Youth Performance Company Auditions
Periphery: The Student Sit-Ins of 1960
Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Time: 4:30pm, 5:30pm and 6:30pm
Location: YPC - 3338 University Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
3rd floor of the “Art & Architecture Building”
Cast: 12 actors ages 13+, Multi-racial cast. Performers of color encouraged to attend.
Show Runs: February 8 - 24, 2019
CLICK HERE to schedule an audition:
Preparation of a 1 - 2 minute monologue strongly preferred but sides will also be available
Bring Headshot and resume’ if available
Non stipend positions
Rehearsals Dec 18thand 19thand resume Jan 2nd
Full performance schedule available here
Written by Ed Simpson
It’s 1960 in North Carolina, and everyone knows that only white people can eat at lunch counters. But four young African-Americans change what “everybody knows” by taking the radical move of sitting at a lunch counter and asking for a cup of coffee. What happened next changed history.