MORE season auditions for Tom Stoppard's "Indian Ink" & Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice"

December 14, 2018

Austin Shakespeare        Season Productions

 

 

​Indian Ink by Tom Stoppard. performed at Rollins Theater at the Long Center.  Rehearsals begin January 15, 2019.  Performance dates: February 15 - March 2.

The Merchant of Venice, Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park.  Rehearsals begin April 9, 2019.  erformance dates: May 8 - 26..  Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theatre (outdoors)

 

Equity & Non Equity Auditioners should prepare a 1-2 minute piecethat relates to the season. Speeches should be memorized or read with familiarity. Using text from the scripts under consideration is welcome. Auditioners should familiarize themselves with the play(s). All races and ethniticies are encouraged.  Video submissions welcome by email: auditions@austinshakespeare.org​​​

 

ALL roles are paid  Equity Membership Candidate points available for all non-Equity roles.

 

MORE season auditions for Tom Stoppard's "Indian Ink" & Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice" next Saturday, Dec. 22 from 12 noon at the Dougherty Arts Center. Appointment required contact: auditions@austinshakespeare.org.

Particularly seeking 2 more actors who are South Asian for Indian roles, or diverse actors who are facile with an Indian dialect.

Auditioners should prepare a 1-2 minute piece that relates to the season. Speeches should be memorized or read with familiarity. Using text from the scripts under consideration is welcome. Auditioners should familiarize themselves with the play(s). All races and ethniticies are encouraged. Video submissions welcome by email: auditions@austinshakespeare.org

 

Breakdown

Especially interested in Indian/South Asian actors. Indian and British accents are a must depending on character.

Coomaraswami (30-60s) host 

Nazrul (20-50s) servant

Dilip (any age) Indian teacher 1980's

Rajah

Englishwoman/Nell

Englishman/Eric

Resident

 

Already Cast

Flora Crewe: Jill Blackwood

Eldon Pike: Colum Morgan

Anish Das: Sanjay Rao

David Durance: Keith Paxton

Eleanor Swan: Babs George

Nirad Das: Tamil Peri

Cast roles TBA:  Prakash Udupa, Harsh Joshi.  NB: no other Equity Roles available for Indan Ink.

The Merchant of Venice BREAKDOWN

Portia (20s-30s)

Bassanio (20s-30s)

Prince of Aragon (20s-30s)

Prince of Morocco (20s-30s)

Duke (40s-60s)

Antonio (20s-40s)

Gratiano (20s-40s)

Salerio (30s-40s)

Lorenzo (20s)

Jessica (20s)

Tubal

Lancelot Gobbo

Old Gobbo

Narissa

A singer

 

Precast: Marc Pouhe as Shylock 

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