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Auditions (Edmonton): Black Alberta – Nextfest 2023

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Auditions (Edmonton): Black Alberta – Nextfest 2023

Auditions for Nextfest play Black Alberta

Production information:
A young Black Albertan travels through space and time to learn about, and reckon with, Alberta’s history. Featuring the stories of Charles Daniels, Lulu Anderson and Ted King.

Production dates: three shows June 2nd, 4th, and 8th
Rehearsal commitment: Times TBD to begin early May to end of May
*This is a non-union production with cast to be in the first 10 years of their theatre career.


  • Character: non-gender specific, young person under 30, Black; A teenager from Edmonton who is learning about racism in Alberta through time travel.
  • Object: non-gender specific, young person under 30, Black; A robotic ‘Siri’-like character who is leading Character through history.


  • Sunday April 30th 1:30-3:30 pm
  • Wednesday May 3rd 6:30-7:30pm

Selected candidates will be provided with scenes to work from during the audition.

*If there are any potential barriers (language, disability, or any other considerations) preventing you from applying to audition, please let us know and we will work with you to find a suitable application process.

We would like to request a submission package consisting of: Headshot & Resume

*We will not be collecting hard copies of headshots and resumes at the audition. The audition panel will receive them all electronically.

DEADLINE for submission packages is April 26th at 11:59pm, 2023.
Please email with the subject line “BLACK ALBERTA AUDITION” before the deadline.

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