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CASTING NOTICE – CIVIL WAR VOICES UNDERSTUDIES [Multi-instrumentalists]

Post Date: Feb 11, 2019

Walnut Street Theatre is holding understudy auditions for local, non-union multi-instrumentalists/performers for our production of CIVIL WAR VOICES. Bill Van Horn will direct and Matthew Mastronardi will music direct. The production will begin rehearsals on April 2, 2019 and will have performances April 23 through May 26, 2019.

All Understudies

  • Are “On Call” as an Understudy for a specific role in the cast
  • Must be in town for the duration of the run of the show
  • Attend all understudy rehearsals
  • Rate: $25/week from the show’s 1st rehearsal through the duration of the run 
  • Additional Rate: $25 a show if you perform as an understudy
  • Free classes at the Walnut Street Theatre School
  • EMC points if desired

We are seeking understudies for the following roles:

[ENSEMBLE] – Caucasian male. Instruments include guitar, bass, and some experience with percussion.

[ENSEMBLE] – African American male. Instruments include bass and some experience with percussion.

[ENSEMBLE] – Caucasian male. Instruments include upright bass, guitar, and some experience with percussion.

[ENSEMBLE] – Caucasian female. Must sing well and play or be familiar with the fife.

Job Category

How to Apply

Walnut Street Theatre is an equal opportunity employer and encourages actors of all ethnicities to submit audition materials.

For consideration, please mail a headshot, resume, and cover letter to:

Rita Sirianni

Walnut Street Theatre

825 Walnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

ATTN: Civil War Voices U/S

OR submit via email to wstcastingoffice@gmail.com.