THIS IS OUR YOUTH
Company: Midtwenties Theatre Society
Playwright: Kenneth Lonergan
Director: Beau Han Bridge
Production Dates: (See Notes Below) Performance dates = July 14th-16th
Audition Date: Selftape by May 3rd @ noon
Audition Address: N/A
Requires: 2 Men in their late-teens/early 20’s, 1
Woman in her late-teens/early 20’s.
Notes: This material will be exactly like the original, except it will be set in the contemporary times of Trump-era 2017 and be performed in a more contemporary, minimalist-setting. Actors chosen MUST BE available for dates listed below. Rehearsals will be only on Mondays & Wednesday evenings for 2 hours from 7pm-9pm. Each rehearsal session will deal with approximately 7 pages of the play, with the whole play comprising of 67 pages.
Rehearsal locations will be at the Cultch Rehearsal Hall and The Post at 750.
Actors who struggle with intensive theatre, personal preparation outside of rehearsal, and are unable to make all the dates listed below should avoid submitting.
Dates required to commit:
May 6th – First Meeting (Saturday, 6pm)
May 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, 31 (Monday & Wednesday, 7pm-9pm)
June 5, 7, 19, 21, 25, 28 (Monday & Wednesday, 7pm – 9pm)
July 10, 12 (Monday, Wednesday – Dress/Tech)
July 14, 15, 16 (Performance)
Please submit a resume and headshot to email@example.com. Chosen applicants will be contacted and be given a monologue or a scene to self-tape. Instructions will also be provided as to how to self-tape and what information must be given for consideration. Tapes must be sent in by Wednesday, May 3st @ noon and chosen actors will be notified on May 4th. Contact: Beau Han Bridge, firstname.lastname@example.org