CASTING 2024 SEASON

PlayPenn is pleased to announce a call for submissions for NON-UNION actors to join us for our 2024 Foundry Readings of new works. Rehearsals and performances will be in Center City, Philadelphia. We will be accepting submissions until April 10.

ROLES AVAILABLE:

Celebrity Dream Date by Keenya Jackson
LEVA PARKER – Black woman, 40’s
SKY PARKER – Black woman, 40’s
CELEBRITY DREAM DATE VOICE OVER- 40’s black man

Spitting Image: A Brown Girl’s Story About Her Black Friend by Nimisha Ladva
LACHELLE – middle-aged Black woman, could be between 35 and 55
NALINI – middle-aged South Asian woman, could be between 35 and 55,

Junk Redemption by eppchez yo-sí yes!
LORNA WALLACE – Late-40s, Black Trans woman
JONA TANIER – Mid-30s, White Transmasculine/butch
HORACE WEBB – Mid-70s, Black cis-Man
GHOST – A Puppeteer, any gender, young-looking, Black
MAYBELLE JOHNSON –  Puppeteer, older Black Cis-woman

DATES:

Rehearsals: July 9 – 14
Performances: July 12 – 14

PAYMENT:

$350 Stipend for rehearsals and performances.

SUBMISSIONS:

You may submit your resume, availability, and link to a contemporary monologue through the Google Form at this link. If you have any issues filling out the form, please do not hesitate to reach out to Casting@playpenn.org so that we can help you connect with us.

We will accept submissions but may begin offering roles as early as April 5th.

PLEASE NOTE that we are only looking for non-AEA actors for the Foundry Readings. PlayPenn is unable to offer housing or transportation for the Foundry Readings.