Pay Rate: $400 for the whole gig (negotiable for actors who have worked with FJT previously)
Audition Date and Time: May 11/12, 10am to 2pm
Audition Location: Noyes Cultural Center, 927 Noyes in Evanston, Room 223
Contact Person Email: lynnbaber2009@gmail.com
Contact Person Name: Lynn Baber, CSA, Casting Director for Fleetwood-Jourdain 2019

We are currently seeking headshots/resumes for auditions on Saturday/Sunday: May 11/12.

Material to Prepare:

Please submit a headshot & resume to lynnbaber2009@gmail.com and I will send you material to prepare and a specific audition time on the 11th or 12th.

Time Commitment:

Rehearsals M-F 6pm -10pm, starting July 15
Tech August 5-9
Opening August 10
Closing August 25
Performances: Sat 7pm (1-half hour call for line thru) Sun 3pm (half hour call)

Character Type/Restrictions:

This play, currently in development, has the following roles to cast:

  • Marie, Black 40-60, mother of the black ballerina
  • Harvey-Ballet Master, White male, 30+, must have facility in classical ballet
  • Saiku, Black male, can read 17-20, actor/dancer, with facility in hip hop
  • Young Marie, Black female, can read 10-12, must have some ballet ability
  • Miss Orrington-Ballet Mistress/School Admin, White female, 30+, must have facility in classical ballet
  • Reuben-Vistor, White male, 30-50, former jazz musician, current hustler
  • Taylor, White female, 17ish, must have some facility in classical ballet
  • Ballet Class Accompanist, White accompanist, must play piano,  open on age & gender . Requires piano player who can also act.

Please be sensitive to the age, gender, racial demographics specified when submitting.

To apply for this job email your details to lynnbaber2009@gmail.com