BORDERLANDS THEATER ANNOUNCES AUDITIONS FOR THE 2012/13 SEASON
GUAPA by Caridad Svich
Dates:October 4-21, 2012
GUAPA by Caridad Svich (NNPN Rolling World Premiere)
In a small Texas town, caught in the long history of class struggle/racism, lives Guapa, a young
woman and her makeshift family, who dreams of playing women's
soccer. This is a story about a working class family trying to make
ends meet with magical dreams of sports, graffiti, birds in flight,
indigenous history, trauma, recovery, and the viable possibilities
of a better life.
Cast: 3 women (1 in her 40-50s, 2 college age), and two men (both college age). People of color strongly encouraged to audition.
A TUCSON PASTORELA by the Pastorela Ghost Writers
Dates:December 20-23, 2012
A family favorite for the 17th year!
Shepherds, Sheep and Dog follow the Star to Belen to witness the miracle of the Nativity. Sneaky Devils are in hot pursuit to snare them with gadgets and tasty treats while the Glorious Archangels protect them with flaming swords and witty tactics. Will evil finally destroy the innocent and their hope for a new life? or will fortitude and compassion will prevail? As always, Gertie and the T.O. BOYZ will accompany the quest. Pinatas for the chicos after every performance.
Cast: All ages, ethnicities, and genders.
BRUJA by Luis Alfaro
Dates:March 28-April 14, 2013
A reimagining of Euripides’ Medea
by Luis Alfaro
From the critically acclaimed writer of Oedipus el Rey comes a contemporary story so haunting and sensual, it explodes one of the ancient myths most firmly embedded in our culture. A sizzling look at a sorceress scorned.
Medea: female late 20's-early 40. Latina, Native American or mixed.
Vieja: female 50-70's Latina, Native American or mixed.
Acan boy 10-13 Latino, Native American,or mixed.
Acat boy 10-13 Latino, Native American or mixed
Aegeus- male late 30's -50's Latino, Native American or mixed
Creon- male 50-70's Latino, Native American or mixed.
WHEN: MAY 7 (MAY 8 CALL BACKS) 6-9 PM
WHERE: BORDERLANDS THEATER OFFICE 40 W. BROADWAY (ENTER THROUGH JACKSON ST)
PLEASE BRING PHOTO AND RESUME AND A SHORT CONTEMPORARY MONOLOGUE (OPTIONAL)
CALL 883-8607 FOR APPOINTMENTS.
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