Production Auditions

Fall 2020 Production Auditions

Thank you to everyone who participated in auditions for the department productions!  Your hard work, generosity, and talent are greatly appreciated.  Cast lists for METAMORPHOSES and UNTITLED are posted below.

Please email your Director, Stage Manager, and Production Coordinator Herbert Moore to accept your role.  When you accept a role, it is your responsibility to bring a generous, positive, professional attitude to the process.

By accepting a role in a department production, you also agree to allow Northeastern University to use photos, videos, and other recordings of rehearsals and performances as per standard NU photo/video guidelines.  Please contact Herbert Moore ([email protected]) if you have questions.

If you have questions or concerns about your casting, please have a conversation with the Director, Department Chair Antonio Ocampo-Guzman, Undergraduate Coordinator Jesse Hinson or the Production Coordinator Herbert Moore.


METAMORPHOSES by Mary Zimmerman

Rehearsals begin at 6:00 PM EDT, Tuesday, September 15th on Zoom.

Scripts are now available to pick-up in the Department of Theatre Office, RY 448.

Director: Desiré Bennett ([email protected])

Stage Manager:  Erin Solomon ([email protected])

CAST LIST

1st Laundress, Narrator 1, Sailor, Lucina………………………………………………………………………Alyse Clinton

Midas, Sailor, Erysichthon, Cinyras, Eros…………………………………………………..Christian “Mish” Culbert

Alcyone, Eurydice, Erysichthon’s Mother, Nursemaid…………………………………………………..Maddie Elsea

3rd Laundress, Narrator 3, Scientist, Hunger…………………………………………………………………Kaitlyn Fiery

Therapist, Poseidon, Oread, Sleep, Fate, Woman at the Door, Narrator 4…………………Ella Garfunkel

Midas’ Daughter, Sailor, Spirit of the Tree, Phaeton…………………………..Catherine “KitCat” Giorgetti

2nd Laundress, Narrator 2, Narcissus…………………………………………………………………………….Peri Griffiths

Woman at the Water, Ceres, Myrrha, A, Hermes…………………………………………………….Sydney Maloney

Aphrodite, Fate, Baucis, Buyer……………………………………………………………………………….Carla McDonough

Iris, Persephone, Q, Pomona, Narrator 5…………………………………………………………………………Rory O’Neill

Servant, Ceyx/Morpheus, Orpheus, Apollo…………………………………………………………………………Evan Penn

Bacchus, Hades, Sailor, Psyche, Philemon……………………………………………………………..Somaiya Rowland

Silenus, Sisyphean, Vertumnus, Zeus………………………………………………………………..Madi Vespa Williams

Because of the nature of this production and its goals, you may have been cast in one or more roles that do not align with your gender identity. If this is of any concern or if you have any questions, please reach out to the director, Desiré Bennett ([email protected]).

*These roles will film on-site and in-person. You will be expected to follow all COVID-19 related health and safety protocols. If you have any concerns or questions, please contact Desiré Bennett and the stage manager of this production, Erin Solomon ([email protected]).


UNTITLED, Directed by Pascale Florestal 

Rehearsals begin September 28th on Zoom. Please stay tuned for more information from Pascale and stage manager, Hannah Marks ([email protected]).

Director:  Pascale Florestal ([email protected])

Stage Manager:  Hannah Marks ([email protected]

CAST LIST

Grace Campbell

Riley Cohen

Allegra D’Virgilio

Kate Kelly

Ames Noble

Rayan Perera

Adam Regenstreif

Liddy Wade


SPRING 2021 AUDITIONS

Please stay tuned for information about our Spring 2021 productions and how to audition for them in January.  Contact Production Coordinator, Herbert Moore ([email protected]) with any questions you may have.

Department of Theatre Casting Policy

Northeastern students of any major and year of study are invited to audition for theatre department productions. Students are cast based on the actor’s skill, experience, and qualities suitable for a given role regardless of ethnicity, race, gender, or national origin. All department casting follows university guidelines pertaining to equal opportunity and supports the Actor’s Equity Association vision to encourage more equitable and authentic representation onstage by promoting diversity, gender parity, and inclusion.

Advice?

Looking for a little advice about how to choose monologues, how to prepare, or what to do in the audition?  Try here: Audition Advice. Also feel free to reach out to a faculty mentor.

Questions?

For additional information about auditions, the 2020-2021 season, or anything else, please contact:

Herbert Moore
[email protected]