Brooklyn, NY 11232
Meta-Phys Ed. is seeking one non-union performer for the lead role in a devised show based on Hamlet to be presented at the Brick Theater in July.
The show will be performed live for 1 audience member, and live streamed to remote audiences. Additional live audience may be added pending safety.
This role will be performed entirely for a live streaming camera in an offstage room in the theater.
ABOUT THE SHOW:
Hamlet (or something like Hamlet), performed by a computer AI (artificial Intelligence), for one in person-audience member, and live-streamed to remote audiences. A single audience member sits on stage, alone in theater surrounded by screens and monitors, thru which a computer generated AI thespian performs a glitchy, interactive and immersive late night talk show Hamlet.
COMPUTER AI: A computer artificial intelligence who likes Shakespeare and playing computer games with humans. Kinda like a gameshow host.
1 Non-Union actor.
Experience devising, acting Shakespeare, on-camera acting and stand-up comedy.
BIPOC performers are encouraged to apply.
Non-Binary are encouraged to apply.
Workshop: 10 hrs flexibly scheduled between, May 23-June 6, 2021, on Zoom.
Rehearsals: June 21- July 18, 2021 in Sunset Park Brooklyn.
Tech: July 20-22, 2021, at The Brick Theater
Performance: July 23-29, 2021, at The Brick Theater
Please email: email@example.com
Include a headshot, resume and one of the following:
A video submission (5 mins max) of one classical and one contemporary comedic monologue.
You availability to audition via Zoom on the following date/times:
June 21, 2021 - July 29, 2021