The Prom - Equity Video Submissions (Principal) (Deadline 06.23.21)

The Prom - Equity Video Submissions (Principal) (Deadline 06.23.21)

CATEGORY: Performer

Prom Touring, LLC
Columbia, MD

Job Details

DESCRIPTION


CALL TYPE
Submission

CONTRACT
Short Engagement Touring
$859 weekly minimum (Category 3)

PERSONNEL
Producer: Dori Berinstein, Bill Damaschke, Jack Lane and NETworks
Director/Choreographer: Casey Nicholaw Book: Bob Martin and Chad Beguelin
Music: Matthew Sklar
Lyrics: Chad Beguelin
Musical Director: Mary-Mitchell Campbell Casting: The Telsey Office/ Bethany Knox (viewing auditions)

OTHER DATES
1st rehearsal: September 27, 2021
1st Preview: October 30, 2021
Opening: November 2, 2021

(Rehearsals and performances will be indoors. These will be live performances with an audience.)

OTHER
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to submit.

SEEKING
Equity actors for principal roles in THE PROM tour (see breakdown).

“The Prom” encourages gender diverse and color conscious casting. Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds, gender identities, and abilities are encouraged to apply.

No stage manager positions are available at this time.

BREAKDOWN

PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS: Please prepare a brief contemporary musical theatre song that

shows your style and vocal range. If you do not have access to accompaniment, you may sing your song of choice a cappella. If you are not able to sing a song of your choosing, please feel free to prepare the provided song. Sheet music and MP3s are available at https://tinyurl.com/28fxj5p4.

If you are using an iPhone to video record, please be sure to film horizontally and in a well-lit space (not backlit). At the top of the video, please slate your name, and height.

[BARRY GLICKMAN] Any ethnicity,30’s – 50’s, High Baritone/Low Tenor. A very gay Broadway star. Completely politically incorrect and doesn’t know it. Impulsive and loves to make a scene everywhere he goes. Strong singer. Big, Broadway belter. PRINCIPAL.

[DEE DEE ALLEN] Any ethnicity,30’s – 50’s, Alto. A current Broadway diva. A huge ego to match her huge talent. No filter. Hilariously self-involved, but yearns to do something good for someone other than herself. Strong Singer. Big, Broadway belter. PRINCIPAL.

[TRENT OLIVER] Any ethnicity,30’s – 40’s, Baritone. A pretentious Broadway star who is probably better known for TV infomercials. Loves the sound of his own voice. Strong singer, pop and legit. PRINCIPAL.

[EMMA] Any ethnicity, 18+ to play a high school senior. Mix/belt up to a C#. Forced into the spotlight because she asked her girlfriend to the prom. A reluctant poster child for gay / lesbian youth. Very smart, but doesn't need to be classically beautiful. A bit of a tomboy quality. Sweet pop voice. Strong singer. PRINCIPAL.

[ALYSSA] Any ethnicity, 18+ to play a high school senior, Mix/belt up to a D. Tries desperately to fit in. A cheerleader. Secretly Emma's girlfriend, but afraid to come out. Can be classically pretty. Afraid to stand up to her mother. Pop voice. Strong singer. PRINCIPAL.

[MR. HAWKINS] Any ethnicity,30’s – 50’s, High Baritone. A small town principal. Easily flustered. Straight-laced. A Broadway enthusiast. Good singer. PRINCIPAL.

[ANGIE] Any ethnicity, 30’s – 40’s, Alto with a belt. An ensemble member in the Broadway production of “Chicago”. Jaded Fosse girl with a heart of gold. Strong Singer. PRINCIPAL.

[MRS. GREENE] Any ethnicity, 30’s – 40’s, Alto. Alyssa's Mother and the school board president. Very strong, controlling and intimidating. Loves her daughter very much but has a very specific view of what is "right" and "wrong" for her daughter and the school. Strong Singer. PRINCIPAL

[SHELDON SAPERSTEIN] Any ethnicity, 30's - 40’s, Baritone. A charismatic press agent. Traditional musical theatre sound. PRINCIPAL.

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS
PLEASE SEE PREPARATION INSTRUCTIONS IN BREAKDOWN. Please send the video, along with your photo/resume attached, in a downloadable format (Google Drive, Dropbox, etc.) to the following email address: thepromvideos@gmail.com. In the subject line, please type: [Your full name] - [The role for which you’d like to be considered]

Deadline: 06/23/2021

SUBMIT TO
thepromvideos@gmail.com

Union

AEA

SALARY

Short Engagement Touring $859 weekly minimum (Category 3)