Call Type: EPA
LORT C and D ($696 - $899/week)
Rick Dildine, Artistic Director
Greta Lambert, Associate Artistic Director
An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.
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Equity actors for various roles in the upcoming season.
Written by: Dominique Morisseau
Directed by: TBD
Contract Dates: September 24th – October 27th, 2019
Nya: Black woman, mid-late 30s.
Single mother. Public high school teacher. Trying to raise her teenage son on her own with much difficulty. A good teacher inspiring her students in a stressed environment. A struggling parent doing her damnedest. Strong but burning out. Smoker. Sometimes drinker. Holding together by a thread.
Omari: Black man, late teens.
Nya’s son. Smart and astute. Rage without release. Tender and honest at his core. Something profoundly sensitive amidst the anger. Wrestling with his identity between private school education and being from a so-called urban community.
Jasmine: Black or Latina woman, late teens.
Sensitive and tough. A sharp bite, a soft smile. Profoundly aware of herself and her environment. Attends upstate private school but from a so-called urban environment. IN touch with the poetry of her own language.
Xavier: Black man, mid-late 30s.
Nya’s ex-husband. Omari’s father. Single father. Struggling to connect to his own so