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September 14, 2018

SUBMISSIONS - Miller, Mississippi - Actors
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Mildred Miller: Female, 37-56, Southern belle through and through. She is insistent on keeping up appearances and uses perfect manners and impeccable decor to cover up her family's dark secrets. Her smile is always painted on and her voice is trained to a high, soft pitch. Mildred is a terrific flirt, a consummate hostess, and utterly feminine. Beneath all that polish is an angry, heartbroken, determined woman. Misguided as she may be, Mildred tries to protect her children the only way she knows how. She presents as a delicate flower, but when pushed, Mildred turns into a snarling junkyard dog. Doris Stevenson: Female, 37-49, African American, sharp, sensitive, and funny. She has a deep emotional well, and is an infectiously good story-teller. She has worked as a maid in the Miller household for many years, and navigates the limitations and demands of her job with integrity. Doris goes to great lengths to take care of the people she loves, including her son William, who is a leader with SNCC organizers during the tense Freedom Summer voter registration drives. Doris is acutely aware of the rules of the world and knows that people are capable of grave evil and violence. She knows the game is rigged but works hard to be pragmatic and optimistic.


Ever After - ECC - Dancers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Equity Dancers: Males & Females, 18+, athletic and elegant dancers with strong voices; movement will be Russian/Hungarian gypsy inspired. Equity Singers: Males & Females, 18+


Ever After - ECC - Singers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Equity Dancers: Males & Females, 18+, athletic and elegant dancers with strong voices; movement will be Russian/Hungarian gypsy inspired. Equity Singers: Males & Females, 18+


SUBMISSIONS - Noises Off - Actors
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Dotty Otley/Mrs. Clackett: Female, 50-69, British.; theater actress, who has been playing old women for the majority of her career. Forgetful, often struggling to remember blocking, props, and lines. Cares deeply for her castmates, but can be spiteful when spurned. Currently engaged in an affair with her much younger castmate, Garry. In Nothing On, she plays Mrs. Clackett, the Brent’s Cockney housekeeper. Mrs. Clackett is earnest and hospitable, although a little slow in fulfilling her duties. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Brooke Ashton/Vicki: Female, 18-29, British; young, idealistic; inexperienced. Describes herself as “probably best known as the girl wearing nothing but ‘good, honest, natural froth’ in the Hauptbahnhofbrau lager commercial.” Very attractive, but not a great actress. Spacey. A bit ditzy. Forgetful, often losing things. Blind without her contacts. Currently sleeping with Lloyd Dallas, the director. In Nothing On, Brooke plays Vicki, an Englishwoman, who secretly works for the tax authority, and is trying to woo Roger. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Belinda Blair/Flavia Brent: Female, 30-39, British; a talented, veteran actress; charming, reliable, positive. Consistently trying to keep the production going. Knows all the gossip. Busybody. In Nothing On, Belinda plays Flavia, an Englishwoman, who secretly tries to use the play’s house with her husband. The character is dependable, though not crazy about household duties. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Poppy Norton-Taylor: Female, 18-29, British; the assistant stage manager; earnest. Hard-working. Invested in the production. Overworked to the point of exhaustion. Can be emotional. Secretly having an affair with Lloyd Dallas, the director. Understudying Brooke and filling in wherever she needs to. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Lloyd Dallas: Male, 40-59, British; the director of the play, Nothing On. Passionate. Sarcastic. Can be snooty, and doesn’t seem to care much for Nothing On. Has a temper that he works to keep in check during rehearsals. Suave, Smooth, Charming. He’s secretly sleeping with both Brooke and Poppy. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Garry Lejeune/Roger Tramplemain: Male, 30-39, British. Professional and easily fired up. Tries to keep the show going. Acts as if he is the show’s lead. Prone to jealousy. Vague. Rarely finishes his sentences. Currently engaged in an affair with his much older castmate, Dotty. In Nothing On, he plays Roger Tramplemain, an English real estate agent who is attempting to rent the house to a Sheikh as well as use it as a place to secretly cavort with Vicki. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Frederick Fellowes/Philip Brent/Sheikh: Male, 40-49, British, sweet, neurotic, bumbling. Sometimes oblivious. Always has a question about blocking, lines, props, and his character’s motivation. Disdains violence and faints at the sight of blood. Often gets nosebleeds. Often doubts himself. His wife left him during the rehearsal process. In Nothing On, he plays both Philip Brent and the Shiekh. Philip Brent is English and owns the house that the play takes place in, but is living in Spain to avoid taxes. The Sheikh is a wealthy man of Middle Eastern descent, who is interested in renting the house. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Selsdon Mowbray/Burglar: Male, 70-79, British, an aging, veteran actor; forgetful. Often falls asleep. Alcoholic. Has a reputation for drinking on the job. Selectively hard-ofhearing. In Nothing On, he plays the Burglar, who is Cockney, and breaks into the Brent household. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills. Tim Allgood: Male, 30-39, British; the production’s stage and company manager. Exhausted. Over-worked. Sleep-deprived. Understudies Selsdon and Frederick. Earnest. Frantic. Nervous. This is a role for an actor with strong physical comedy and language skills.


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