Huntington Theatre Company
$1008 weekly minimum (LORT B)
Novel by Toni Morrison
Playwright: Lydia R. Diamond
Director: Awoye Timpo
Casting Directors: Alaine Alldaffer, Lisa Donadio
First Rehearsal: Tuesday, December 28, 2021
Tech Begins: Saturday, January 22, 2022
First Preview: Friday, January 28, 2022
Opening: Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Closing: Sunday, March 20, 2022
Possible Extension to: Saturday, March 26, 2022
Equity actors for roles in THE BLUEST EYE (see breakdown).
The Huntington Theatre Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages actors of all backgrounds and abilities to audition.
HUNTINGTON THEATRE COMPANY
Virginia Wimberly Theatre
CLAUDIA: black, teenage girl*
Precocious, sensitive girl; she must be able to move gracefully between the innocence of youth and
the wisdom of the narrator who has lived through it all; dexterity with direct address a must.
MAUREEN PEAL: black, teenage girl*
Light-skinned African-American teenager. A very pretty and wealthy new student; more complicated
than merely “conceited.” Will also play track of White Girl.
*All children will be played by adults (18+)
*These roles will be contracted “As Cast” due to doubling within the ensemble.
Please submit headshot and resume. Please indicate union status in subject line.
LORT Non-Rep $1008 weekly minimum (LORT B)