Guthrie seeks actors of color (ages 8-12) for boy's roles in BAD NEWS

Guthrie seeks non-union actors of color (ages 8-12) for boy's roles in BAD NEWS, directed by legendary director JoAnne Akalaitis. (Must be 12 years old through 3rd June 2018). Big commitment 29th May through 3rd June at the Guthrie. Actors of color of all races and ethnicities encouraged to audition.

BAD NEWS is a collection of messenger monologues from Greek plays.  This production will travel around the building in the lobbies and the studio space. You’ll be costumed and will help create the world of BAD NEWS.  You will also be asked to sing in a group and communicate through gestures and perhaps words.

Audition Thursday, May 3.
Sign-up on the audition day from 5:00-5:15pm. No need to contact to sign-up in advance. No need to prepare anything.

818 2nd Street S., Minneapolis. Bring a photo (snapshot OK) & resume. Be prepared to stay for a few hours. Experienced performers preferred. Small stipend paid. EEO/AA Employer. No calls please.

The Guthrie Theater is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion in all areas of our work, including the casting of our plays. We seek to hire actors who reflect our world to tell the stories we put onstage, and therefore strongly encourage people of underrepresented groups and diverse backgrounds to audition.

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Thursday, May 3
Posted April 26