Inheritance or Brothers from the Deep

  • Non-Equity
  • Anywhere

Website factorytheater The Factory Theater

Pay Rate: $250
Audition Date and Time: Virtual Submissions: Due by 11:59 PM on Saturday, 06/08, In-Person Callbacks will take place on Sunday, June 16th from 7:00-10:30 PM
Contact Person Email: casting@thefactorytheater.com
Contact Person Name: Brittney Brown

The Factory Theater is seeking Black actors for both main cast and understudy roles for Inheritance or Brothers from the Deep, written by Michael Jones and directed by Jamaque Newberry. We are seeking actors of all sizes, abilities, and gender identities to submit.

Show Description: It’s very late. What are Marcus and Bentley doing fishing in weather like this? You know those two, they’ve been through a lot.  That storm is bringing a lot more to the surface than just the fish. Inheritance -or- Brothers from the Deep is a play about family, tradition, and the things we held on to.

Material to Prepare:

Please send your headshot and resume to casting@thefactorytheater.com and sides will be provided.

Time Commitment:

Rehearsals-08/26-10/03
Tech-10/06-10/10
Previews-10/11-10/13
Brush Up Rehearsals-10/15-10/16
VIP Preview-10/17
Opening-10/18
Understudy Performance-11/17
Closing-11/23
Rehearsals will be Monday-Wednesday evenings from 7-10 PM, Saturdays from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, & Sundays from 10:00 AM-1:00 PM.
Performances are Friday & Saturday evenings at 8:00 PM and Sunday afternoons at 3:00 PM.

*Please note that there will be at least 1 guaranteed understudy performance.

Character Type/Restrictions:

Bentley (Black, late 20s-mid 30s): Older. Square. Troubled. Though his present is a success, he is haunted by his past. He's fearful of what lies within him. He is eccentric, and knows it. He wants to protect.

Marcus (Black, early-late 20s): Younger. Cool. At Peace. Burnout on the surface, Marcus is living a life he is very happy with. He holds the good with the bad. He wants to heal.

To apply for this job email your details to casting@thefactorytheater.com