Audition

TRUSTUS THEATRE announces…
AUDITIONS for A BRIGHT ROOM CALLED DAY by Tony Kushner
Sunday, September 24th
6 PM to 9 PM
Trustus Theatre – Thigpen Stage

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.
Please bring a headshot and resume if you have them. (If not, no worries!)
Callbacks will follow on Monday, September 25th.

CHARACTERS

AGNES EGGLING: mid- to late 30s; preferably heavyset. Bit player/character actress in the German film industry.

GREGOR BAZWALD (BAZ): early to mid-30s. Homosexual who works for the Berlin Institute for Human Sexuality.

PAULINKA ERDNUSS: mid-30s, but looks a little younger. Actress in the German film industry; a featured player on her way to becoming a minor star.

ANNABELLA GOTCHLING: mid-40s. Communist artist and graphic designer.

VEALTNINC HUSZ: mid-40s. Cinematographer. Hungarian exile. Missing an eye, he wears spectacles with one lens blackened.

ROSA MALEK: mid- to late 20s. Minor functionary of the KPD (Kommunistiche Partei Deutschlands).

EMIL TRAUM: mid- to late 20s. Slightly higher-ranking functionary of the KPD.

DIE ALTE: a woman, very old but hard to tell how old – somewhere between 70 and dead-for-20-years. White face and rotten teeth. Dressed in a nightgown, once white but now soiled and food-stained.

GOTTFRIED SWETTS: ageless; when he looks good he could be 30, when he looks bad he could be 50 (or more). Distinguished, handsome, blond, Aryan.

ZILLAH KATZ: contemporary American Jewish woman. 30s. BoHo/East Village New Wave with Anarcho-Punck tendencies.

Read the script here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynowdHmGj2FWnBYWkZaM3EwVHc

Questions? Email patrick@trustus.org.