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Auditions for “Gogol Project”

PROJECT: GOGOL PROJECT, ROGUE ARTISTS ENSEMBLE, AEA 99-SEAT PLAN
CASTING CALL CATEGORY: THEATER AUDITIONS
LOCATION: LOS ANGELES, CA

Rogue Artists Ensemble, the creators of the critically acclaimed Mr. Punch, announces auditions for their newest Hyper-theatrical work, Gogol Project written by Kitty Felde with music by Ego Plum, opening at Bootleg Theater on September 25th. This project combines mask work, silent characters, movement, puppetry, digital media and effects to bring three of Russian ‘realist’ Nicolai Gogol’s tales to life.
This is a 99 seat equity-waiver production and all cast members will be paid at the same rate. This production is produced in collaboration with Bootleg Theater.
Breakdown: Actors with unusual talents, movement experience, etc are encouraged to apply. In addition to the main roles there are supporting and character roles as well.

CASTING:

PUPPETEERS: any age, male and female, movement/ puppetry experience
Variety of roles, old newspaper shop owner, enormous Russian tailor, baker, homeless person, talking dogs, giant noses

AKAKY: M, 30 – 50’s
Silent Character, postal worker, hopeless, tender, excellent mover, tall

AKSENTY: M, 20 – 30’s
Silent Character, madman, town character, incredibly charming, obsessed with Sophie

IVAN: M, 30 – 50’s
Silent Character, Barber, alcoholic, devoted husband, fears loosing wife to another man

SOPHIE: F, 20 – 30s
Ingénue, naïve, overly romantic, vivacious and lovely

KOVALEV: M, 40 – 60
Funny, Self-important, pompous, eccentric, bourgeois

TEPLOV: M, 20 – 30
Captain of the guard, strong, full of himself, dashing, Dudley Do Right gone wrong, smooth talker

MAGDA THE MILLINER: F, 30 – 50’s
Full figured, desperate, crafty, lonely, eager

KOROLINA: F, 30 – 50
Married to the barber, devoted wife, gorgeous, sensual, somewhat short tempered

THE SERVANT: M, 30 – 50
Town servant, eccentric, feeble

PROJECT: GOGOL PROJECT, ROGUE ARTISTS ENSEMBLE, AEA 99-SEAT PLAN

CASTING CALL CATEGORY: THEATER AUDITIONS

LOCATION: LOS ANGELES, CA

CONTACT: ROGUE ARTISTS ENSEMBLE, C/O GOGOL PROJECT AUDITIONS, 3352 CALIFORNIA AVE., SIGNAL HILL CA 90755

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