Theater: Plays

'Present Shock'

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Present Shock, The Show
Seth Lepore, artistic dir.

Production Description

Seeking long-term, collaborative ensemble members with a strong backgrounds in acting, movement, improvisation, and/or performance art for a new conceptual project led by Artistic Director and multidisciplinary theater creator Seth Lepore. "Present Shock" will be based on the bestselling book by media theorist and contemporary philosopher Douglas Rushkoff. This is the first round of auditions for the project to establish the core collaborating ensemble members.

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Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Development begins in May 2016 (two years from now) with up to four three-week residencies in different parts of the U.S. Premiere is set to take place in early 2017. Must be available for the entire development period which includes 9-12 weeks scattered throughout 2016 in three-week increments as well as touring in blocked timeframes from 2017 through 2019.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Compensation will be based on the NPN contract (usually in the range of $700/wk.; for more info see


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