues/scenes from the play.

First Rehearsal: September 21st, 2021
First Preview: October 20th, 2021
Opening: October 23rd, 2021
Closing: November 21st, 2021

Please let us know if you have any questions, concerns, or if there are any accommodations we can provide.

Please note; because of the ever changing landscape due to COVID-19, our season is subject to possible alteration. This production may be filmed and/or recorded under Actors’ Equity Association guidelines, and Actors’ will be given at least 24 hours notice per Equity requirement.

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.

Seeking Equity actors for roles in BARBECUE written by Robert O’Hara and directed by Patdro Harris. (See breakdown).

Portland Playhouse does not discriminate against any employee, volunteer or customer on the basis or race, color, cultural heritage, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, size, mental or physical dis/ability or appearance, genetic status, marital status, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state, or federal law.

Thank you for your time and effort in preparing your audition. We look forward to seeing your work!


JAMES T - A 40/50ish White Man.

LILLIE ANNE - A 50/60ish White Woman.

MARIE - A 40/50ish White Woman.

ADLEAN - A 40/50ish White Woman.

BARBARA - A mid-30’s -40’s White Woman.

JAMES T - A 25+ Black Man.

LILLIE ANNE - A 25+ Black Woman.

MARIE - A 25+ Black Woman.

ADLEAN - A 25+ Black Woman.

MOVIE STAR BARBARA - A 25+ Black Woman.

Please note: The characters are written as a White family and a Black family. All actors who would like to submit are encouraged to audition. If you have questions, please reach out to us via email.

Include in your email submission: 1) A PDF File of your headshot & resume; 2) An audition video via YouTube or Vimeo (in the body of the email, provide link and password, if required). Your audition video should include a slate of your full name and TWO contrasting contemporary monologues totaling no more than 4 minutes. In the subject line of your email list your last name, first name, and union status (Example; Smith, Ann AEA). All audition materials due Monday, May 10, 2021 by 5:00 pm PDT.

Deadline: 05/10/2021





SPT Projected minimum: $508/week (SPT 6)