Chicago Actors for Chicago Fringe Theatre Festival Performances

06/17/2017

Jeff Fort and Fred Hampton: A Revolutionary Love Story

Location: Chicago, IL

Type: Theater

Seeking trained actors to portray important characters who were in the Black Panther Party and the Blackstone Rangers. The performance will be held at Chicago Fringe Theatre Festival. The historical story tells of the possible merger of the Black Panther Party and the Blackstone Rangers, as the FBI performed surveillance, in 1969. Performance starts Aug 28th. Looking for :

(Understudy only) Fred Hampton: 21 year old leader of the Black Panther Party in Chicago. Known for his sense of humor.

Jeff Fort: 20 year old leader of the Blackstone Rangers. Amazingly charismatic and funny.

Bobby Rush: The Defense Minister of the Black Panther Party of Chicago.

Hutch: Teenage member of the Main 21, an organized crime counsel.

Rev Fry: 51 year old Irish, spiritual advisor to Jeff Fort.

Bill O’Neal: FBI informant for the Black Panther Party

Waitress: Woman in her 30’s.

Auditions will be June 20th and 21st at 1045 E. 54th St in Chicago from 6:30pm to 10pm. Please bring one monologue/pic and resume. Also readings will be from the script. To schedule an audition and to receive sides and any other questions contact, Steven at gangstas2010@gmail.com

Payment: Other
Stipend

City or Location of call: Chicago, IL
Please submit to: gangstas2010@gmail.com by 2017-06-19

This casting notice was posted by: Truth Productions



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