AUDITIONS FOR WRINKLES, THE MUSICAL

 

WHEN: Monday August 5, 2019 1:00 – 6:00 PM BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
WHERE: Ripley-Grier Studios, 305 W. 38th Street New York NY
TO REQUEST AN APPOINTMENT: Submit headshot and resume to auditions@what.org or call (508) 349-9428 x110.  We are not accepting video submissions at this time.
PREPARATION: A brief comedic monologue and and two contrasting musical theater songs.  An accompanist will be provided.
CONTRACT: AEA NEAT Category 5 ($392/week minimum)
PERSONNEL IN ATTENDANCE: Dani Davis – Director, Peter Hodgson – Music Director, Christopher Ostrom – Producer
SEEKING: Equity and Non-Equity Female Performers who can sing and move for various roles (see breakdown)

 

WRINKLES, THE MUSICAL
Book by Naomi Tuner and Wilderness Sarchild
Music by Malcolm Granger
Directed by Dani Davis

 

First Rehearsal: on or around September 23, 2019 (in New York)
Rehearsals in Wellfleet MA: on or around October 1, 2019
First Public Performance: October 16, 2019
Press Opening: October 18, 2019
Closing Performance: October 27, 2019

 

Beulah: 80, a lifelong tap dancer and teacher, she is Aja’s aunt, and a believer in the mystical and magical
Aja: 59, a social justice activist and theatre-maker, married to Sal
Sal: 61, a former folk star in the vein of Joni Mitchell, married to Aja
Louis: 72, has Parkinson’s and lost her daughter to opioid addiction a year ago
Val: 64, a Southern divorcee whose seeming flakiness belies an inner depth
Ms. D: 79, Jewish, from Brooklyn, a former showgirl at the Boom Boom Room
Pam: 77, a former dancer at the Boom Boom Room, recovering from decades with an abusive husband