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New York Casting Call: Casting theater performers for “Black Boy & The War”

Project: Black Boy & The War
Casting Calls Category: Theater
Location: New York, NY

SYNOPSIS:
A man who hears war in his dreams… A woman caught in silence… The play delves into the complicated and inextricable connection between the Black Man and the Black Woman. With the constant push and pull of love and society’s power to make or unmake one’s identity this piece begs the question, “Where will this Black Boy have to go to find his name?” Set in the present.

CASTING:

NEIGHBOR 1
30s, African-American, youthful without necessarily being young, charming, energetic and willing to please, cowardly, tries to avoid conflict, also plays Black Boy

NEIGHBOR 2
30s, African-American, hard-working and self-sufficient, distrustful, especially to newcomers, also plays Miss Mary

NEIGHBOR 3
Early 20s, young, prudish, and mousy, afraid, also plays Sue

NEIGHBOR 4
40s, older, angry, given to violent outbursts, also plays Ellen

NEIGHBOR 5
20s, cocky and self-assured, a joker, likes Sue, also plays Rufus

NEIGHBOR 6
Late 30s-40, charming and self-possessed, grins like the devil while he cuts your throat, also plays The War

The roles of Neighbors 1, 2, 4, and 6 can be cast with Equity members.
The No-Good Nosey Neighbors are a chorus of sorts.

AUDITION INSTRUCTIONS:
By Appointment Only
Bring Headshot / Resume, stapled together to the audition
Sides will be provided

COMPENSATION:
Some Pay
Equity Basic Showcase Code

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS:
Submit Headshot / Resume with “BB&TW/ACTOR” in the subject line

PRODUCTION INFORMATION:
The Movement Theatre Company
www.themovementtheatrecompany.org

AUDITION DATE: TBD

PROJECT: BLACK BOY & THE WAR

CASTING CALL CATEGORY: THEATER AUDITIONS

LOCATION: NEW YORK, NY

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