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Equity and non-Equity singers, dancers, actors, and/or performers of all gender identities, expressions, sexual orientations, and ethnicities/races for Iron Crow Theatre’s upcoming 19/20 Season of the Renegade.
The Rocky Horror Show
Book, Music and Lyrics by: Richard O’Brien
Directed and Choreographed by: Quae Simpson
Rehearsals begin: December 17, 2019
Performances: February 7 - 16, 2019
DR. FRANK ‘N’ FURTER: A “sweet transvestite” scientist from the planet of Transsexual, located in the galaxy of Transylvania. He is the master of the castle which doubles as his laboratory. He is renowned for his decadence and self-indulgence, male, age flexible.
JANET WEISS: Good girl who is madly in love with Brad. Always seems to be frightened of something. Keeps losing more of her clothes throughout the story. Emotionally weak, caves into pressure easily, female, twenties/thirties.
BRAD MAJORS: Quirky, but very much in love with his fiancé, Janet. Overly optimistic at times, male, twenties/thirties.
ROCKY: Frank’s magnificent creation. Sexually appealing with prominent muscles, twenties/thirties.
MAGENTA: One of Frank’s servants. Has an oddly close relationship with Riff-Raff who is presumably her brother. Female, age flexible.
RIFF-RAFF: One of Frank’s servants if not the main servant. Creepy, resembling more of a zombie. Often makes harmless conversation seem awkward and foreboding. Male, age flexible.
COLUMBIA: One of Frank’s servants, female, age flexible.
NARRATOR: Follows our two hero’s through the story by narrating directly to the audience, age and gender flexible.
EDDIE/DR. SCOTT: As Eddie: delivery man, “went to pieces.” Misses the rock-and-roll life. Comes back to life only to die after his solo. As Dr. Scott: German scientist and Eddie’s uncle. Age and gender flexible.
4 PHANTOMS: Ensemble. Hedonists, deviants, dare we say — renegades? Age and gender flexible.
Please note the role of Dr. Frank ‘N’ Furter has been cast.
Homos, or Everyone in America
Written by: Jordan Seavey
Directed by: Sean Elias
Rehearsals begin: April 28, 2020
Performances: May 29, 2020 - June 7, 2020
AUTHOR’S CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS
The Writer: Male, caucasian jew, ages from late twenties to early thirties.
The Academic: Male, latino, ages from late twenties to early thirties.
Dan: A friend, male, race: he’s adopted so who knows? Thirty-ish.
Laila: A stranger, female, any race but caucasian, thirty-ish.
Please note the role of The Academic has been cast.
Rehearsals take place in Baltimore, MD five (5) days a week: four (4) nights during the weekday from 7:00pm - 11:00pm and one weekend day from 9:00am - 6:00pm. Exact rehearsal dates and times are specific to production needs and may vary based on the production itself. The above information should be used as a general guideline as you review your availability.
All productions perform 8 performances over the course of two weeks at the historic Baltimore Theatre Project located at 45 West Preston Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. Please note that The Rocky Horror Show performs a special 11:30pm performance on Valentine’s Day 2020.
Actor’s Equity Association: Equity Special Appearance Contract available.
Non-Equity: A multi-hundred dollar stipend is paid following the successful completion of all performances.
Local performers preferred. Limited Housing options may be available.
AUDITION DATE, TIME, AND LOCATION
Friday, September 20, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, September 21, 2019
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Saturday, September 21, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
WHAT TO PREPARE
Please be prepared to present a memorized monologue from a published piece of theatre and/or a musical theatre selection of your choice that best shows-off your range and ability. Both selections (in any order and/or cut) should not exceed three minutes in length. You may be asked to read/sing from your book and/or the script/score of the production you are auditioning for. Singing from the production itself is acceptable. A live accompanist will be provided.
Auditions will be held by appointment. Walk-in's are welcome and will be seen as time permits. If you are unable to attend the auditions but are able to secure housing in the DMV area, you may submit your audition via video to email@example.com. All actors who are interested in auditioning in person should register for an audition appointment below. In most cases, you must be available for callbacks in order to be considered for final casting. Callback information detailing what material to review will be sent via email as soon after auditions as is possible. Please note that callbacks are scheduled to take place shortly following the audition date. It is our recommendation that you familiarize yourself with the piece prior to the auditions and callbacks.
CALLBACK DATE, TIME, AND LOCATION
Those actors who are invited to callbacks will receive specific information detailing exactly when they will be needed for the callback session and what material to prepare. In most cases, actors must be available for the callback session to be considered for final casting. Callbacks will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2019 for all productions listed above.