Found at the classified ads of NowPlayingAustin.com:
Saturday, January 28, 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. St. Edward's University -- Woodward Office Building, Rm. 146, 3001 South Congress Ave., Austin, TX (click for campus map)
Welcome to America: There's Gotta Be Something Better Than This Crap is an original multimedia production about social justice and equality in the American economy. It will explore the effects that capitalism and corporate greed have on the United States from an impoverished and homeless perspective, and promote a more socialist approach as an alternative.
CALL FOR Performers 18 years of age or older. Some experience is necessary. *Dancers of all races, shapes and sizes. Do a 1-2 min. piece/routine that shows off your best dance style -- Modern, Jazz, Hip-Hop and African dance. *Singers should choose a 1-2 min. song that demonstrates their best vocal range in a Soul or R&B style. Bring your own CD or MP3 accompaniment, or musical instrument, and try to stay away from singing Acappella unless it's a popular well-known song. *Actors should do a 1-2 min. memorized monologue or personal story relating to economic hardship. *Poets should read 1-2 min. of their own original work. Looking for poets who are passionate about social issues that involve unemployment, low wages, hunger, poverty, etc. in the U.S. Additional singing, acting and dancing skills are a plus. Please, bring a resume and a headshot if you have one available.
For more information, please email Ms. D.L. Ford, or you can contact me on LinkedIn.