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Philadelphia’s Walnut Street Theatre is seeking Equity performers for various roles in the upcoming 2017-18 Season. For any role listed as CAST, actors may be considered for possible future replacements if needed.

BREAKDOWN

17-18 MAINSTAGE SEASON

A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM
Frank Ferrante –Director
Michelle Gaudette -Choreographer
1st Rehearsal – August 15, 2017
Performances – September 6 – October 22, 2017

SEEKING – HERO, PHILIA, HYSTERIUM, ERRONIUS, and strong physical comedic singer/movers for ENSEMBLE.

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ANNIE
Glenn Casale – Director
Michelle Gaudette – Choreographer
1st Rehearsal – October 17, 2017
Performances – November 7 – January 7, 2018

Seeking –

ANNIE, WARBUCKS, GRACE, MISS HANNIGAN, and strong singers and character actors for ENSEMBLE. Orphan girls are intended be Non-Union, Local, and Double-cast.

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THE HUMANS
Bernard Havard – Director
1st Rehearsal – December 26, 2017
Performances – January 16 – March 4, 2018

Seeking

BRIGID BLAKE:
late 20s Irish Catholic, younger daughter of the Blake clan, well-meaning but often impractical and dreamy. Half-heartedly pursuing a career in music and attempting to live her perception of an adult lifestyle with her boyfriend in NYC.

AIMEE BLAKE:
late 30s Irish Catholic, daughter of the Blake clan. Both self-conscious and self-deprecating, her career as a lawyer once held promise. Now, her physical and emotional health both suffer.

MOMO BLAKE:
70+ woman. Grandmother and severely afflicted with dementia.

RICHARD SAAD –
late 30s – Brigid’s older boyfriend. A graduate student. Ethnically ambiguous.

Roles of ERIK and DIERDRE are CAST.


NOISES OFF
1st Rehearsal – February 20, 2018
Performances – March 13 – April 29, 2018

ALL Roles available

 


MAMMA MIA
(Co-Production with Riverside Theatre)
Richard Stafford – Director/Choreographer
1st Rehearsal – TBD March 2018
Performances – Riverside Theatre in April 2018- Walnut Street through July 2018

ALL Roles Available


17-18 STUDIO SEASON

SOUVENIR
1st Rehearsal – August 22, 2017
Performances – September 12 – October 15, 2017

Seeking the role of COSME

Role of FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS is cast.

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IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIFE RADIO PLAY
Jesse Bernstein – Director
1st Rehearsal – October 10, 2017
Performances – October 31 – December 17, 2017

Seeking 5 strong actor/singers, 3 men and 2 women, who will play multiple roles.

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BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY
Bill Van Horn – Director
1st Rehearsal – December 12, 2017
Performances – January 2 – February 4, 2018 + National Tour

All Roles CAST.

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A STEADY RAIN
1st Rehearsal – January 30, 2018
Performances – February 20 – March 25, 2018

All Roles Available

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TELL ME ON A SUNDAY
1st Rehearsal – March 20, 2018 Performances – April 10 – July 1, 2018

Seeking

GIRL:
A young English Girl newly arrived in NYC. Seeking an actress 18+ who is a very strong singer

 

Time & Date of Auditions: Monday, March 06, 2017 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Where:  Actors’ Equity New York Audition Center
165 W 46th St
16th Fl
New York, NY 10036

WHAT TO PREPARE

Please EITHER:
1) a short monologue; OR
2) 2 contrasting 16/32-bar musical selections;
OR a one minute monologue and 16 bars of a song. If singing, bring sheet music; accompanist provided.
Please also bring a picture and resume, stapled together.

 

Source: Playbill