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Production: 'Bird Lives!'

Charlie Parker (Lead)

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Production Details

Casting "Bird Lives!," a solo play with music about the life and times of Charlie Parker.

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Male, ages 35-45, African Descent, African American

Role Description

Charlie Parker: (Lead) American Jazz saxophonist (alto). Parker was an icon for the hipster subculture and later the Beat Generation, personifying the jazz musician as an uncompromising artist and intellectual, rather than an entertainer. Looking for strong male lead. Note: Ability to play alto sax a plus, but not mandatory.