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Casting Opportunity

Revival Productions
Post Date: Nov 10, 2020

Cast Breakdown

 Young Ruby- Black actor, can play age range 5-12, must be in grade 2nd-4th, small in height and stature, must be able to read well

Older Ruby- Black actor, can play age range 16-21

Lucille Bridges- Black actor, can play age range 25-35, very caring but aware of the realities of the time

Michael Bridges- Black actor, Ruby’s younger brother, can play age range 5-10, small in height and stature, must be able to read well

Milton Bridges- Black actor, Ruby’s older brother, can play age range 14-17

Joana Bridges- Black actor, Ruby’s younger sister, can play age range 5-10, small in height and stature, must be able to read 

Barbara Henry- White actor, Ruby’s teacher, can play age range 25-35

Named Ensemble

Jill- Black actor, Ruby’s friend, can play age 5-12,  must be in grade 2nd-4th, must read well

Diana- Black actor, Ruby’s friend, can play age 5-12,  must be in grade 2nd-4th, must read well

Yvonne

Tessie

Gail

Leona

Greg

Marshalls

Protestors

Parents

  • Michael, Milton, Joana and possible Mrs. Henry will double as ensemble when possible
  • Note- We encourage performers of all races, ages, and backgrounds to auditions. There are roles which call for wide demographics.

Job Category

How to Apply

Revival Productions is holding auditions by appointment for their February show "Ruby: The Ruby Bridges Story." All auditions and rehearsals are following COVID protocol (masks, social distancing, temperature checks, cleaning protocol, etc.) At this point, the production will be filmed and streamed with the potential for a small live audience at the filming. Performing weekend is February 19-21, 2021. 

Auditions will be held at the Revival Productions theatre (17 North Church Street Coatesville, PA) on November 21 and November 22. Please prepare 32 bars of a musical theater song in the style of the show and also a contemporary one minute monologue. More information on the auditions can be found on the website:

https://revival-productions.com/auditions

Use the sign-up link below to sign up for an audition slot:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0B4BAFA82DA6FE3-ruby

If you would prefer to submit a video audition, please send your headshot, resume, and video to Heather Grayberg at heathergrayberg@revival-productions.com

Please direct any questions to Heather Grayberg at heathergrayberg@revival-productions.com