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Combined LORT Theatres, Cleveland Playhouse

Casting notice expires: April 24, 2014

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Company

Combined LORT Theatres (Represented by Elissa Myers Casting)
Laura Kepley, artistic dir.; Paul Fouquet, casting dir.; Karie Koppel, casting assoc. (Elissa Myers Casting).

Production Description

Casting the Cleveland Playhouse 2014-15 season. Season includes "The Little Foxes" (Laura Kepley, dir. Rehearsals begin Aug. 19; runs Sept. 17-Oct. 5); "How We Got On" (Rehearsals begin Sept. 30; runs Oct. 29-Nov. 23); "A Christmas Story" (John McCluggage, dir. Rehearsals begin Nov. 4; Dec. 3-21); "Five Guys Named Moe" (Robert O'Hara, dir. Rehearsals begin Jan. 20, 2015; runs Jan. 28-Feb. 15); "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" (Bruce Jordan, dir. Rehearsals begin Mar. 10, 2015; runs Apr. 8-26); and "Fairfield" (Laura Kepley, dir. Rehearsals begin Apr. 7, 2015; runs May 6-24).

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses and performs in Cleveland, OH.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays $812 (LORT B)/$753 (LORT C) Equity LORT Non-Rep Contract.

Auditions

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Character Breakdown

CLEVELAND PLAYHOUSE 2014-15 SEASON

THE LITTLE FOXES
by Lillian Hellman. Directed by Laura Kepley

First Rehearsal – Aug. 19, 2014. Opening – Sep. 17, 2014. Closing – Oct. 5, 2014.

Roles available:

Addie, Cal, Birdie Hubbard, Oscar Hubbard, Leo Hubbard, Regina Giddens, William Marshall, Benjamin Hubbard, Alexandra Giddens, Horace Giddens

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HOW WE GOT ON
by Idris Goodwin. Director TBA.

First Rehearsal – Sept. 30, 2014. Opening -- Oct. 29, 2014. Closing – Nov. 23, 2014.

Roles available:

Hank, Julian, Luann, Selector.

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A CHRISTMAS STORY
by Philip Grecian. Directed by John McCluggage.

First Rehearsal – Nov. 4, 2014. Opening – Dec. 3, 2014. Closing – Dec. 21, 2014.

Roles avialable:

Ralph (narrator), The Old Man, Mother.

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FIVE GUYS NAMED MOE
book by Clarke Peters, music and lyrics by Louis Jordan. Directed by Robert O'Hara.

First Rehearsal – Jan. 20, 2015. Opening – Jan. 28, 2015. Closing – Feb. 15, 2015.

This is a co-production, originating at Arena Stage before moving to Cleveland.

Roles available:

Big Moe, Eat Moe, Four-Eyed Moe, Little Moe, No Moe, Nomax.

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VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE
by Christopher Durang. Directed by Bruce Jordan.

First Rehearsal – Mar. 10, 2015. Opening – April 8, 2015. Closing – Apr. 26, 2015.

This is a co-production, originating at Cleveland Play House before moving to Geva Theatre Center in Rochester, NY.

Roles available:

Vanya, Sonia, Masha, Spike, Nina, Cassandra.

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FAIRFIELD
by Eric Coble. Directed by Laura Kepley.

First Rehearsal – Apr. 7, 2015. Opening – May 6, 2015. Closing – May 24, 2015.

This is a world-premiere production.

Roles available:

Angela Wadley
Principal of Fairfield Elementary, African American, 50s

Laurie Kaminski
A young teacher, White, 20s

Scott Flemmingsen
Father of Austin, a Fairfield first-grader, White, 30s-40s

Molly Flemmingsen
Mother of Austin, a Fairfield first-grader, White, 30s-40s

Vanessa Stubbs
Mother of Deonte, a Fairfield first-grader, African American, 30s-40s

Daniel Stubbs
Father of Deonte, a Fairfield first-grader, African American, 30s-40s

Mr. Snyder
School District Superintendent, White, 50s

Charles Clark
Assembly guest speaker and former Black Panther, African American, 60s

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While no Stage Manager positions are available at this time, Stage Managers wishing to submit their cover letter and resume for possible future consideration, may send to:

Joe Martin (for Stage Managers)
Cleveland Play House
1901 E. 13th Street, Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44114

jmartin@clevelandplayhouse.com