Production Auditions

Fall 2021 Production Auditions

A giant thank you to everyone who came out and auditioned this year! It was so amazing to see you all and to see so much talent in the audition room!

Please make sure to read all the following carefully. This list is also posted in the theatre offices at RY 448. You must initial beside your name in the Department of Theatre Office to accept your role. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Stephanie at [email protected].

 

THE PRODUCTIONS

Love and Information

Written by: Caryl Churchill

Directed by: Bridget O’Leary

 

Performances: October 14 – 24

 

Read the Script

See the Calendar

The Bacchae

Written by: Euripides
Translated by: Francis Blessington

Directed and Adapted by: Antonio Ocampo-Guzman


Performances:  November 11 – 21

 

Read the Script

See the Calendar 

Radio Plays

Written by: Various

Directed by: Susan Picillo

Airing on WRBB 104.9 Radio: January 2022

 

Recording: Oct/Nov TBD

More information about the productions can be found on our 2021-2022 Productions Page.

FALL 2021 CASTING:

 

LOVE & INFORMATION CAST LIST

Thank you to all who participated in auditions and callbacks. Below is the cast list for Love and Information directed by Bridget O’Leary.

Please follow all instructions from the Department to accept your role. When you accept a role, it is your responsibility to bring a generous, positive, professional attitude to the process.

Scripts will soon be available in the theatre offices in RY 448. They will also be available at the first rehearsal. Please be on the lookout for an email from the Stage Manager, Hannah Marks, for further information regarding rehearsals.

 

CAST:

AMANDA BREA

RILEY COHEN

ASHLEY DILORENZO

NAOMI KIM

ASHLEY LYON

JOSIE OJAKLI

PATRICIO RADA

 

UNDERSTUDIES:
Given the current public health circumstances, the DOT is considering asking a few interested students to serve as understudies for our productions. If you are interested in this possibility, please inform Stephanie Hettrick, Production Coordinator. Thank you.


THE BACCHAE

Thank you everyone for your commitment, energy, and willingness to play in the audition and in the callbacks. Unfortunately, I could not cast everyone…

I’d be happy to speak with you about this cast list, and the choices made.

-Antonio and Nico

 

CAST LIST

The Bacchae, followers of Dionysos VIDISHA AGARWALLA
ANNALIESE FAGAN
ARIELLE GREENSPAN
EVA GUO
ABBY KESSELMAN
JULIA LEE
CIARA MCALOON
Dionysos, also called Bromios and Bacchos ANSH KEWALRAMANI
Cadmus, founder of Thebes ERIN SOLOMON
Agaue, his daughter, and mother of Pentheus ELISE PILIPONIS
Pentheus, King of Thebes DANIEL LUTZ
Teiresias, a blind prophet DEVON WHITNEY
Messenger, a shepherd GRACE CAMPBELL
Soldiers, Pentheus’ guards ISABELLE BUSHKOV
SHIRA LEDERMAN

Radio Plays Cast List:

Noah Braunstein

Liam Huff

Lily McCollum

Emily Rosakranse

Marie Siopy

Jada Saintlouis

Antonio Weissinger

 


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 2021-2022 season, or anything else, please contact:

Stephanie Hettrick
[email protected]