Tuesday, January 6, 2009

Auditions Broadway Understudies, M/F 40's

Title God of Carnage - Equity Principal Auditions / Understudies
Category Performer
Description Broadway / Production Contract $1,558/week minimum.
Producers: Robert Fox, David Pugh/Davydd Rogers, Stuart Thompson
Writer: Yasmina Reza
Translator: Christopher Hampton
Director: Matthew Warchus
Casting: Daniel Swee

1st rehearsal: January 26, 2009. 1st preview: February 27, 2009. Opening date TBA at a Broadway theatre TBA.

Two couples meet to discuss a fight that occurred between their two 11-year-old sons.

All onstage roles are cast. Still seeking the following Understudies:

One Male Understudy: AVAILABLE. Covers the following two roles:

Michel: 40s. Married to Veronique. Outwardly warm and initially conciliatory, but becomes
quite volatile.

Alain: 40s. Married to Annette. A lawyer in the midst of an important case. Initially seems emotionally removed and focused solely on his work.

One Female Understudy: AVAILABLE. Covers the following two roles:

Veronique: 40s. Married to Michel. A liberal writer, she sees herself as someone who stands up for justice.

Annette: 40s. Married to Alain. Fashionable, polite; often acquiescent to her husband.

Casting Director's statement: "Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend."

CONCESSION: Equity has granted an auditions concession to the producer. Equity Members may request a copy of the concession's full text from the Equity Auditions Department.

Job Start Date
Job End Date
Union Information
Salary 1558/week min.

Company Daniel Swee
Address New York, NY 10036

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Audition Information When: Equity Principal Auditions
Wednesday, January 7, 2009
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Lunch from 1-2.
Where: Actors' Equity Association Audition Center
165 West 46th Street, 2nd Floor
New York City
Notes/What to bring: Sides will be provided at the audition.

Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together.