Cadence Theatre Company in partnership with Virginia Repertory Theatre announces auditions for Amy Herzog’s 4000 Miles. Auditions will be October 18th from 6-9 p.m. at Virginia Repertory Theatre’s Children’s Theatre at Willow Lawn. 4000 Miles runs April 28-May 21, 2016 at Theatre Gym, and rehearsals will begin on or around March 29, 2016. Direction is by Gary Hopper.
Synopsis: After suffering a major loss while he was on a cross-country bike trip, Leo seeks solace from his feisty 91 year-old grandmother Vera in her West Village apartment. Over the course of a single month, these unlikely roommates infuriate, bewilder, and ultimately reach each other. 4000 Miles looks at how two outsiders find their way in today’s world.
There are 3 roles open for this production of 4000 Miles.
Leo: young Caucasian male; late teens to early twenties; somewhat athletic (he has taken a 4000 mile bike trip from Seattle, Washington to Greenwich Village, New York) personable, exudes a quiet sense of warmth, slightly scruffy looking.
Bec: young Caucasian female, late teens to early twenties; athletic; solidly built.
Amanda: young Asian American; late teens; enrolled at the Parsons School of Design.
Audition Requirement: Please prepare two one-minute contemporary realistic monologues of a contrasting nature. A headshot and resume is also requested. To set up an appointment time please contact email@example.com. Emails will be returned within 48 hours. No phone calls, please. All performers paid.
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