Youth Performance Company Auditions
for A Woman Called Truth
Monday, August 20th - 6pm
Sojourner Truth, a slave, rose to become a respected leader for abolition and women’s rights. Her historic speech “Aint’t I a Woman” still resonates today. Be a part of this historical drama.
LOCATION: YPC - 3338 University Avenue SE, Minneapolis
3rd floor of the "Art & Architecture Building"
CASTING: Need 12 actors, ages 13 & above
All races and ethnicities encouraged to audition.
Roles to be filled include:
Sojourner Truth - black female with forceful speaking and singing voice
Ensemble/Visual Chorus - open
*Sojourner's Mama, Sissy (a fellow slave) & more - black female
*Miss Neely (slave owner), Mrs. Gedney (quaker woman), & more - white female
*Peter (Sojourner's brother), Bob (her husband), & more - black male
*Baumfrey (slave owner), Dumont, & more - white male
*Dumont (slave owner), Reverend (Quaker) - whilte male
SHOW RUNS: September 29 – October 14, 2018
- Prepare a 1 minute monologue/story and a short song (16 bars) to be sung acapella
- Bring a headshot or photo and resume’
- Non stipend positions.