Casting - Audition - Modeling - Acting - Models - Actors - Become a Model - Casting Call
CastingAudition.com
The largest Free on-line database
More auditions & castings than all other sites combined
No experience needed. Get free details + contact information for Auditions and jobs
Email We Do Not Spam!
Enter the best email for modeling agents and casting directors to contact you

"My Antonia & A Doll's House", Pays $662   - Project ID # 1609530
Project Type   Live Event Submission Type   Open Call
Location   New York City, NY Union   Non-union
Rate/Pay   $662.00 per n/a Release Date   02-02-20
Audition Date   02-11-20 Submission Deadline   02-10-20
Shoot Date      
Casting Category   Theatre - Equity (Union)
Market(s)   New York City, NY>Philadelphia, PA

My Antonia: An ensemble based production that spans about 50 years in the lives of the characters and a Nebraska town. Performers will be onstage for the bulk of the show and ability to sing, play instruments, and devise are of particular interest. Each letter represents a base character who will then play a number of named and unnamed characters as well as prairie dogs, crowds, Christmas trees, sunsets, etc. The goal is to put together an ensemble that not only represents the diverse population of contemporary America but has a particular interest in telling the story of immigration across time.

A Doll's House: Portrays the disintegration of the marriage between Nora and Torvald Helmer in the wake of a major revelation. Nora, a seemingly frivolous housewife, has secretly been working to pay off a loan she took out illegally in order to save Torvald's life.

PREPARATION:
- Please prepare a single classical monologue, and bring a headshot and resume stapled together.

Role # 1 - A: Narrator Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Fiercely intelligent, a woman raised in a man\\\'s world and refusing to bow to its demands. A writer creating a world at the intersection of her memories and her imagination, she is able to bring to life long passages of descriptive prose, conjuring worlds with language. A and B are alter-egos of each other, both connected and separate.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 - B: Jim Burden Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: White, male privilege incarnate and yet not a terrible person. Over the course of the play we see Jim as both 10 and 50. He is intelligent and shy, arrogant and generous, faithful and charming. He is the quiet boy next door who tags along with the older kids on their adventures and grows up to be the quiet lawyer next door dreaming of the barefoot days of his youth. He is A\'s counterpart / alter ego, connected and yet separate.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Caucasian -

Role # 3 - C: Antonia Shimerda Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: The namesake of the story, an immigrant woman who we see at 13 and at 55, as a brave young girl defending and translating for her family as they land in a strange new world, as a bold teenager determined to enjoy youth and beauty, as a young mother defending her choices, and as a matriarch overseeing a new generation. Fierce, proud, tender, caring, she survives tragedy and loss, and builds a joyous life on their foundations.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 - D:Jake Marpole Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Russian Peter, etc.
This track is ideal for a clown comfortable in their body, able to play a 14 year old wannabe cowboy, a dying Russian man running from his past, a kindly grandfather, a budding young gentleman, and a hardworking husband. Facility with accents, rapid transformations of character age / type, and willingness to play are all essential.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 - E: Mr. Shimerda Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Ole Bensen, Leo Cuzak, etc.
This track is ideal for an actor with a deep sense of gravitas and a smile in the face of despair. They will play a melancholy musician transported from the great cities of Europe to the frontier, a farmer obsessed with his farm hand, a tramp finally done with walking, and a boy with the gleam of mischief in his eye. Facility with accents, rapid transformations of character age / type, and willingness to play are all essential. Ability to play the violin / fiddle highly desired.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 - F: Tiny Soderbell Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Emmaline Burden, Bride, etc
This track is ideal for a bold and flexible actor comfortable with the full gamut of humanity, they will play a brothel owner who loses two toes to frostbite, a young debutante at her first dance, a kindly grandmother so solid in her ways that she can\'t quite make the leap to understanding, and a young woman overseeing a brood of siblings - plus everything in between. Facility with accents, rapid transformations of character age / type, and willingness to play are all essential.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 - G: Mrs. Shimerda Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Mrs. Cutter, Nina Muzak, etc.
This track is ideal for a relentless actor able to make large choices and comfortable playing nasty characters with great humanity. They will play a bitter immigrant mother bowed under the weight of poverty and tragedy, a religious matron gathering her flock to the lord, the enraged wife of a cruel and assaultive man, a young woman on her way to her first dance, and a widow telling stories by the fire. Facility with accents, rapid transformations of character age / type, and willingness to play are all essential.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 - H: Otto Fuchs Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Marek Shimerda, etc.
This track is ideal for an actor musician with a real gift for comedic characterization. A wise and ridiculous German cowboy escaping his past through song, a young autistic boy in a new land, a dashing young suitor, and a wastrel Conductor who leaves his wife. Ability to play a variety of instruments is essential, as is a facility with accents, rapid transformation of character age / type, and willingness to play.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 - I: Conductor Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Ambrosch Shimerda, Pavel, Wick Cutter, etc.
This track is ideal for an actor interested in laughingly exploring the humanity within a wide breadth of dark figures. A dying Russian fleeing his darkest deeds, an angry young immigrant raging against what he doesn\'t have, a cruel and assaultive man who plots the desecration and destruction of others, a pious father keeping his flock of children in line, and a young boy protecting his home. Facility with accents, rapid transformations of character age / type, and willingness to play are all essential.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 - J: Lena Lingaard Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
My Antonia: Yulka Shimerda, Nina Harling, etc.
This track is ideal of an actor confident in their body and how much space they can take up in a room, direct and frank with a smile that makes one blush. A beautiful immigrant determined to never marry even as she enjoys every moment of her life, a little sister eager to tag along behind the older children, a shy and erudite young townswoman, and a bold and mischievous daughter. Facility with accents, rapid transformations of character age / type, and willingness to play are all essential.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 - Torvald Helmer Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: A lawyer at an American Bank, charming & likeable, with gravitas. A selfishness burrowed deep inside of his psyche. Peevish, especially when conventions are broken. An immigrant to America who has assimilated to American culture.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 33
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 - Nora Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: A song in hear heart and a twinkle in her eye; dutiful yet bucks the norm. Fantastical, yet practical. Has an indominable spirit that can solve any problem. An immigrant to America.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 29
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 - Kristine Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: Widowed, calculating, kind, nurturing. An immigrant to America.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 33
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 - Nils Krogstad Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: A junior lawyer at the same Bank as Torvald; a 'what's in it for me' person, who underneath that ladder climbing is haunted by a loneliness and shame. An immigrant who has assimilated to American culture.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 33
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 - Dr. Rank Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: Full of physical pain from syphilis that his father contracted and passed to him; full of emotional pain from unrequited love. A doctor who cannot cure.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 34
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 - Anne-Marie Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: The daughter of Nora's nurse; now her confident; brought to America but speaks little English. She's maternal, the primary parent to Nora and Torvald's children. Musical and is married to Lars.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 25
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 17 - Lars Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: Musical and plays multiple instruments, Norwegian; salt-of-the earth, paternal figure to the Nora and Torvald's children.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 - Emmy Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: Torvald and Nora's daughter

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Female
Age: from 5 to 12
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 19 - Bob Submit yourself for this role
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
A Doll's House: Torvald and Nora's son.

Searchable talent specs:
Gender: Male
Age: from 5 to 12
Ethnicity: Any -



Find Castings & Auditions, Casting Calls

Castings - Auditions - Casting-Calls - Modeling - Acting - Become a model
At CastingAudition.com, we find auditions, open calls, casting and casting calls from all over the internet and bring them to one place. Models extras, modeling agency, modeling agencies ,actors,, casting directors and agents can now find modeling jobs, acting jobs and extras jobs, tryouts, movie auditions, acting for kids , acting auditions, film casting and pageants, casting directors,actors and extras, models. Our unique features make us the most comprehensive casting, auditions, casting, open calls, models ,actors, extras, acting jobs, extras jobs, acting for kids, modeling jobs, tryouts, acting auditions, modeling agency, movie auditions, modeling agencies, pageants and casting, film casting calls site on the internet. For the 1st time ever casting directors and production companies can cast an entire project from start to finish with the click of a mouse. Now , musicians, models, dancers, actors and other talent have every audition, open calls, modeling jobs, acting jobs and extras jobs, acting for kids, movie auditions, film casting and pageant, acting auditions, tryoutss, casting calls and casting call right at their fingertips. We provide our own , auditions, casting, open calls, casting calls, casting calls, Models, modeling agency, modeling agencies ,actors, extras, agents, modeling jobs, acting jobs, film casting, extras jobs, acting for kids, acting auditions, tryouts, movie auditions, pageants and virtual casting area.

Our team of in-house researchers are constantly looking for new auditions, modeling jobs, acting jobs, casting and extras jobs, acting for kids, tryouts, movie auditions, acting auditions, film casting, pageants open calls and casting calls from all over the internet. Take control of your acting career, at CastingAudition.com and find film casting, casting, movie auditions, open calls, auditions, acting auditions and casting calls from all over the internet all in one single place.

Visit CastingAudition.com again to find the latest movie auditions, film casting, casting, auditions, acting auditions, open calls, casting calls & castings.