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Philadelphia Theatre Co. 2014-15 Season, PA EPA

Casting notice expires: June 4, 2014

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Company

Philadelphia Theatre Company
Sara Garonzik, producing artistic dir.; Amy Dugas Brown, casting dir.

Production Description

Casting Philadelphia Theatre Co.'s 2014-15 season. Season includes: "Detroit" (Lisa D'Amour, writer; Maria Mileaf, dir.; Rehearsals begin Sept. 16; previews begin Oct. 10; runs Oct. 15-Nov. 9); "Outside Mullingar" (John Patrick Shanley, writer; Mary B. Robinson, dir.; Rehearsals begin Nov. 4; previews begin Nov. 28; runs Dec. 3-28); Show #3 TBD (Rehearsals begin Jan. 13; previews begin Feb. 6; runs Feb. 11-Mar. 8, 2015); "Brownsville Song" (co-production with Long Wharf Theatre; director TBD; Rehearsals begin Feb. 24; previews begin Mar. 25; runs Apr. 1-19 at Long Wharf; PTC rehearsals begin Apr. 21; previews begin May 1; runs May 6-31 at PTC).

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Season runs in Philadelphia, PA.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays: $753/min. Equity LORT Non-Rep contract.

Auditions

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Breakdown

"Detroit"
Sharon – late 20s-early 30s, female, lower-middle-class, just out of rehab
Kenny – late 20s–early 30s, male, lower-middle class, just out of rehab (playwright gives him the most flexibility with age, he could be as old as Ben and Mary)
Ben – mid-to-late 30s-40s, male, middle-class, Midwestern upbringing, Mary’s husband
Frank – male, late 70s–early 80s, spry, an old school 'doer' kind of guy who knows maintenance, handyman skill set
Mary – mid-to-late 30s-40s, middle-class, Midwestern upbringing, Ben’s wife

"Outside Mullingar"
Anthony – son to Tony; about 42, with eyes of an intense dreamer
Rosemary – daughter to Oeife, late 30s
Tony – father to Anthony; wild old Irishman, about 75 or so, with sly eyes
Aoife (Oeife) – mother to Rosemary; about 70, and in bad health, short of breath

Show #3 TBD

"Brownsville Song"
Lena - black, late 50s–early 60s.
Tray - black, 18 years old.
Devine - black and Korean American, 9 years old.
Merrell - Korean American. 36 years old.
Junior - black, 18 years old.
Brooklyn College Student - black. Early-20s. Played by the same actor who plays Junior.