Castings

 

DESCRIPTION
CALL TYPE
EPA
CONTRACT
Off Broadway
Off Broadway Developmental Lab Level 2;
$550/wk + benefits
PERSONNEL
Producers: Eric Krebs, in association with
Harriet Spalding & Michael Planit
Director: Bill Castellino
Book & Lyrics: Jamie Jackson
Book & Music: SoHee Youn
Music Director: Doug Oberhamer
Casting Director: Michael Cassara, CSA (in attendance at the EPA)
OTHER DATES
First rehearsal: 3/4
Final presentation: 3/22
(3 week developmental lab - will potentially work around existing show schedules. This lab is NOT impacted by any of the current AEA strike actions.)
OTHER
If unable to attend EPA, you may submit materials via e-mail to submissions@michaelcassara.net
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.
An Equity Monitor will be provided.
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. 
Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.
Always bring your Equity Membership card to
auditions.
SEEKING
Equity actors/singers. See breakdown.
All stage management positions have been filled.
BREAKDOWN
SEEKING:
[JOSE RODRIGUEZ] male, Latino, 20s, pop tenor. Ideally no taller than 5’7” or thereabouts. An
enterprising, undocumented Mexican immigrant (Dreamer). He’s not the biggest guy on the block, but
he has the biggest dream. Ambitious, street-smart, charming. Should have facility with Mexican
accent, as well as great comedic ability.
[ALINA ORLOVA] female, Russian, 20s, soprano with belt. Ideally taller than 5’6”. All business, this
charismatic Russian spy is bent on undermining the West. On the surface, she’s a cool, sexy operator,
but there’s a warmth underneath. Should have facility with Russian accent, as well as great comedic
ability.
[SUNNY PARK] female, Korean, 40s-50s, mezzo/alto. A proud Korean owner of Hell’s Kitchen’s best
corner deli. Business oriented, but deep down, yearning for love. Should have facility with Korean
accent, as well as great comedic ability.
[ABDUL MAKHDOOM] male, Pakistani, 40s-50s, baritone. A passionate Pakistani pizzeria proprietor
with dreams of a Michelin Star and a wife. Romantic and a bit vague. Should have facility with
Pakistani accent, as well as great comedic ability.
[COLD BORSCHT] male, Russian, 40s-50s, baritone. One of Russia’s most awarded spies and
Alina’s father. Imposing, demanding, superior. Should have facility with Russian accent, as well as
great comedic ability.
[PRISCILIANA ESPINOZA] female, Latina, 40s-50s, mezzo. A Mexican mafiosa with a corrupt flair for
deal-making. She’s raunchy, devious and a powerhouse of dominatrix energy. Must have convincing
Mexican accent and comedic ability.
[THE AMERICAN/ENSEMBLE] female, African-American, 20s, mezzo soprano/strong belt. An MBA
grad from NYU. She has laser focus and burning ambition. Must have comedic ability.
[CAROL/ENSEMBLE] female, Caucasian, 30s, alto. Prisciliana’s imposing henchwoman. A
Southerner with a colorful past and sadistic tendencies. Must have Southern accent and comedic
ability.
[BEEF STROGANOFF/ENSEMBLE] male, Russian, 18+ to play teen. A pale-skinned, conceited
denizen of the dark web. Speaks hacker jargon with a slight Russian accent. Must have comedic
chops and ability to play a variety of characters.
[MRS. BROWN/ENSEMBLE] female, any ethnicity, 30s, soprano. A hard-nosed US government
agent. Must have good comedic chops and ability to play a variety of characters.
[MR. GRAY/ENSEMBLE] male, any ethnicity, 30s, bass. A hard-nosed US government agent. Must
have good comedic chops and ability to play a variety of characters.
[GRACE/ENSEMBLE] female, Asian-American, 20s, soprano. Sunny’s daughter, Harvard grad. Also
plays a variety of ensemble roles. Must have comedic ability.
[LENNY/ENSEMBLE] male, any ethnicity, 30s, baritone. A smarmy casting director. Must have
comedic ability and ability to play multiple roles with various accents.
[DIGNITARY/ENSEMBLE] male, any ethnicity, 20s, tenor.An eager, young Designer. Must have good
comedic chops and ability to play a variety of characters.
UNION
EPA
AUDITION INFORMATION
WHERE
Actors' Equity New York Audition Center
165 W 46th St
16th Fl
New York, NY 10036
WHEN
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Lunch 1 to 2
WHAT TO PREPARE
Please prepare a brief musical theatre selection (funny is optimal!) in the style of the score. Demos, etc. can be found at http://www.ISpyASpyTheMusical.com. Bring picture and resume.

DESCRIPTION


CALL TYPE

EPA


CONTRACT

Off Broadway

Off Broadway Developmental Lab Level 2;

$550/wk + benefits




PERSONNEL

Producers: Eric Krebs, in association with

Harriet Spalding & Michael Planit

Director: Bill Castellino

Book & Lyrics: Jamie Jackson

Book & Music: SoHee Youn

Music Director: Doug Oberhamer

Casting Director: Michael Cassara, CSA (in attendance at the EPA)



OTHER DATES

First rehearsal: 3/4

Final presentation: 3/22

(3 week developmental lab - will potentially work around existing show schedules. This lab is NOT impacted by any of the current AEA strike actions.)


OTHER

If unable to attend EPA, you may submit materials via e-mail to submissions@michaelcassara.net


EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.


An Equity Monitor will be provided.


Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. 

Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.


Always bring your Equity Membership card to


auditions.




SEEKING

Equity actors/singers. See breakdown.

All stage management positions have been filled.



BREAKDOWN


SEEKING:


[JOSE RODRIGUEZ] male, Latino, 20s, pop tenor. Ideally no taller than 5’7” or thereabouts. An

enterprising, undocumented Mexican immigrant (Dreamer). He’s not the biggest guy on the block, but

he has the biggest dream. Ambitious, street-smart, charming. Should have facility with Mexican

accent, as well as great comedic ability.


[ALINA ORLOVA] female, Russian, 20s, soprano with belt. Ideally taller than 5’6”. All business, this

charismatic Russian spy is bent on undermining the West. On the surface, she’s a cool, sexy operator,

but there’s a warmth underneath. Should have facility with Russian accent, as well as great comedic

ability.


[SUNNY PARK] female, Korean, 40s-50s, mezzo/alto. A proud Korean owner of Hell’s Kitchen’s best

corner deli. Business oriented, but deep down, yearning for love. Should have facility with Korean

accent, as well as great comedic ability.


[ABDUL MAKHDOOM] male, Pakistani, 40s-50s, baritone. A passionate Pakistani pizzeria proprietor

with dreams of a Michelin Star and a wife. Romantic and a bit vague. Should have facility with

Pakistani accent, as well as great comedic ability.


[COLD BORSCHT] male, Russian, 40s-50s, baritone. One of Russia’s most awarded spies and

Alina’s father. Imposing, demanding, superior. Should have facility with Russian accent, as well as

great comedic ability.


[PRISCILIANA ESPINOZA] female, Latina, 40s-50s, mezzo. A Mexican mafiosa with a corrupt flair for

deal-making. She’s raunchy, devious and a powerhouse of dominatrix energy. Must have convincing

Mexican accent and comedic ability.


[THE AMERICAN/ENSEMBLE] female, African-American, 20s, mezzo soprano/strong belt. An MBA

grad from NYU. She has laser focus and burning ambition. Must have comedic ability.


[CAROL/ENSEMBLE] female, Caucasian, 30s, alto. Prisciliana’s imposing henchwoman. A

Southerner with a colorful past and sadistic tendencies. Must have Southern accent and comedic

ability.


[BEEF STROGANOFF/ENSEMBLE] male, Russian, 18+ to play teen. A pale-skinned, conceited

denizen of the dark web. Speaks hacker jargon with a slight Russian accent. Must have comedic

chops and ability to play a variety of characters.


[MRS. BROWN/ENSEMBLE] female, any ethnicity, 30s, soprano. A hard-nosed US government

agent. Must have good comedic chops and ability to play a variety of characters.


[MR. GRAY/ENSEMBLE] male, any ethnicity, 30s, bass. A hard-nosed US government agent. Must

have good comedic chops and ability to play a variety of characters.


[GRACE/ENSEMBLE] female, Asian-American, 20s, soprano. Sunny’s daughter, Harvard grad. Also

plays a variety of ensemble roles. Must have comedic ability.