Seeking Actors for New Comedy from GRINNING BEARD PRODUCTIONS – Not a Nefarious Plan: An Ordinary Play About Superheroes.
Grinning Beard Productions is seeking actors for a new comedy premiering at the 2016 Edmonton International Fringe Festival.
Director/Contact: Silpi Das-Collins.
Audition date: Saturday, April 23.
Deadline to Submit: Thursday, April 21.
Performance dates: August 11-21, 2016 (Edmonton International Fringe Festival).
- MEGAFREAK: 18-25, female. A high school student. Sensitive, sarcastic, guarded. Power: Telekinesis. PATIENT X: 21+, any gender. A struggling musician. Idealistic, compassionate, flighty. Power: Super-strength. *Must play an instrument.
- DRILLBIT: 18+, any gender. A rig worker. Excitable, arrogant, driven. Power: Rapid vibration turning body parts into tools.
- DEB: 35+, female. Megafreak’s mother. Pragmatic, capable, protective. Power: Mom voice.
Grinning Beard Productions is committed to diversity and encourages submissions from performers of all backgrounds and identities.
- Rehearsals will begin in mid-May.
- Please prepare a comedic monologue (~2 minutes). You may also be asked to read from the script.
- To book an audition spot, please send an email with your resume, the role(s) you are interested in and any questions you might have to firstname.lastname@example.org. All experience levels welcome.