Audition

Auditions – The Roommate by Jen Silverman

Impact Theatre Atlanta in association with The Academy Theatre is holding non-union auditions for its upcoming production,

THE ROOMMATE by Jen Silverman

Director: Brenda Porter

AUDITION APPOINTMENTS

Email casting@academytheatre.org to make an appointment

  • Audition Date: December 9, 2019
  • Audition Times: 6:30 – 9:00pm
  • Contract: Stipend offered
  • Rehearsal Dates: Feb 3 – March 18
  • Show Opens: Thursday, March 19
  • Show Closes: Sunday, March 29
  • Possible one weekend extension (April 5)
  • 8pm performances: 3/19. 3/21, 3/26, 3/27, 3/28
  • 3pm performances:  3/21, 3/22, 3/28, 3/29
LOCATION

Auditions are being held at the Academy Theatre located at 599 N. Central Ave, Hapeville, GA  30354

SEEKING

Actors to play the following:

  • Sharon – a woman in her mid-50’s; lives a squeaky-clean life of monotony; any ethnic background.
  • Robyn – a woman in her mid-50’s; moved from New York for a life change. any ethnic background.
SYNOPSIS FOR THE ROOMMATE

Recently divorced and living in an old house in Iowa, Sharon finds a sensible roommate like herself—a woman in her fifties—to make ends meet. But she quickly learns that Robyn is a fugitive of sorts, who couldn’t be further from the ladies in her book club. As both women become close, each recognizes in the other an overwhelming desire to transform her own life. But the only question is: what will be the price of that transformation. A dark comedy about what it takes to re-route your life – and what happens when the wheels come off.

PREPARATION
  • If the Director has not seen your work, please prepare a 1 – 2 min monologue
  • Sides will be provided at the audition
  • Be prepared to cold read.
  • Please bring a resume & head shot, stapled together.

Auditions – The Roommate by Jen Silverman

Impact Theatre Atlanta in association with The Academy Theatre is holding non-union auditions for its upcoming production,

THE ROOMMATE by Jen Silverman

Director: Brenda Porter

AUDITION APPOINTMENTS

Email casting@academytheatre.org to make an appointment

  • Audition Date: November 11, 2019
  • Audition Times: 6:00 – 9:30pm
  • Contract: Stipend offered
  • Rehearsal Dates: Feb 3 – March 18
  • Show Opens: Thursday, March 19
  • Show Closes: Sunday, March 29
  • Possible one weekend extension (April 5)
  • 8pm performances: 3/19. 3/21, 3/26, 3/27, 3/28
  • 3pm performances:  3/21, 3/22, 3/28, 3/29
LOCATION

Auditions are being held at the Academy Theatre located at 599 N. Central Ave, Hapeville, GA  30354

SEEKING

Actors to play the following:

  • Sharon – a woman in her mid-50’s; lives a squeaky-clean life of monotony; any ethnic background.
  • Robyn – a woman in her mid-50’s; moved from New York for a life change. any ethnic background.
SYNOPSIS FOR THE ROOMMATE

Recently divorced and living in an old house in Iowa, Sharon finds a sensible roommate like herself—a woman in her fifties—to make ends meet. But she quickly learns that Robyn is a fugitive of sorts, who couldn’t be further from the ladies in her book club. As both women become close, each recognizes in the other an overwhelming desire to transform her own life. But the only question is: what will be the price of that transformation. A dark comedy about what it takes to re-route your life – and what happens when the wheels come off.

PREPARATION
  • If the Director has not seen your work, please prepare a 1 – 2 min monologue
  • Sides will be provided at the audition
  • Be prepared to cold read.
  • Please bring a resume & head shot, stapled together.

Auditions – ‘Coda’, a new play by Sharon Mathis

Auditions for ‘Coda’, a new play by Sharon Mathis

Auditions for ‘Coda‘, a new play by Sharon Mathis, will be held October 29 and 30 at the Academy Theatre’s new space from 6:30pm to 9:30pm.

Address: Academy Theatre, 599 N. Central Ave., Hapeville, GA 30354

Bring two head shots and resumes, prepare a 1 minute monologue, be prepared to cold read, and improvise.

The show is directed by Robert Drake and Fracena Byrd.

‘Coda’ is a modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet among the retirement set.

Characters:

  • Jesse 70-80 Male
  • Juliet 65 to 75 Female
  • Ann late 40s to early 50s Female
  • Lizzie 20s Female
  • David 50s Male
  • Nancy late 30s to 50 Female

This show pays a stipend and will run from February 7th to 16th with the possibility of extension.

Appointments taken but not essential. Email casting@academytheatre.org.