GableStage 2022-23 Season – Audition Notice

AUDITION DATE
Monday, July 18 and Tuesday, July 19, 2022
10:00 AM – 7:00 PM (E)

Lunch break is 2:15pm-3pm. 

APPOINTMENTS 

For an audition appointment sign up at: 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0E48A 8AF22A4F9C34-20222023 

CONTRACT 

SPT 

$700 weekly minimum (Tier 8) 

SEEKING 

Equity actors for roles in GableStage’s 2022- 23 Season (see breakdown). 

PREPARATION 

Headshot and resume stapled together upon  arrival; Please prepare: two (2) contemporary  monologues that are 2 mins each of (a)  Comedic (b) Dramatic.  

LOCATION 

GableStage 

1200 Anastasia Ave 

Coral Gables, FL 33134-6364 

PERSONNEL 

Expected To Attend: 

Bari Newport, Director or Heisenberg, We Will  Not Be Silent, A Doll’s House: Part 2, and  Native Garden 

Chandra Maye, GableStage Director of  Operations 

Tyla Palmer, Casting Assistant 

OTHER DATES 

Heisenberg 

1st Rehearsal: Oct 4th 2022 

Open/Close: Oct 28th / Nov 20th 2022 

We Will Not Be Silent  

1st Rehearsal: Dec 8th 2022 

Open / Close: Jan 6th / Jan 29th 2023 

A Doll’s House; Part 2 

1st Rehearsal: Jan 31st 2023 

Open / Close: Feb 24th / Mar 19th 2023 

El Huracán 

1st Rehearsal: Mar 14th 2023 

Open / Close: Apr 14th / May 14th 2023 28th 

Native Gardens 

1st Rehearsal: May 16th 2023 

Open / Close: June 9th / July 7th

OTHER

Productions will be performed indoors at the  GableStage Theatre 

Appointment slots will be 10 mins each with 6 auditions per hour. (Ex: 10am – 10:10am;  10:10am -10:20am ; 10:20 – 10:30am ; 10:30am – 10:40am; 10:40am – 10:50am ;  10:50am- 11:00am)  

15 min break times as required by Equity: 12:00pm-12:15pm; 2:15pm-3pm (includes lunch break); 5:00pm- 5:15pm. 

An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition. 

Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination.  

Equity is committed to diversity and  encourages all its employers to engage in a  policy of equal employment opportunity  designed to promote a positive model of  inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition. 

Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions. 

BREAKDOWN

HEISENBERG by Simon Stephens 

Synopsis: Heisenbergis love story about a chance encounter between a 42-year-old mother and a 75-year-old butcher, and the chain of events it sets in motion. Amidst the bustle of a crowded London train station, Georgie spots Alex, a much older man, and plants a kiss on his neck. This electric encounter thrusts these two strangers into a fascinating and life-changing game. Simon Stephenssharply original HEISENBERG brings to blazing, theatrical life the uncertain and often comical sparring match that is human connection. 

SEEKING: 

GEORGIE BURNS, CAST. A 42-year-old woman from New Jersey. 

ALEX PRIEST, a 75-year-old butcher from Enniscorthy, County Wexford, Ireland. 

WE WILL NOT BE SILENT by David Meyers 

Synopsis: “We Will Not Be Silent” tells the true story of Sophie Scholl, a German college student who led the only act of civil resistance to the Nazis during World War II. Sophie and her fellow students, members of a group called the White Rose, published underground anti-Nazi materials calling for the peaceful overthrow of Hitler. This play examines the moral strength and courage that led a group of students to risk their lives for a righteous, dangerous cause. The play is potently relevant today, as modern Sophie Scholls fight for freedom and democracy in various places across the world. 

SEEKING: 

SOPHIE SCHOLL, 21. 

KURT GRUNWALD, late 40s, a Nazi police officer. 

HANS SCHOLL, 24. 

A DOLL’S HOUSE, PART 2 by Lucas Hnath 

Synopsis: Fifteen years ago, Nora left her husband, Torvald and as the door slams on her exit in 1879 Norway, the young wife and mother leaves behind her family, freeing herself from the shackles of traditional societal constraints. Lucas Hnaths Tony-nominated A Dolls House, Part 2 picks up where  Ibsens groundbreaking play left off. In the years since, the two have had no contact. Nora has become a successful feminist writer, while Torvald continued to work at the bank and raised their children on his own. Now, Nora has learned that, contrary to what she believed, she and Torvald were never actually divorced. She returns to her old home to request Torvald finally grant her a divorce. But after all thats happened, will Torvald be willing to give her what she wants? After all this time, is Nora prepared to face what she left behind? 

SEEKING: 

NORA, CAST. Late 40s-50s. Nora is a successful feminist author. Left her husband 15 years ago.

TORVALD HELMER, CAST. Late 40’s-60’s. Long-abandoned husband of Nora.

ANNE MARIE, 60’s. Nanny/nursemaid of the Helmer household. 

EMMY HELMER, Early 20’s. Youngest child of Nora and Torvald. 

EL HURACÁN by Charise Castro Smith 

Synopsis: An epic hurricane threatens Miami. A mother and daughter ready themselves for the storm as Abuela takes shelter in a world of memory, music, and magic. A powerful tale of family and forgiveness, “El Huracán” reveals what can be rebuilt in the aftermath of life’s most devastating tempests––and what can never be replaced. 

SEEKING: 

PART ONE: 

VALERIA, 70’s. A former magician, Miranda’s grandmother, Ximena’s mom. She has advanced  Alzeimer’s. 

XIMENA, 50’s . Valeria’s daughter and caretaker, Miranda’s mom. She’s exhausted.

MIRANDA, 20’s. A perpetual grad student, Valeria’s granddaughter, Ximena’s daughter. She’s lost.

ALICIA/ DR. KEMPLER, Valeria’s younger sister/ A neurologist. 

FERNANDO, 20’s. Miranda’s old family friend. 

ALONSO, 60’s. A former magician’s assistant. Valeria’s husband, Ximena’s dad, Miranda’s  grandfather. 

PART TWO: 

XIMENA, 80’s. Played by the actress who played Ximena in Part One. 

ALONSO, 60’s. Played by the actor who played Alonso in Part One. 

THEO, 20’s. Miranda’s cousin’s son. Played by the actor who played Fernando in Part One.

MIRANDA, 50’s. Played by the actress who played Miranda in Part One. 

VAL, 20’s. Miranda’s daughter. Played by the actress who played Alicia in Part One.

VALERIA, 80’s. Played by the actress who played Valeria in Part One. 

NATIVE GARDENS by Karen Zacarias 

Synopsis: You cant choose your neighbors. In this brilliant new comedy, cultures and gardens clash, turning well-intentioned neighbors into feuding enemies. Pablo, a rising attorney, and doctoral  candidate Tania, his very pregnant wife, have just purchased a home next to Frank and Virginia, a  well-established D.C. couple with a prize-worthy English garden. But an impending barbeque for Pablo s colleagues and a delicate disagreement over a long-standing fence line soon spirals into an all-out  border dispute, exposing both couplesnotions of race, taste, class and privilege. 

SEEKING: 

TANIA DEL VALLE, 29 (late 20’s /early 30’s), doctoral candidate who is 8 months pregnant, wife of  Pablo. 

PABLO DEL VALLE, 31 (early 30’s), Tania’s husband, attorney, very serious about making partner in  law firm. 

VIRGINIA BUTLEY, CAST. 55-65, neighbor of Tania and Pablo, wife of Frank. 

FRANK BUTLEY, CAST. 55-65, Virginia’s husband, neighbor of Tania and Pabl

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