Overview

Pay Rate: $150/Stipend
Audition Date and Time: January 24th 6:30 - 10:30 PM
Audition Location: Chicago
Contact Person Email: casting@babeswithblades.org

Babes With Blades Theatre Company announces auditions for their Summer/Fall 2020 production of Plaid as Hell by Cat McKay, directed by Sophiyaa Nayar. General auditions by invitation on January 24th, with callbacks on January 26th.

The roles below are listed with the character’s gender identity, but we invite transgender, gender non-conforming, and non-binary performers to submit for the roles, cisgender or otherwise, they most identify with.

To be considered please send an email to casting@babeswithblades.org with the title of the email as PLAID- and the name of the role you wish to be considered for. Please make sure your H/R are in PDF format and include any date or time restrictions you have for general auditions within your email. Submissions with an incorrect format will not be considered for an audition. Audition specifics will be sent with audition confirmation.

Rehearsals begin at the end of June, 2020, with tech rehearsals August 7 – 13th.  Performances (including previews) are Thursdays – Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 3pm, August 14 – September 26th.

Character Type/Restrictions:

Emilie: Female, African-American lesbian in her mid-20s. Sharply sarcastic smart, down to earth and deeply honest with her friends.

Cass: Female, white lesbian in her mid-20s. The kind of friend who makes sure her drunk friends get home from the bar safe.

Jessica: Female, Latinx pansexual in her mid-20s. Quiet, smart with some surprising toughness underneath.

Kelly: Female, Asian bisexual in her mid-20s. Likes to keep everyone around her calm.  Gets along with most anyone.

To apply for this job email your details to casting@babeswithblades.org