New York, NY 10033
Posting this for a colleague, Cammerron David Baits who is directing consistently now! Maximalista was a big hit at Manhattan Repertory Theater last year and had an extended run.
Please read all information carefully and contact him with any questions!
Currently Casting Maximalista- Written by Ash Sanbourn Directed by Cammerron Baits
A one-act mental health play at New York Theater Festival Summerfest, This Show deals with hypersexuality in relationship with mental illness. What happens when you use sex as an escape from the chaos in your mind? Davi, the protagonist, has a series of online conquests. All auditioner roles, including Brandy, and Davi will require intimacy with all genders. The degree of intimacy will be discussed in rehearsals. No nudity required.
We will only be considering Non-Union or EMC.
If interested: please send headshot and resume ASAP to:
Please list the subject in the email with the title of show the role(s) you are submitting!
For example : Maximalista-Finn, Auditioner 2, Auditioner 4
Character Break Down:
Davi: (female, 40s to young 60s, any ethnicity), disheveled, wears drapey, layered, indescribable garments, extreme highs and lows in mood and behavior. Must be comfortable with intimacy with all genders. mover, singing ability, and playing an instrument is not required but a plus.
Violet: (female, late teens to 20s, any ethnicity), well put-together, wise for her age-Davi's daughter.
Finn: (male, 20s, any ethnicity) loud, brash, angry, burdened upbringing -Davi's son.
Joe: (male, late 30s to early 60s, any ethnicity) suspicious, resigned, tired-Finn and Violet's father.
Landlord: (male or female, late 20s- 50, any ethnicity) stern, no-nonsense. Dry-comedic timing is a plus.
Therapist: (female, 30-70s, any ethnicity) warm and loving sex therapist.
Brandy (Auditioner 1): (Female, early 20s, any Ethnicity) Very curious about sex and sexuality, loving and sincere. One of Davi's hookups. Must be comfortable with intimacy with all genders. Mover not required but a plus.
Auditioner 2: (Male, Any Ethnicity, 18-25) Male, frat boy mentality, always looking for his next hook up, charming, and great comedic timing. Must be comfortable with intimacy with all genders. Mover not required a plus.
Auditioner 3: (Female, 25-35, any ethnicity) meditation leader. Considers herself a researcher of sorts. Bi-sexual. Girlfriend of Auditioner 4. Must be comfortable with intimacy with all genders. Flexible Dancer with strong comedic timing.
Auditioner 4: (Male, 30-40s, any ethnicity) Girlfriend of Auditioner 3. Must be comfortable with intimacy with all genders. Strong mover with partnering ability not required but a plus.
Ensemble/ swing: (must be able to play 20-30 or 30-45) looking to cast 2-3 people to cover multiple tracks. Must be comfortable with intimacy as you will be a part of that sequence. Strong movers a big plus.
Every Saturday 12-5 sometimes done earlier. full schedule provided when offered an audition.
Auditions will be June 2nd from 10:00-2:00
Callbacks will be June 2nd from 5-8
Tech August 29 from 2:30 to 5:30pm
August 30 @ 9pm
September 1 @ 1pm - Saturday
September 2 @ 6pm
Pay - Possible Small Stipend, to be discussed at time of offer.
June 9, 2018 - September 2, 2018
HOW TO APPLY
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Send e-mail to Cammerronb@gmail.coM