The Trenton Six

  • Non-Equity
  • Remote

Website Lost and Found Productions

We create and produce films and plays.

Pay Rate: No Pay
Contact Person Email:
Contact Person Name: June Finfer

Casting for a table reading of a new play about an actual crime and unjust punishment.  Large cast of Black and other characters.  No audition necessary, but a zoom interview will be scheduled and  head shots and resumes will be accepted via email.    Preparing for possible workshop production in 2024.

Character Type/Restrictions:

MAIN CHARACTERS: Black New York middle aged seamstress/activist; Jewish housewife/journalist; their husbands; elderly Black mother; twenty-something male Black men, Navy veteran, farm workers, blue color workers; Paul Robeson, Black singer/actor/activist; White newspaper editor; Black lawyers; white lawyers; prosecutor; policemen.

The action takes place in 1950s New Jersey.  Six men are arrested for killing a shopkeeper .  The story is driven by the sister of one of the men trying to save them after they are found guilty and condemned to death.

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