Blackshaw Theatre have issued the casting and crew calls for their Wandsworth Arts Festival and Fringe (WAFF) 2013 double bill: London Pride by Katie McCullough, and Audience with the Ghost Finder by me.
The deadline for applications is Friday 1 March, and auditions/callbacks will be in the evenings of the week beginning Monday 4 March, at The Selkirk Upstairs in Tooting. If you’re picked to audition Blackshaw will send you a script extract to prepare.
Rehearsals will be Saturday daytimes and some weekday evenings, and the performances are on 8, 9, 10, 15 and 17 May 2013.
Actors: send your acting CV or Spotlight link to firstname.lastname@example.org
Crew: send your CV / portfolio and a quick paragraph about why you’d like to get involved to email@example.com
Here’s what we’re looking for:
Cast – Audience with the Ghost Finder
Thomas Carnacki – the ghost finder. 30s. Hale.
William Dodgson – a compatriot of Carnacki’s. Mid-30s. Earnest.
Mrs Judith Allenby – philanthropist. Late 30s. Formidable.
Miss Florence Allenby – debutante. Late teens. Prickly.
(All three to be played by one female actor with a strong physical theatre skill set.)
Cast – London Pride
Shelly – 29. Landlady. Londoner.
Joe – 28. Painter and decorator. Londoner.
Pavel – 32. Polish.
Crew – combined double bill
Lighting Designer (paid) – you will be required to attend the get in/tech rehearsal (Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 May). Please send examples of your previous work.
Lighting Operator (expenses) – some previous experience needed. Required for every show, and for the technical rehearsals (Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 May).
Assistant stage managers / Propmakers (voluntary) – some previous experience needed.
Event / Front of House staff (voluntary) – no previous experience necessary.