OPEN GENERAL AUDITIONS 2013-2014 SEASON for AUSTIN
Keith & Margo’s MURDER MYSTERY TEXAS is casting for MURDER at MAGGIANO’S, directed by Robert Banks. This is a Dramatic Improv Troupe in an Immersion Theatre setting in AUSTIN at Maggiano’s Restaurants. A non-traditional approach to audience-participatory theatre. Set in a modern-day backdrop of a homicide investigation and crime scene.
Performances for the public are once to twice a month initially. Evening performances. Private corporate parties are scheduled as they come in and can be more frequent. In AUSTIN. Rehearsals off flexible scheduling. Not a huge time commitment. TROUPE MEMBER COMMITMENT: Flexible. You are always able to audition for and to do other projects.
ACCEPTING RESUMES FOR ROLES:
(1) Immediate Openings for experienced supporting actors to play SUSPECTS and MURDERERS -- Comfortable with reality-based, serious, dramatic improvisation:
• Leading Men/Gigolos -- Need 3 attractive actors who can play either nice guys or “players”... with good physiques
• Thugs/Heavies -- Need 4 physically intimidating men who can play menacing characters believably [mafia-drug cartel-criminal types]
• Character Men -- Need 3 actors [executive-lawyer-professor-doctor types]
• Character Women -- Need 2 actresses [professional-executive-Trophy Wife-Mom types]
• Nice, upscale casual wardrobe required for most gigs
• Email us a photo, and contact information if interested
*Will receive a stipend of $40 per performance. Actor is released after his/her “death”
IMPORTANT NOTES: All races, ethnicities, and nationalities welcome. Bi-lingualism a huge plus. We are wanting a liberal, international, color-blind troupe.
AUDITION DETAILS: Mr. Banks will be taking auditions by Skype [computer-to-computer] on Wednesdays between the hours of 1:00 PM and 8:30 PM. Beginning in the month of May and on through the year.
AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: For Murderer auditioners: Prepare a serious, dramatic 30-second monologue, It must show anger and rage. Some improvisational situations may be presented to you
EMAIL FOR AN APPOINTMENT: Email Robert Banks at email@example.com. Tell me which Wednesday [starting in May] you want to do the Skype audition by computer. But email professional acting headshot and acting resume first. FOR QUESTIONS: Robert Banks firstname.lastname@example.org. Or text at 972-263-5178. No phone calls please.
WEB SITE: murdermysterytexas.com/employment/