Teatro Vista is always seeking new full-length plays. We are especially interested in work that speaks to our mission, values, and vision:
- We are firmly committed to sharing and celebrating the riches of Latinx culture with Chicago audiences.
- We believe in the transformative power of theater.
- We are dedicated to sharing new work by new playwrights in cutting-edge productions and presenting classic plays featuring artists of color.
If you wish to submit a play, email it in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make sure to include your contact information with your submission and feel free to send any other supporting materials such as your biography, resume or reviews.
We look forward to reading your work!
TEATRO VISTA announces Equity and Non-Equity auditions for the world premiere of LA HAVANA MADRID by Sandra Delgado, directed by Cheryl Lynn Bruce.
Sunday, Oct. 9 - 10:30 – 2:00
Tuesday, Oct. 11 - 3:00 – 7:00
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
SEEKING ACTORS FOR THE FOLLOWING LATINO & LATINA ROLES
Colombian. Mid 20s-mid 30s elegant, strong, feminine with an edge. Excellent singer.
Colombian. Mid 20s-mid 30s easy going, shy, funny, romantic. Singing ability a plus.
Puerto-Rican, Afro-Latino. Smooth and rough, fast talker, wise. Singing ability a plus.
Puerto-Rican, 30s -mid 40s dapper, sure of himself, commanding, passionate and generous. Excellent singer.
First Rehearsal - March 21, 2017
First Preview - April 14, 2017
Opening - April 21, 2017
Closing - May 21, 2017 (Possible extension to May 28, 2017)
Probable Pop-up performances - June 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, and 11, 2017
Equity – Tier-1 Contract
Non-equity pay is $100 per week
To request an appointment, please send your headshot and resume to: email@example.com