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Kris Monroe, coord.
Casting "It Is Well," an original one-act to be a part of The Strawberry One-Act Festival Winter 2014. A play sharing the true story of Horatio and Anna Spafford, a couple who know true love, and love is all that drives their lives.
Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Rehearsals begin early December (break for holidays); performs Feb. 12-23, 2014 in NYC. Note: The role of Horatio will be present at most rehearsals, all other roles are more flexible. Tech/Light crew must be present for the production meeting at the Theatre at St. Clement's Jan. 11, 2014 in NYC; tech rehearsal Feb. 14, 2014 (4-5 p.m.) in NYC.
Compensation & Union Contract Details
Personnel states: "No cost to the performer. Credits for the resume and strong connections will be made."
Seeking Talent Select a role below for more information and submission instructions.
Horatio Spafford (Lead):
Male, 20-35, Caucasian
a successful Chicago lawyer in the 1800s, intelligent, genuine, and kind, the type of man that everyone wants to know, or become, even thoug...
Anna Spafford (Lead):
Female, 18-25, Caucasian
Horatio's wife, born and raised in Norway, moved to Chicago in early teenage years, the strong woman behind her businessman husband, mother ...
Elizabeth Spafford (Lead):
Female, 22-60, Caucasian
Narrator, Horatio's Mother, comparable to the Stage Manager role of Thornton Wilder's "Our Town," monologue driven, a lovely woman who cares...
Foster Mother (Supporting):
Female, 20-40, Caucasian, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race
raises Anna Spafford, strong non-verbal talent required, very positive influence on Anna's growth.
Dwight L. Moody (Supporting):
Male, 25-40, Caucasian
the famous evangelist, good character, Horatio's close friend.
Female, 18-64, Caucasian, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race
the maid in the Spafford household. Note: Knowledge of the French language and/or accent is a big plus, but not required.
Male, 18-24, All Ethnicities
very small role, young man who works at the New York train station. Note: Two lines.
Male, 25-80, All Ethnicities
Captain of the ship as Horatio crosses the Atlantic, a weather and experienced man. Note: Age very flexible.
Tech Lights/Sound Design & Operation :
Males & Females, 18-64, All Ethnicities
Note: The Strawberry One-Act Festival has a preset general lighting plot, we tailor our lighting needs to that preset, the festival provides...
Seeking submissions from: New York City, NY; NJ
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