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Production: 'The Murder of Venus Xtravaganza 1988' (See all 3 roles)

Silvia Shade (Supporting)

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Casting "The Murder of Venus Xtravaganza 1988," an interactive experience inspired by the cult classic film "Paris is Burning." The drama desk award nominated company has been desc...more

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Male, ages 18-45, African Descent, African American

Role Description

Silvia Shade: (Supporting) a fierce and hardened shade-throwing transvestite. She makes her living as a prostitute and sometimes drug dealer. She is full of indignant rage--a rage that comes from a lifetime of having to stand up and proclaim she is who she is. Vogue-ing (dance) experience a must. Actor must have substantial acting experience, a huge personality, and feel comfortable improvising.


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