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location: Los Angeles
The Illyrian Players Theatre Co. presents
by Georg Büchner
Directed by Jaymie Bellous
Sunday, September 2nd, 2012 – 12 noon to 5pm at the Space Station Casting Studios–Appointments Recommended!
1258 N. Highland Ave. 1st Floor/3rd Floor
Hollywood, CA 90038-1207
Corner of Highland Ave and Fountain Ave
Actors are asked to bring a headshot and resume. Please prepare a 1-2 minute monologue: any style or period is acceptable. If you play a musical instrument please bring it and prepare a short song to play.
CLOWNS, please arrive in white face and nose, and have a short solo act prepared. A CD/MP3 player will be available to you. You may also perform a monologue, if you would also like to be considered for a non-clown role.
Woyzeck: a poor, lowly solider and human lab rat. His diet of only peas leaves him prey to superstition and irrational fear;
Marie: Woyzeck’s common-law wife and the mother of his son. A sweet woman with a wild side;
Drum Major: The sexy and powerful leader of the military drum corps, who seduces Marie;
Andres: Woyzeck’s best friend, also a soldier. A simple man, who is aware of Woyzeck’s madness*
Doctor: A mad scientist, who subjects Woyzeck to strange and unethical medical experiments*
Captain: Woyzeck’s superior in the army; a manipulative man, who toys with Woyzeck’s head*
Margaret: Marie’s brassy neighbor, who also has an eye for the Drum Major*
Clowns: (2) Will serve as a silent chorus performing clown acts between scenes and taking on all the “extra” roles.
*Will double as other roles including: Katie, Grandmother, The Showman, The Sergeant, The Pawnbroker, The Inn Keeper, and two Journeymen.
Note: Some male roles will be played by women, and some female roles will be played by men.
Rehearsals will begin September 28th, and will typically run Monday through Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons.
Fridays – Sundays, November 2nd -18th At the Lounge Theatre in Hollywood
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm
The Illyrian Players Theatre Co. is a non-union theatre and does not pay. TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT or for direct questions, contact the Production Team via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Please include ‘WOYZECK’ in the subject line.
Job type: Non Paid
Casting Location: Los Angeles