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NCTC Casting, 25 Van Ness Ave, Lower Lobby, SF CA 94102

 

 

 

 


 

FUN HOME AUDITIONS


New Conservatory Theatre Center is pleased to announce casting for our production of Fun Home by Lisa Kron, Jeanine Tesori, and Alison Bechdel. Directed by Arturo Catricala, Musical Direction by Joe Wicht.

 

About the show:  Winner of five Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Fun Home is the comically candid story of Alison Bechdel as she tries to understand her dysfunctional relationship with her father, a deeply closeted and mercurial funeral director. Based on the best-selling graphic memoir, the past and present blend together in this tender and surprisingly hilarious testament to the complicated nature of family.

 

Casting the following roles (NON-AEA ONLY):

All ethnicities encouraged to submit.

 

ROY / MARK / PETE / BOBBY JEREMY - 20s. Roy is a young man Bruce has hired for yard work / Pete is a mourner at the funeral home / Mark is a high-school junior. Bobby Jeremy is the lead singer of a band in Alison’s mind.  Actor should have clean pop sound to a B.

 

 

When:

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 (Auditions/Callbacks by appointment only, from 6-10pm)

 

Where:

New Conservatory Theater Center 25 Van Ness @ Market, Lower Lobby.

 

Prepare:

Please prepare a 1 minute contemporary monologue and 32 bars of an uptempo song. Please provide sheet music.

Please also prepare materials from the show, provided with an audition appointment.

 

REHEARSALS:

We begin rehearsal on March 29 and will rehearse 4-5 days a week.

 

PERFORMANCES:

Previews begin May 15; Runs May 23 thru June 14, 2020.

Wednesdays - Saturdays 8pm, Sundays 2pm (Talkback May 31).

Possible extension until June 27, 2020.

 

To set up an audition time, please send a headshot and resumé to CASTING@NCTCSF.ORG. Auditions are by invitation only, based on submission. E-mails that do not include headshots and resumés will not be considered. NO PHONE CALLS OR LINKS TO WEBSITES, PLEASE!

 

 


 

YOUTHAWARE OUTSPOKEN AUDITIONS


 

 

About:  YouthAware offers actors a unique opportunity to present original plays for Northern and Central California K - 12 youth that entertain, enlighten, and engage. Performances are followed by post-show dialogues. Visit nctcsf.org/youthaware for more information about our current YouthAware programs.

 

Casting: Non-AEA actor-educators for our 2019-20 YouthAware season. We are specifically looking to cast actors (18 or older) who can represent our diverse Bay Area school audiences. Actors of all ethnicities, gender identities, and body types, who can play younger characters are encouraged to submit, and experience working with youth is preferred. YouthAware actor-educators are trained to facilitate post-show conversations with students.

 

OUTSPOKEN (on tour in the Bay Area April-May 2020) 1 Actor – masculine of center or non-binary, to play high school student.

Engaging young characters present stories in fast paced scenes to help audiences examine stereotypes, labels, peer pressure, identity, and respect for differences in their own school and community. The ensemble of “OUTSPOKEN” will be cast in a variety of roles (TBD within the first week of rehearsal) in each of the vignettes that make up the show.

Rehearsals: March 30-April 17, 2020. Monday – Friday, 10am-3pm.

Performances: April 20-May 15, 2020. Monday – Friday daytimes (updated tour schedule will be shared with cast 2 weeks prior to performances) (7am-4pm)

 

Auditions/Callbacks: Tuesday February 18, 2020 from 12-4pm (by appointment only)

 

Where:  New Conservatory Theater Center 25 Van Ness @ Market, Lower Lobby.

 

Prepare:  You will have a three minute time slot. Please prepare a contemporary monologue that best showcases your personality and a strong special skill (ex. a capella singing, dancing, beatboxing, rapping, etc). Please also come prepared to talk about your interest in education and/or theatre for young audiences.

Please also prepare sides from the show, provided with an audition appointment.

 

Full script is available on the play page at www.nctcsf.org/youthaware/plays, and callbacks will consist of sides from the script.

 

How to submit for audition appointment consideration: Please email your headshot and résumé to Casting@nctcsf.org. E-mails that do not include headshots and résumés will not be considered. NO PHONE CALLS OR LINKS TO WEBSITES, PLEASE.