2728Now Casting World-Premiere Stage Adapt. of Horror/Drama, "The Hamiltons"!
- Dec 2, 2010The Rage of the Stage Players, Pittsburgh's dark/alternative theatre company specializing in original horror, adult-oriented comedy, and mature fantasy shows, just to name a few of our strange genres, are now accepting email submissions of headshots, resumes, and physical stats for their exciting, high-profile, and nationally advertised stage adaptation of The Butcher Brothers' award-winning horror/drama, THE HAMILTONS (distributed by Lionsgate Films)!
This is a tremendous opportunity for any actor to be seen! It will be adapted and directed for the stage by local playwright James Michael Shoberg (ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN "WONDERLAND," DRACULA - DRAGON PRINCE, DOROTHY IN OZ, TWISTED MONOLOGUES), and will premiere in Pittsburgh in the fall of 2011, produced by The Rage of the Stage Players! This is an opportunity NOT TO BE MISSED! We need performers of varying ages and types, so check character descriptions below for more information. Auditions (at present) will be by individual appointment, and will ongoing (beginning on the date of this posting) until the entire cast is secured. We are beginning the process early as it is crucial to locate the ideal character types for this large-scale production. If you enjoy horror and would like the chance to originate a stage role in a world-premiere play, submit your detailed materials to rageofthestage(at)yahoo(dot)com. You may also direct all questions to this address.
Performers within the Pittsburgh area only, please. Must have reliable transportation. Performers under 18, must have the written permission of a parent before cast. PLEASE NOTE: ALL ROLES ARE UNPAID AS THE RAGE OF THE STAGE PLAYERS ARE A NOT-FOR-PROFIT, VOLUNTARY ARTISTS ORGANIZATION. This is a rare, and extraordinary opportunity folks!
For more information on the source material, please visit this link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hamiltons
FRANCIS HAMILTON (APP. 16 YRS. - LEAD) A shy, troubled, awkward and good-looking teen (Actual actor may be older, based on correct look).
DAVID HAMILTON (*ROLE CAST APP. 26 YRS.) Eldest brother. A clean-cut, handsome man.
DARLENE HAMILTON (APP. 22 YRS.) A gothically-styled, attractive, and disturbed young woman. Wendell's twin.
WENDELL HAMILTON (APP. 22 YRS.) A handsome, muscular, aggressive, and disturbed young man. Darlene's twin.
DANI CUMMINGS (APP. 26 YRS. BRIEF CAMEO) A beautiful, but disheveled young woman in peril
PAUL GLENN (* ROLE CAST APP. 50 YRS.) Francis' social worker. A congenial, yet compassionate man.
KITTY DAVIES (APP. 19 YRS.) Pretty. Dresses in a similar style to Darlene.
JENNA SMITH (APP. EARLY 20s) Attractive young lady on a road trip.
SAMANTHA TEAL (APP. EARLY 20s) Attractive young lady on a road trip.
LARRY DAVIES (APP. 50s) Kitty's father.
ALLEN DAVIES (APP. LATE 20s) Kitty's brother. A security guard.
LENNY HAMILTON (APP. 5 YRS.) A plain-looking little boy.
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