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TEATRO VISTA announces Equity and Non-Equity Principle and Understudy auditions for the remount of LA HAVANA MADRID by Sandra Delgado, directed by Cheryl Lynn Bruce.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
ABOUT THE PLAY
La Havana Madrid is an immersive documentary theatre experience inspired by the Latino Caribbean nightclub that once existed on the corner of Belmont and Sheffield. Audiences will be transported back to 1960s Chicago and experience the stories of the clubs patrons and musicians complete with a live band chronicling the history of Caribbean Latino music through the decade from mambo to the birth of salsa.
MATERIAL TO PREPARE
Sides to be emailed in advance.
60 seconds of a Spanish language bolero to be sung a cappella
SEEKING ACTORS FOR THE FOLLOWING LATINO & LATINA ROLES
Colombian. Mid 20s-mid 30s elegant, strong, feminine with an edge. Excellent singer. SEEKING PRINCIPAL and UNDERSTUDY
Puerto Rican. Early to late 20s. Confident, knows how to work a room, outspoken and compassionate. Excellent dancer, singing ability a plus. Colombian. SEEKING PRINCIPAL and UNDERSTUDY
Colombian. Mid 20s-mid 30s easy going, shy, funny, romantic. Singing ability a plus. ROLE CAST/SEEKING UNDERSTUDY
Puerto-Rican, Afro-Latino. Smooth and rough, fast talker, wise. Singing ability a plus. ROLE CAST/SEEKING UNDERSTUDY
Puerto-Rican, 30s -mid 40s dapper, sure of himself, commanding, passionate and generous. Excellent singer. ROLE CAST/SEEKING UNDERSTUDY
First Rehearsal - July 12, 2017
First Preview - July 21, 2017
Opening - July 26, 2017
Closing - August 20, 2017
Equity – Tier-4 Contract $578 per week
Non-equity pay is $250 per week
Understudy is a flat fee of $300
To request an appointment, please send your headshot and resume to: email@example.com