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TURNING by Darrah Cloud
AUDITION NOTICE: NON-UNION OPEN CALL
The Centenary Stage Company, (www.centenarystageco.org) a not for profit equity theatre located on the campus of Centenary University in Hackettstown NJ approximately 50 miles west of NYC will be holding auditions for the World Premiere production, of Darrah Cloud’s “Turning” , based on the first U.S Women’s Gymnastics Team at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.
Auditions will be held on Tuesday Feb. 2nd from 10-7pm at the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Avenue in Hackettstown.
There is an honorarium of $500.00 for the production. Meals are also provided on the campus. Readings will be from the script with sides available in advance and at the audition.
Dance experience and/or some gymnastics ability is a plus. The production will be directed by Lea Antolini. If you are unable to make the audition, you may submit a video to Casting@centenarystageco.org. You may do any monologue along with examples of dance or gymnastic skills.
AUDITIONING FOR THE FOLLOWING ROLES:
Mary: early 20s, part of the gymnastics team; she is “all Brooklyn, Irish”
Jennie: early 20s, part of the gymnastics team; heavy NJ accent. Italian heritage
Ada: early 20s, part of the gymnastics team, heavy NJ accent. Italian heritage
Jesse Owens: Yes, that Jessie. Early 20’s, part of the men’s Olympic Team
Rehearsals begin Feb. 9th with the production running Feb. 25th-March 7. CSC encourages non traditional casting.
FOR ALL OTHER CASTING CONSIDERATION
Submit headshot and resumes to:
Attn: Carl Wallnau
Centenary Stage Company
400 Jefferson Street
Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Important Information regarding COVID - 19 policies and procedures.
Auditions are by appointment only. Must call the box office to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins will be asked to sign up for an audition slot upon their arrival and then return at that designated time. Performers will be required to fill out a COVID-19 screening questionnaire upon their arrival. Masks or face-coverings must be worn at all times while in-doors and only permitted to be removed by the performer during the designated audition slot. All are required to observer social distancing while present. Performers are asked to arrive no sooner than 5 minutes prior to their audition time slot and must leave following their scheduled appointment. Extended gathering or waiting in the Lackland Center lobby is not permitted.