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Alex Roe, artistic dir.
Casting Gilbert Emery's "The Hero" for Metropolitan Playhouse's 22nd season. Synopsis: A prodigal son returns from the battlefields of WWI, apparently a hero of the Great War, and charms his way into the hearts of his brother’s son, wife, and ward, as well as most of the small town they now call home. But old habits die hard. A poignant play about the value of reputation and the nature of honor and sacrifice.
Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Performs Feb. 22-March 23, 2014 in NYC.
Compensation & Union Contract Details
Pays: $500 stipend for main stage shows; $250 stipend for East Village series performances. Equity Seasonal Showcase Contract.
Seeking Talent Select a role below for more information and submission instructions.
Andrew Lane (Supporting):
Male, 30-39, All Ethnicities
simple, optimistic, affectionate family man, quick with a joke, and dull as a butter knife; insurance salesman.
Oswald Lane (Supporting):
Male, 25-32, All Ethnicities
dissipated but charming, cunning, lupine, irresistible.
Andy Lane (Supporting):
Male, 6-18, All Ethnicities
energetic and bright.
Hester Lane (Supporting):
Female, 25-32, All Ethnicities
conservative, hard-working, disappointed wife to Andy; ready for a ray of sun to let her bloom.
Sarah Lane (Supporting):
Female, 60-80, All Ethnicities
practical, judgmental, and wearied by years of self-imposed suffering.
Marthe Roche (Supporting):
Female, 20-25, All Ethnicities
Belgian orphan living with an American foster family, polite, delicate, and longing for anything better than this.
Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
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