Auditions

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AUDITIONS for ANGELS IN AMERICA, PART TWO: PERESTROIKA by Tony Kushner

AUDITIONS: Saturday, July 11, 2015 @ 11 a.m.

All who audition will be asked to perform a cold reading provided upon arrival. Prepared monologues are welcome but not required. You will also need to fill out a conflict sheet indicating your availability for rehearsal starting with July 20 through the end of the run.

AVAILABLE ROLES:
All actors from Dramashop’s production of ANGELS IN AMERICA, PART ONE, have been invited to return for this production. However, due to other commitments, the following roles are open at this time. Prior to auditions, if any additional roles open up, information will be updated here.

– ROY COHN, a successful New York lawyer and unofficial power broker. Also plays THE ANGEL ANTARCTICA.

– BELIZE, a registered nurse and former drag queen whose name was originally Norman Arriaga; Belize is a drag name that stuck. Also plays MR. LIES, Harper’s imaginary friend, a travel agent; and THE ANGEL OCEANIA.

– HANNAH PORTER PITT, Joe’s mother, formerly of Salt Lake City, now in Brooklyn, staying in Harper and Joe’s apartment. Also plays ALEKSII, the world’s oldest Bolshevik; HENRY, Roy’s doctor; ETHEL ROSENBERG; and THE ANGEL ASIATICA

ABOUT THE SHOW:
The second half of Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic ANGELS IN AMERICA, PERESTROIKA continues the journey of the characters introduced in MILLENNIUM APPROACHES.

PERFORMANCE DATES:
Friday, September 4 @ 7 pm
Saturday, September 5 @ 7 pm
Friday, September 11 @ 7 pm
Saturday, September 12 @ 7 pm
Friday, September 18 @ 7 pm
Saturday, September 19 @ 7 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a long run time, all performances of PERESTROIKA will start at 7 pm.

QUESTIONS? Email info@dramashop.org