Auditions

WIG OUT!

Equity Principal Auditions by APPOINTMENT in Pittsburgh

The REP, Pittsburgh Playhouse     
SPT 2016-17 weekly salary: $352

By:  Tarell Alvin McCraney
Director:  Tome Cousin

1st rehearsal:  August 9, 2016. Runs September 8 - 25, 2016.


Equity Principal Auditions by APPOINTMENT:
Tuesday, April 12, 2016    
2 PM – 10 PM       
Break from 6 PM - 7 PM.     

Pittsburgh Playhouse
222 Craft Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213                                        

For an appointment, please call the audition hotline at (412) 392-8141, or e-mail kmartin@pointpark.edu.  Equity Members without appointments will be seen throughout the audition day, as time permits.

Sides from the script will be provided when making an appointment.  Reader will be provided. Visually impaired performers may request an advance copy of the sides when making an audition appointment.
Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together. 

Callbacks, if needed, will be held April 16, 17 and/or 18.  Actors must audition to be seen at callbacks.


Please prepare:
• All women auditioning for The Fates Three please prepare a brief spiritual or pop song (Accompanist provided).
•   Those reading for LUCIAN, REY-REY, WILSON, MS. NINA, VENUS, DEITY, SERENA, LOKI, ERIC please prepare marked sides and a brief spiritual or pop song (Accompanist provided).
•  Those auditioning for the roles of MS. NINA, SERENA please prepare an up tempo lip sync song.

Our rehearsal speakers work off an 1/8" plug that fits most smartphones and MP3 players. Computers too. Basically anything with a small headphone jack. There will also be a boom box available for CDs.

Seeking 8 men, 3 women

THE HOUSE OF LIGHT:

LUCIAN, a Latino man, late twenties, the Founding Father of the House of Light
REY-REY, a man of color, late twenties, early thirties, the legendary Mother of the House of Light
WILSON aka MS NINA, a handsome man of color, late teens, early twenties, first child of the House of Light
VENUS, a young Latino/Black man with a beautiful face, in his early twenties, face of the House of Light
DIETY, a young man of color, twenties, the DJ for the House of Light, ex-boyfriend of Venus

THE FATES THREE:

FAY, a young women, late teens, early twenties
FATE, a young women of color, late teens, early twenties
FAITH, a young women of color, twenties

THE HOUSE OF DIABOLIQUE:

SERENA, a man in his late twenties, early thirties, Mother of the House of Diabolique
LOKI, a young white man in his late teens, a part of the House of Diabolique
ERIC, The Red, a handsome man of color, light in complexion, twenties

Please be aware that Wig Out! is a play that explores New York City House Drag Queen culture and the completion ball / club circuit .  All auditioning should be excellent movers with a great command of physical musicality and a wicked sense of humor.