Theater: Plays

Political Reading Series

Casting notice expires: March 12, 2014

This listing has expired.

Search for similar casting calls ›


New City Stage
Sarah Scholl, artistic assoc.

Production Description

Casting actors for readings of politically-themed plays. Project Description: "New City Stage will be presenting readings of three plays with political themes, incluing 'MacBird!,' a satire by Barbara Garson that superimposed the transfer of power following the Kennedy assassination onto the plot of Shakespeare's Macbeth; 'Stuff Happens,' by David Hare, about the events leading up to the 2003 Iraq War, beginning about the time of George W. Bush's election in 2000; and 'An Evening with Richard Nixon and…,' by Gore Vidal, a political satire based on Nixon’s actual statements, presenting him as the latest in a line of imperialist American politicians."

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses April 28-May 14; runs May 15-25, in Philadelphia, PA.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Non-union actors will receive a fair stipend and EMC points; for union actors this is an SPT, level 6 contract.


Seeking submissions from: Philadelphia, PA Sign up or Log In to apply.