EMPLOYMENT & AUDITIONS
The Detroit Repertory is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The Theatre has a race-transcendent casting policy. All roles are open to any race, ethnicity and sometimes gender, unless germane to the play.
Auditions are held for each play 8-10 weeks before the play opens. Notices will be posted here. If you would like to be on the email list to receive audition notices directly, call (313) 868-1347, or email LSDetRepTh@comcast.net.
Harmony Park - by Daniel Damiano
Opens: March 29, 2018 - Closes: May 20, 2018
Director - Barbara Busby
Audition Date: Monday, January 22, 2018
Equity Call: 6:30 p.m.
Non-Equity Call: 7:30 p.m.
Set on the construction site of a soon-to-be public park, the friendship between a black foreman of a landscaping team and a younger white landscaper is tested when a newly hired crew member's past is revealed.
ERNIE: Middle to late 50s. African-American, sturdy build, from the Bronx. Wise, cultured, self-educated, self-made in many respects. Foreman for the City Parks landscaping crew.
MIKE: Mid to late 20s. White, from Brooklyn. Honest, talkative, curious, in sync with Ernie's sense of humor. Landscaper.
JOSE: Mid to late 40s. Hispanic, from Queens. Neurotic, good humored. Long time assistant foreman to Ernie.
SAM: Mid 40s. White, from Brooklyn. Tough, sense of humor, at a more vulnerable stage.
The audition will consist of reading sides from the script. Also, be prepared to do a one minute monologue, if asked. Scripts are available at the Repertory and may be taken out overnight with a $20 refundable deposit. Knowledge of the script is highly recommended.
Please call if you plan to audition. (313) 868-1347.