Auditions 2021-22 Casting

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Audition Information is now available!

Audition Information

 

DIRECTORS FOR ONE-ACTS NEEDED!

 

The Department of Theatre and Dance is looking for Directors to put together the One-Acts that will be part of the Family and Friends weekend.

To be considered, please fill the application form, attach a resume (if available)  and send to teddyalexis@gmail.com

Link to the scripts: 10-Minute Scripts

Link to Director Form: Director Application

ONE ACTS:

A Black Flapper Remembers by Tiffany Parks

Mrs. Cora, an African American angel, escapes heaven to revisit her favorite jazz joint and to confirm if she is still the Number 1 (self-proclaimed) flapper in Atlanta.

CASTING NEEDS:

1 actor (female identifying, Black race)

 

Bubonic Plague: Fear, Loathing, and Love in San Francisco - (1990, the Year of the Rat) by Hao Huang

A brother and a sister through love and pain, anti-Asian racism and resistance, despair and hope, navigate “the China plague” in California 100 years ago.

CASTING NEEDS:

1 actor (male identifying, Chinese)

3 actors (female identifying, Chinese)

 

Happy Asteroid Day by Grace T. Marca

As a family waits in their basement for an asteroid to strike Earth, they struggle to make peace with their fate. They argue, they forgive, they get both petty and existential and try to find a moment of joy in the face of impending doom. 

CASTING NEEDS:

3 actors (male identifying, All-races, All-ethnicities, all-dialects and/or accents)

3 actors (female identifying, All-races, All-ethnicities, all-dialects and/or accents)

1 actor (all-genders, All-races, All-ethnicities, all-dialects and/or accents)

 

Requiem by Fiorine Wibawa

A woman relives the memories of her grandfather in a cathartic emotional journey. 

CASTING NEEDS:

4 actors (female identifying, All-races, All-ethnicities, all-dialects and/or accents)

3 actors (male identifying, All-races, All-ethnicities, all-dialects and/or accents)

SPECIAL NOTES: The playwright wants to co-direct and collaborate actively on this piece. Actors can play multiple roles.

 

Stranger Arranger by Regina Famatigan

During the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, two humans craving connection meet through the chat-roulette website Stranger Arranger. 

CASTING NEEDS:

2 actors (all genders, All-races, All-ethnicities, all-dialects and/or accents)

SPECIAL NOTE: Playwright will be directing their piece. No director needed. Open to an AD.

 
 
Work Study

Yes! We’re hiring.

The Department of Theatre and Dance is seeking students for an array of work-study positions including publicity, library assistants, box office, lighting/sound, costume shop, scene shop, and faculty and staff research assistants.

Experience is desired, but not required.

ON-THE-JOB TRAINING IS AVAILABLE!

To access jobs, please log on to “Handshake” from your enrolled college, select “Pomona Student Employment” and search jobs listed under “Theatre and Dance.”

Production Crews

Become an important part of each show by joining a theatre crew. Students will have the opportunity to gain production experience as stagehands on set, prop and costume crews; as technicians on lights, sound and projection crews; and as stage managers—integral to rehearsals and performances. Professionals will provide guidance and expertise.

For more information, contact Holly Ahlborn at Holly.Ahlborn@pomona.edu.

To Sign-up to Crew a Show, click this link: Production Crew Sign-up

Academic credit is available to anyone signing up for production crews!

THEA 052C Theatre Production: Practicum (1/4 Credit)

THEA 052H Theatre Production: (Stage Managers) (1/2 Credit)