Principal/Understudy Auditions- The Road to Mecca

WHO: The Road to Mecca

SEEKING: Understudy for Miss Helen: Onstage role is cast with Rosemary Harris. Understudy position is available. Miss Helen’s age: 60s + up. Elderly South African widow and artist. Frail woman making her last stand for free expression through her art. Actress must have an excellent South African accent.
Understudy for Elsa Barlow: Onstage role is cast with Carla Gugino. Understudy position is available. Elsa’s age: 30s. South African teacher. Miss Helen’s closest friend. Troubled by Miss Helen’s inability to cope with her current situation. Actress must have an excellent South African accent.
Understudy for Marius Byleveld: Onstage role is cast with Jim Dale. Understudy position is available. Byleveld’s age: 60s + up. South African pastor. Long-time friend of Miss Helen’s. Sincere and charming man who is concerned about Miss Helen’s well being. Actor must have an excellent South African accent.

WHEN: 1st reh: 11/15/11. Runs on Broadway 12/16/11 – 3/18/12

PAY: $1,231/week minimum


Equity Principal Auditions:
Thursday, September 22, 2011
10 AM – 6 PM
Lunch from 1:30 – 2:30

Ripley-Grier Studios
520 Eighth Avenue, 17th Floor (elevator to 16)
New York City

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