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Auditioning Actors for Off-Broadway show – New York, NY

Between the Lines Productions is looking to add additional actors to their company for their ongoing show Platanos and Collard Greens. Platanos has been running Off-Broadway for almost 10 years. We are currently holding auditions for all roles (see descriptions below) and encourage all those interested to apply. Auditions date to be announced at a later date. Pay is $65-$100 a show, more details to follow upon hiring.

CASTING:

ANGELITA
Latina, (18-22), ability to speak Spanish a plus
Shy, naive and prudish
She is in love with Freeman
Her best friend is Nilsa. Must be very comfortable with Spoken Word, ability to sing a big plus.
Must be comfortable kissing on stage.

NILSA
Latina, (18-22), ability to speak Spanish a plus
Loud, rambunctious and outgoing. Her best friend is Angelita. Ability to rap a plus.

MALADY
African-American Female (18-22). Strong, independent “Michelle Obama” type.
Runs for Student Government Vice President with Freeman.
Must be very comfortable with Spoken Word, ability to sing a big plus.

FREEMAN
African-American Male (18-22). Strong, independent, revolutionary type
He is in love with Angelita. His best friend is OK. He runs for Student Government President with Malady. Must be very comfortable with Spoken Word. Must be comfortable kissing on stage

OK
African-American Male (18-22). Silly, fun, very outgoing, at times over-the-top “crazy.”
He is the best friend of Freeman. Must be able to rap and move well.

POPS
African-American Male (30s-40s). Father of Freeman.
He is a Psychologist and a Professor at the college Freeman attends. Very intelligent, always “teaching.”

SAMANA
Latina Female (30s-40s). Mother of Angelita. She is “off-the-boat” Dominican, head-strong and fierce.
Must be able to speak Spanish. Disapproves of Angelita and Freeman’s relationship.

Please submit headshots, resumes and cover letters with current contact information to:
Between the Lines Productions
PO Box 150188
Brooklyn, NY 11215

AUDITION DATE: TBD

CASTING CALL CATEGORY: THEATER AUDITIONS / NON-UNION CASTING CALLS

LOCATION: NEW YORK, NY

CONTACT: PLEASE SUBMIT HEADSHOTS, RESUMES AND COVER LETTERS WITH CURRENT CONTACT INFORMATION TO: BETWEEN THE LINES PRODUCTIONS, PO BOX 150188, BROOKLYN, NY 11215

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