Brooklyn, NY 11231
MY BIG GAY ITALIAN CHRISTMAS
Avenel Performing Arts Center, Avenel, NJ
NON UNION ONLY
Payrate: $80 per performance/$10hr for rehearsals, some meals and lodging provided
Producer/Director/Writer: Anthony Wilkinson
Casting: HDB Casting
Rehearsals: On or about November 20th - TBD
Performance Dates: December 2nd-9th, 2020
(All dates are subject to change)
Auditions: Will be collecting self-tape submissions for initial appointments, with a deadline of September 25th.
Callbacks: Will be via Zoom, as needed
An hilarious new installment from the creator of MY BIG GAY ITALIAN WEDDING and MY BIG GAY ITALIAN FUNERAL to be presented at The Avenel Performing Arts Center in Avenel, NJ…
MY BIG GAY ITALIAN CHRISTMAS - One of the latest in a series of “Big Gay Italian” shows, My Big Gay Italian Christmas brings the holidays into the mix for the continuing adventures of the Pinnuziato family. This time it’s Christmas and on the menu is a bisexual love triangle, heated political conversations run amuck, over-the-top characters and a crushing snow storm. Written by Anthony J. Wilkinson, this show is filled with all of the perfect ingredients for a hilarious night out!
For more information please visit: https://avenelarts.com/shows/
NOTE: The state of NJ is permitting live entertainment beginning in October with limited capacity and strict guidelines for safety of audience and actors. Producers are committed to enforcing ALL guidelines as set in place by the state of NJ, including distancing, masks, reduced capacity, regular testing, disinfecting rehearsal space & theatre… etc. Considering the uncertainty of our current situation, all dates are subject to change.
Performers must be local to NJ and NYC actors willing and able to take public transit to NJ from NYC.
SEEKING ACTORS WITH INCREDIBLE COMEDIC TIMING AND IMPROV TRAINING FOR THE FOLLOWING ROLES:
ANGELA PINNUNZIATO – (Female Identifying, late 50s-60s or younger to play older) Over the top and overbearing Italian Mother. Wildly funny comedic Actress. LEAD
JOSEPHINE – (Female Identifying, 40s-50s or younger to play older) Angela and Toniann’s first cousin who is a neurotic hypochondriac and always the bearer of bad news. A very unassuming lesbian. SUPPORTING
VICTORIO: (Male Identifying, late 30s/40s or younger to play older) A distinguished and very handsome educated doctor, who has a winning personality and charm. SUPPORTING
MARIA: (Female Identifying, late 20s-early 30s) Anthony’s younger sister - nine months pregnant and very emotionally unstable. SUPPORTING
TO SUBMIT EMAIL MATERIALS TO: firstname.lastname@example.org with My BIG GAY ITALIAN CHRISTMAS in the subject line.
November 20, 2020 - December 9, 2020
$80 per show/$10 hr for rehearsals