Asolo Rep to Host Auditions for local, Non-equity/ EMC Understudies for 2018-2019 season
WHEN: Friday November 16th, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
WHERE: Asolo Rep Koski Production Center, 1009 Tallevast Rd, Sarasota, FL 34243
HOW: To make an appointment
WHAT: See our character breakdown below
Mertz Theatre (LORT B):
A DOLL’S HOUSE PART 2 by Lucas Hnath
Directed by Peter Amster
Understudy Rehearsals: 12/16/18, 2/2/19, 3/2/19, 3/23/19
First Preview: 1/16/19
[ANNE MARIE]: Female, 65-75. The Helmer’s nanny; honest, blunt, and big-hearted.
SWEAT by Lynn Nottage
Directed by Nicole Watson
First Rehearsal: 1/13/19, 1/26/19, 3/3/19, 3/9/19
First Preview: 2/6/19
[CHRIS]: 20 - 30. African American. Charismatic, youthful, warm; a steel worker, with aspirations to educate himself and find a life beyond the steel plant; eventually hardened into a disillusioned ex-con; he turns to religion to help him fight his darkness within.
NOISES OFF by Michael Frayn
Director Don Stevenson
Understudy Rehearsal: 3/24/19, 3/30/19, 4/20/19
First Preview: 3/20/19
[SELSDON MOWBRAY]: Male. 60s-70s. An actor, alcoholic, and hard of hearing when it suits him. Rarely available when needed. Plays the part of “Burglar” in Nothing On.
COOK Theatre (LORT D):
THE CAKE by Bekah Brunstetter
Directed by Lavina Jadhwani
Understudy Rehearsals: 3/16/19, 3/21/19, 4/13/19, 4/27/19
First Preview: 4/3/19
[DELLA]: White, female, 50s.-60s. Pleasant, the best baker in North Carolina.
[TIM]: White, male, 50s-60s. Della’s husband, a good ol’ boy. A Conservative. He is having trouble with his wife in the bedroom.