DETROIT ‘67by Dominique MorisseauDirected by J. SimmonsAuditions: Sunday, July 28 at 6pmCallbacks: Monday, July 29 at 6pmTHE PROCESS:Rehearsals: beginning early SeptemberTech: October 13 through 17Show: October 18 through November 3
There can be no conflicts during tech week. If you are involved in another show that overlaps with any part of this process, please email us the conflicts at email@example.com prior to coming to auditions. Thank you.
THE AUDITION:Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. There is no monologue requirement or appointment necessary. Please be familiar with the play. You can request a PDF copy through firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHARACTER BREAKDOWN: (casting 3 women and 2 men, ages 20s-40s)
CHELLE - (late 30s-early 40s) African American woman, strong, steadfast, firm, and not easily impressed. A widow, mother, and sister. A loving heart beneath her pride. LANK - (30s) African American man, cool, loving, and charismatic. A dreamer. Has a special affect on women – but not a womanizer. Chelle’s younger brother. BUNNY - (30s-early 40s) African American woman, fun, spunky, sexy, and joyful. A friend and sometimes a lover… Never lets nothin’ get her down. SLY - (late 30s-early 40s) African American man, hip, slick, and sweet-talking. An honest hustler and numbers man. Fiercely loyal. Lank’s best buddy. CAROLINE - (late 20s-early 30s) White woman, quiet strength, troubled, soft, and mysterious. There is a world of danger behind her eyes.
To request a PDF of the script, please email email@example.com. Questions or if you cannot make auditions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Auditions will take place at Blackfriars Theatre, 795 E Main St, Rochester 14605.