Tuesday, March 20th: 7pm-10pm
Wednesday, March 21st: 7pm-10pm
Callbacks will be held Sunday, March 25th: 2-6pm
Please indicate in your email which character you would like to read and you will be sent the sides. A reader will be provided. Please bring a stapled headshot and resume.
OUR DEAR DEAD DRUG LORD
Playwright: Alexis Scheer
Director: Rebecca Bradshaw
Location: Performing at the Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. Rehearsing at Boston Playwrights’ Theatre.
First Rehearsal: July 24th, 2018
Tech: August 10th, 2018.
Opening: August 17th, 2018
Closing: September 1st, 2018
AEA Special Appearance Contract Level I.
Non-union actors will receive a stipend.
SEEKING THE FOLLOWING:
PIPE— Female, Latina, 20s.
President of The Dead Leaders Club. Strong, stubborn, dangerous. Wisdom teeth are coming in. Cuban-American. Born in West Palm Beach. Seventeen.
*Command of Spanish preferred.
ZOOM— Female, White, 20s.
Pipe’s younger next door neighbor. Impulsive, ditzy, impressionable. Starting to go deaf. Caucasian-American. Born in West Palm Beach. Fifteen.
*Must be able to carry a tune.
SQUEEZE— Female, Indigenous/Latina, 20s.
Pipe’s best friend. Smart ass, combative, sensible. Allergic to cats. Kiwi on dad’s side, Jewban on mom’s side. Born in West Palm Beach. Seventeen.
*Must be able to carry a tune. Command of Spanish preferred.
KIT— Female, Latina, 20s.
New girl in town. Sensual, mysterious, forceful. Not afraid of anything. Colombian-American. Born in New Jersey. Sixteen.
*Possible partial nudity. Command of Spanish preferred.
SEEKING SUBMISSIONS FOR:
PABLO FUCKING ESCOBAR— Male, Latino, 40s.
“The King of Cocaine.” Terrifying, seductive, ruthless. Infamous Colombian drug lord and narcoterrorist. Born in Medellín. Forty-four.
*Must speak Spanish.
Schedule an appointment by contacting Ida Esmaeili at email@example.com. Please leave your name, primary contact information, preferred audition hour, and which character(s) you would like to read. To submit for Pablo, please email your headshot and resume. Note that auditions for Pablo will be held at a later date.
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