Auditions

CASTING CALL
Weekly Paid Opportunity
Proof of Vaccination Required

Fonseca Theatre Company is seeking 3 actors for the show “Mud Row.”

Synopsis: Two generations of sisters navigate class, race, love, and family on “Mud Row,” an area in the East End of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Elsie hopes to move up in the world by marrying into “the talented tenth,” while her sister Frances joins the fight for Civil Rights. Decades later, estranged sisters Regine and Toshi are forced to reckon with their shared heritage, and each other, when Regine inherits granny Elsie’s house. Tony Award nominee Dominique Morisseau deftly shifts between past and present to paint a living portrait of family legacy.

VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS
Any individual employed by as full-time, part-time, or contracted by FTC is required to provide proof of vaccination. In the event of a valid medical (with doctor’s note) or religious exemption, the employee or contractor must always wear a mask, socially distance when in the facility with other people, and/or work remotely as much as possible.

ROLES

Other roles have been pre-casted

Toshi:

Female, Non-Binary, Trans Female, 25-33
Feisty; impulsive; resistant; rough around the edges and a former drug addict; girlfriend to Tyriek; sister to Regine; somewhere a deep and wise soul.
Ethnicity: Black / African Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Davin:

Male, Non-Binary, Trans Male, 30-50
Patient; supportive; optimistic; can be pushy in his positivity; husband to Regine.
Ethnicity: Black / African Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Tyriek:

Male, Non-Binary, Trans Male, 25-35
Sharp; calculating; former thug looking for a second chance at life; boyfriend to Toshi.
Ethnicity: Black / African Descent
Required Media: Headshot/Photo

Rehearsal and Production Dates
Rehearsals February 8th-25th
Tech February 26th-Mar. 3rd
Production Runs Weekends March 4th-March 20th


Please contact director Josiah McCruiston at josiah.mccruiston@gmail.com for more information.

 

The Fonseca Theater Company is also accepting recorded auditions for it’s 2022 season.

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Prerecorded Video Auditions may be submitted to Jamaal McCray via link or file at jmccray@fonsecatheatre.org