THE BOYS IN THE BAND
Equity Principal Auditions
CONTRACT: SPT Tier 6
$523 weekly minimum (AEA Actors)
Equity & Non-Equity actors for various roles (breakdown below),
Video Submissions Due January 28 by 5pm. No late submissions will be accepted. Callbacks will be held over zoom February 1-4, 2022.
Rehearsals May 28-June 15,2022
Previews June 16 & 17, 2022
Run is June 18-July 9, 2022
Performances are W-F at 7:30pm, Saturdays at 2pm & 7:30pm, and Sundays at 2pm. No rehearsal will be held on Memorial Day. June 18 and July 3 will not have a matinee performance.
All rehearsals and performances are held at WQED Studios in Pittsburgh, PA.
Celebrating 25 years in Pittsburgh, PICT Classic Theatre is Pittsburgh’s home for classic and Irish productions. PICT is committed to a casting focus that is intentionally inclusive and local to the Greater Pittsburgh Area. All are welcome.
Alan Stanford, Artistic & Executive Director
Monteze Freeland, Director
Sharon McCune, Associate Producer
Catherine Kolos, General Operations Manager
Submit your audition along with your current headshot & resume to the dropbox link below.
All files should be labeled “LastName_FirstName_(Resume/headshot/monologue)”
Deadline: 01/28/2022 at 5pm ET
Please prepare two contemporary monologues of your choosing.
Videos should begin with a slate of your name and home city. You are welcome to indicate specific roles you would like to be considered for. The total video should be no longer than 2 minutes in length.
MICHAEL (30s) – Host of the party; possesses a biting wit. He believes himself to have average looks but is always smartly groomed. This role is cast.
DONALD (Late 20s-Mid 30s) In a situationship with Michael. Quick wit. Has the ability to fade into the background effortlessly.
EMORY (Mid 30s, BIPOC) – Large personality. The life of any party but sometimes lacks the ability to read the room. A wild sense of humor.
LARRY (30s) – Partner to Hank. Calm and well-mannered with a devilish streak.
HANK (30s-40s) – Partner to Larry. Sometimes passes as straight. In the process of divorcing his wife.
BERNARD (30s, Black) – Ivy League graduate with pronounced tact and patience.
COWBOY (20s, BIPOC) – A muscle-bound escort. Energetic and kind, but not too bright.
HAROLD (30s, Jewish) – Birthday Boy. The driest wit with a hint of self loathing. Concerned about growing older.
ALAN (30s) – Michael’s college roommate and uninvited party guest. Currently married. Comes from a very wealthy & privileged background.