Actors & Performers for Lead & Supporting Roles for Wicked Lit 2016 Los Angeles Area

07/28/2016

Wicked Lit 2016: Anansi and the Demons

Location: Altadena, CA

Type: Theater

Seeking participants for Wicked Lit 2016, a site-specific theater event staged in a working cemetery. The show will consist of “Anansi and the Demons” (Jonathan Josephson, writer; Jaime Robledo, dir.); as well as “The Shadowy Third” (Paul Millet, writer; Bruce Gray, dir.) and “From Beyond” (Trey Nichols, writer; Jeff G. Rack, dir.).

OPEN ROLES:

Kwaku Anansi (‘Anansi and the Demons’) (Lead): Males & Females, 18+

the spider; a wise, rascally storyteller; movement background important.
Ethnicity: African American, African Descent

Pak Kenwe (‘Anansi and the Demons’) (Supporting): Male, 25-35
a young villager; enthusiastic, but also sly; movement background important.
Ethnicity: African American, African Descent

Mmotia, A Demon (‘Anansi and the Demons’) (Lead): Female, 18+
a sinister, mischievous fairy with backwards feet. Will also play the villager Mmoboro. Movement experience required; puppetry experience a big plus.
Ethnicity: African American, African Descent

Obayifo, A Demon (‘Anansi and the Demons’) (Supporting): Males & Females, 18+
a dark shapeshifter. Will also play the villager Onini. Movement experience required; puppetry experience a big plus.
Ethnicity: African American, African Descent

Asasabonsam, A Demon (‘Anansi and the Demons’) (Supporting): Males & Females, 18+
an enormous, blood-sucking monster with huge wings and hooked iron feet. Will also play the villager Twiga. Movement experience required; puppetry experience a big plus.
Ethnicity: African American, African Descent

Rehearsals begin Aug. 20 and will consist of weekend mornings and some weeknights through Sept. 30; runs Oct. 1-Nov. 12 at Mountain View Mausoleum & Cemetery, 2300 N. Marengo Ave. Altadena, CA.

Pays: $300 rehearsal stipend plus $35/performance night.
Non-AEA contract

Wicked Lit 2016

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Rehearsals begin Aug. 20 and will consist of weekend mornings and some weeknights through Sept. 30; runs Oct. 1-Nov. 12 at Mountain View Mausoleum & Cemetery, 2300 N. Marengo Ave. Altadena, CA.

Aug. 2 at 7pm
Altadena, CA

Location and details will be given to interested parties.

Payment: Paid

City or Location of call: Altadena, CA
Please submit to: auditions@wickedlit.org by 2016-08-01

This casting notice was posted by: Unbound Productions



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