We cast our shows in a variety of ways and we are always eager to meet new artists and collaborators!
11th Season (2014/2015) Casting Notices
Ways that we can get to know you:
Production auditions are held throughout the season by invitation.
You can send us your headshot/resume by mail to:
PO Box 13974
Silver Spring, MD 20911
or online via our submission page.
We offer a production stipend for all non-Equity actors. We cast some Equity actors each season under the Special Appearance Contract. We cannot provide local housing.
If you have more specific questions, send them to our Casting Coordinator, Jenna Duncan or via our contact form. No calls please.
CASTING DESCRIPTIONS AND BREAKDOWNS:
We are casting an ensemble of 5 African American performers and actors. Musical talents or movement training a plus. Each actor will play a wide range of characters.
In a series of vignettes, The Shipment examines African-American identity by challenging stereotypes and shining a subversive light on the racial filter through which we perceive the world.
THE SHIPMENT DETAILS:
Director: Caroline Clay
First Rehearsal: April 20, 2015
Tech: May 15-18, 2015
Previews: May 21-24, 2015
Opening: May 25, 2015
Closing: June 14, 2015