Casting Call Details:
1 Actor to play the part of RICHIE
1 Actress to play the part of MARGOT
Perform the ‘Tent Scene’ from The Royal Tenenbaums (2001) before a UT Student Director’s Workshop. The performance will take place on Tuesday September 24, at CMB 4.118 on the University of Texas campus from 2PM to 5PM. Rehearsals will take place at a time and location TBD, beginning the weekend of the 14th (This coming weekend); I am willing to work around your schedule.
Scene Summary: Richie and Margot spend an intimate moment in a childhood tent. The adopted siblings confess their secret love for one another, the driving force behind Margot’s hasty divorce and Richie’s recent suicide attempt.
Richie – A tennis prodigy who’s secretly in love with his sister Margot. Richie’s tennis career was brought to an early end after his nervous breakdown on court before thousands of fans. Richie was recently released from the hospital after attempting to commit suicide by slitting his wrists, all because of his repressed love of his sister Margot.
Margot – A playwright and the adopted sister of Richie, Margot’s marriage ended only 8 days after its commencement. Often seen sulking in her bathtub and watching television. Margot also smokes frequently, unbeknownst to her family as she is
Casting Calls Categories: Student Films Casting Calls
Audition Date: September 15th
Project: The Royal Tenenbaums, ‘Tent Scene’
Casting Call Location: Austin, Texas
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