Dead Man’s Cell Phone Auditions-Boise, ID – Casting ID # 1498498

Dead Man’s Cell Phone Auditions-Boise, ID
– Casting ID # 1498498
Project Type
Live Event
Submission Type
Open Call
Location
Boise, ID
Union
Non-union
Rate/Pay
n/a
Release Date 09-14-15
Audition Date
04-12-16
Submission deadline 04-11-16
Casting Category
Theatre – Non-Equity
An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet café. A stranger at the next table who has had enough. And a dead man—with a lot of loose ends. So begins Dead Man’s Cell Phone, a wildly imaginative new comedy by MacArthur “Genius” Grant recipient and Pulitzer Prize finalist, Sarah Ruhl, author of The Clean House and Eurydice. A work about how we memorialize the dead—and how that remembering changes us—it is the odyssey of a woman forced to confront her own assumptions about morality, redemption, and the need to connect in a technologically obsessed world. need to connect in a technologically

Role # 1 Jean
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A woman. Jean is an enigmatic and slightly bohemian presence; a free-spirit with an old soul.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60


Role # 2 Gordon Gottlieb
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A dead man. Gordon is an amoral character with a gift for charming you into accepting his behavior, no matter how reprehensible.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60


Role # 3 Hermia
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Gordon’s widow. Hermia is an unhappy widow who didn’t realize how much her marriage and husband meant to her before they were both gone.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60


Role # 4 Mrs. Gottlieb
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Gordon’s mother. An elegant and pampered woman who has been raised to be the arbiter of taste and behavior in her family and community, Harriet has lost the most important person in her life as the play’s action unfolds, and she realizes she will never recover from this loss.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60


Role # 5 Carlotta
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The other woman. She is a lethal woman, a femme fatale from a bygone age.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60


Role # 6 Dwight
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Gordon’s brother. A loveable nerd, Gordon runs a stationary and greeting card shop and marches to his own drum.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60