Auditions

AUDITIONS!

NATURAL LIFE by Eduardo Ivan Lopez

directed by Jake Turner

From the director:

This is a workshop production of a new play.  The script will be in development throughout rehearsals.  We have two early meetings before the winter break so that our playwright can make changes during the break.

Please prepare the sides associated with the character for which you are auditioning (see below list).

I need your full commitment to the rehearsal schedule (as confirmed based on conflicts given upon casting), all technical rehearsals (Feb. 26, 27, 28, Mar. 2 and 3, 2015), and performances (the run of the show:  Mar. 4 – Mar. 15, 2015).  Not all characters will be needed for every rehearsal.

We will have two meetings before the winter holidays:
Wednesday, November 19 – 11:00am to 4:00pm – 7th floor Haskell Franklin
Thursday, November 21 – 10:00am to 5:00pm – 7th floor Camera Studio

REGULAR REHEARSALS
January 6 – February 25, 2015:
A three-day per week schedule with rehearsals on
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays (or Fridays)
10am to 5pm

Subject to discussion based on actors’ conflicts 

TECH & DRESS REHEARSALS
February 26, 27, and 28
March 2 & 3

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
March 4 to March 15
Wednesdays to Sundays @ 8pm (call time 6:30)

Please consider your personal schedules carefully.

 

AUDITION DATES/TIMES

NOV. 13TH – 10:00am – 5:30pm in the 10th floor camera studio

NOV. 14TH – 10:00am – 6:00pm in the 7th floor camera studio

 

CALLBACKS

NOV. 16TH – 11:00am – 6:00pm in the 7th floor camera studio

 

 

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN

YOUNG CLAIRE MCGREELY……a woman in her late teens

OLDER CLAIRE…………………….a woman in her 30s

RITA HATHAWAY…………………a television reporter in her 40s

VIRGIL PHILPOT…………………..a rough-hewn man in his 60s

DAN……………………………………a TV producer

BEN DUSHANE……………………..a handsome politician in his 40s

MA (GRANDMA)……………………a hard-drinking, tough old woman in her 60s/70s

HARRIS……………………………….a male prison guard

 

AUDITION SIDES

NATURAL LIFE by Eduardo Ivan Lopez

directed by Jake Turner

 

This play is unpublished.  Please click HERE for the latest draft.

 

TO DOWNLOAD, PLEASE CLICK ON THE DESIRED SIDE

VIRGIL & OLDER CLAIRE 1
ACT ONE, SCENE ONE

VIRGIL & OLDER CLAIRE 2
ACT TWO, SCENE SEVEN

VIRGIL & YOUNG CLAIRE
ACT ONE, SCENE TWO

MAMA & YOUNG CLAIRE
ACT ONE, SCENE ELEVEN

DAN & RITA
ACT ONE, SCENE FOUR

RITA & OLDER CLAIRE
ACT ONE, SCENE FIVE

DUSHANE
ACT TWO, SCENE FOUR

HARRIS
ACT ONE, SCENE THREE