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District Attorney (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 30-45, African Descent, African American, Caucasian

Role Description

District Attorney: (Supporting) a closeted city employee, who has worked hard to achieve a modicum of success in his field, however his own sexuality holds him back. He is terrified of what might happen if his higher ups were to discover the truth about him. The AIDS epidemic has affected him terribly; he has lost many friends and has not been able to mourn them appropriately. The environment he works in and the current backlash towards gays, especially at city hall, make him feel like he’s walking on pins and needles all the time. He has been in a committed relationship with mother for over 17 years. Actor must have substantial acting experience, a huge personality, and feel comfortable improvising.


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