Theatreworks Colorado Springs 2024-24 Season - Colorado Springs, CO EPA (04.14.24 - 04.15.24) | Playbill

Theatreworks Colorado Springs 2024-24 Season - Colorado Springs, CO EPA (04.14.24 - 04.15.24)

CATEGORY: Performer

UCCS Theatreworks
Burbank, CA

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

CALL TYPE
EPA

CONTRACT
SPT
$500 weekly minimum (SPT 4)

AUDITION DATE
Sunday, April 14, 2024
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM (M)
BREAK: 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Monday, April 15, 2024
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM (M)
BREAK: 4:00PM - 5:00PM

APPOINTMENTS
Please make an appointment at the following link: https://calendly.com/theatreworkscs/auditions

Please additionally fill out the form at the following link: https://forms.gle/jcjKTbPAecwGX7TV6

LOCATION
ENT Center for the Arts
5225 N Nevada Ave
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Parking is available at no cost in lot #576 across the street from ECFA.

PERSONNEL
HENRY IV/V Director: Max Shulman
SENSE AND SENSIBILITY and SILENT SKY Director: Caitlin Lowans
THE HEART SELLERS Director: Jenna Moll Reyes
THE TURN OF THE SCREW Director: Kristin Skye Hoffmann
FLYIN' WEST Director: Marisa Hébert

EXPECTED TO ATTEND:
Artistic Director: Caitlin Lowans
Artistic Producer: Elena Hansen

OTHER DATES
HENRY IV/V: 1st Reh Aug 23, 2024; Performances Sept 19 - Oct 13, 2024
SENSE AND SENSIBILITY: 1st Reh Nov 5, 2024; Perfs Nov 29 - Dec 22, 2024
THE HEART SELLERS: 1st Reh Jan 7, 2025; Perfs Jan 30 - Feb 16, 2025
THE TURN OF THE SCREW: 1st Reh Feb 18, 2025; Perfs Mar 13 - Apr 6, 2025
SILENT SKY: 1st Reh Apr 8, 2025; Perfs May 1 - 25, 2025
FLYIN' WEST: 1st Reh Jun 10, 2025; Perfs July 10 - 27, 2025

OTHER
All titles will be published on the Theatreworks website and on social media accounts after season launch event on April 12, 2024.

If you are unable to attend the in-person auditions, video submissions will be accepted.

An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.

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 attend every audition.

Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

SEEKING
Equity actors for roles in Theatreworks Colorado Springs 2024-25 Season (see breakdown).

PREPARATION
Please prepare two contrasting pieces totaling no more than 5 minutes.

BREAKDOWN

THEATREWORKS COLORADO SPRINGS 2024-24 Season

For Video Submissions: Please complete the audition form including uploading your resume, headshot, and an unlisted YouTube or Vimeo link of two contrasting pieces totaling no more than 5 minutes. Neutral background requested.

HENRY IV/V
By: Shakespeare, new adaptation by Max Shulman

CASTING NOTE: Ensemble of 8 actors skilled with verse, heightened text, and stage combat/ physical acting to play the following roles.

Tracks may be shifted based on callbacks but will be confirmed at time of offer.

SEEKING:
Henry IV/Canterbury. M, 40s-60s
Hal. M, late 20s-30s
Hotspur/John of Lancaster/Exeter. M, late 20s-30s
Sir John Falstaff. M, 55+
Northumberland/Lord Chief Justice. Any gender, 40+
Poins/Mortimer. Any gender, 30+7: Lady Percy/Bardolph/Kate. F, late 20s-30s
Mistress Quickly/Worcester/Fluellen. F, 50+
Lords. Any gender, 30+

SENSE AND SENSIBILITY
By: Kate Hamill

Casting an ensemble of 7 actors with comic skills, including both verbal and physical acuity. Facility with English accents required. Other than actors playing Roles 1 and 2, all other actors will play multiple roles need the ability to create multiple distinct characters through voice and gesture. Tracks may be shifted based on callbacks but will be confirmed at time of offer.

SEEKING:
Marianne Dashwood: middle sister; sensitive. F, 20s-early 30s

Elinor Dashwood: eldest sister; sensible. F, late 20s-mid 30s

Mrs. Dashwood: Mother to the Dashwood sisters/Colonel Brandon. M, late 30s-late 40s

Margaret Dashwood: The youngest Dashwood sister/Sir John Middleton: A country gentleman/Lucy Steele: A young girl from no fortune. Any gender, 30+

John Dashwood: half-brother to the Dashwood sisters/Mrs. Jennings: A good natured, boisterous woman. Any gender late 20s-early 30s

Edward Ferrars: A gentleman; a bachelor/Anne Steele: Lucy’s sister; indiscreet/Robert Ferrars: A callow young man. M, late 20s-late 30s

Fanny (Ferrars) Dashwood: wife to John and sister to Edward; Nasty/ John Willoughby: An unusually handsome young man. M, late 20s-mid30s

THE HEART SELLERS
By: Lloyd Suh

SEEKING:
LUNA: Luningning Ignacia Mangahas de la Rosario Bustos. F, 23, Filipina
JANE: Hong Jae Ha. F, 23, Korean

THE TURN OF THE SCREW
Adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher, from the story Henry James

CASTING NOTE: Both roles require facility with English accents and direct address to the audience.

SEEKING:
The Governess: F, 20s-early 30s. NOTE: Role requires physical intimacy: a kiss.
The Man: M, late 20-mid40s. Must have the ability to change character through distinct vocal and physical choices. NOTE: Role requires physical intimacy: a kiss.

SILENT SKY
By: Lauren Gunderson

SEEKING:
Henrietta Leavitt: F, 30s. NOTE: Requires onstage physical intimacy: kiss.
Margaret Leavitt: F, 30s. Sings and (ideally) plays piano.
Annie Cannon: W, 40s
Williamina Fleming: W, 50s. Requires Scottish dialect.
Peter Shaw: M, 30s. Requires onstage physical intimacy: kiss.

FLYIN' WEST
By: Pearl Cleage

SEEKING:
Minnie Dove Charles. The baby sister, pampered. Works hard to hide her troubles. F, 20s, Black. NOTE: Role requires onstage physical intimacy and physical violence.

Fannie Dove. The family peacemaker. Obeys the rules and traditions but also pragmatic. F, early 30s, Black

Sophie Washington. The family protector. Does not tolerate fools or condescension. F, late 30s, Black

Miss Leah. Determined not to rely on others too much. Survived great loss. A great storyteller. F, 65+, Black

Will Parish. Hardworking. Willing to do what needs to be done. In love. M, 40s, Black

Frank Charles. Often mistaken for a white man. His father was a slave owner, and in his heart, he thinks of himself as white. A veneer of urbane charm hiding his true character. M, late 20s-30s, Black and light-skinned. NOTE: Role requires onstage physical intimacy and physical violence.

SALARY

SPT $500 weekly minimum (SPT 4)

UNION

AEA

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