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Arts Collective @HCC
Howard Community College, Horowitz Center, Rm 126, Columbia, Maryland 21044
AUDITIONS: REVOLUTIONARY READINGS
Be a part of this revolutionary (low commitment) project!
Download the Complete Details via AC’s Audition Form:
*** Update ***
Still want to send your AUDITION FORM in advance? We've extended the deadline for Advanced Submissions (not required) to SEPT 4th: howardcc.edu/discover/arts-culture/horowitz-center/arts-collective/season/2017-2018/revolutionary-readings.html
(Great response thus far, the more the merrier!) Can't send your audition form by 9/4? No worries! Forms will be available at both auditions! Bring your date book with school, work. life schedules! See you then!
--Dates: Tuesday, Sept. 5 & Wednesday, Sept. 6
--Times: 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (Actor Sign-In: 6:30 p.m.)
--Location: Howard Community College, Monteabaro Recital Hall (HVPA-130)
--Casting: Seeking many actors/ great readers, ages 16 and up. Auditions open to students, staff, faculty and folks from the community! No experience necessary.
About REVOLUTIONARY READINGS:
Three separate and distinctly directed plays about insurgency are given passionate voice by a talented collection of student, staff, faculty, and community actors, followed by post-reading discussions. Coffee and tea provided to fuel our collective exploration of the meanings of ‘Revolution’!
— — READING SERIES LINE-UP:
---> FRIDAY, SEPT. 29, 7:30 p.m.: 12 ANGRY JURORS
Based on the television movie, by Reginald Rose, adapted by Sherman L. Sergel
Directed by Daniel Johnston
---> SATURDAY, SEPT. 30, 7:30 p.m.: ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST
By Dale Wasserman, from the novel by Ken Kesey
Directed by S. G. Kramer
---> SUNDAY, OCT. 1, 3:00 p.m.: THE PENELOPIAD
By Margaret Atwood
Directed by Tara Hart
— — COMMITMENT LEVEL/ NUMBER OF REHEARSALS:
--Casting and rehearsals are based on the availability you provide on our audition form (available now on AC’s website).
--Rehearsal Expectations: Approximately 3 all-call rehearsals, per play reading may be scheduled. (If needed, one or two additional rehearsals with individuals or small groups may be scheduled.)
AUDITION PREP/ WHAT TO EXPECT:
--Audition Materials: Available Tues., Aug. 8, in HCC’s Arts & Humanities Division Office (HVPA 200). Copies of Audition Forms, Sides (scenes read during auditions, to keep) and scripts (for 3-hour perusal).
--Participation: Actors are asked to note their participation level on the Audition Form
— For actors who would like to participate in specific readings: The directors will take requests into consideration, however, casting decisions will be at the director’s discretion. (The directors will make every attempt to stagger rehearsals in order for actors to participate in as many as possible).
--Style/ Presentation: All play readings will be presented in a traditional format; actors will be seated and may be given minor blocking. Scripts will be placed on music stands; no memorization.
--Cast List: Posted on AC’s website approximately September 8.
— — DIRECTIONS, PARKING, BUILDING MAP:
--Driving Directions: HCC, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044
--Parking: “West Garage” is recommended: howardcc.edu/about-us/hcc-at-a-glance/locations-and-directions/campus-map.html
--HVPA Building Map (Finding HVAP-130): howardcc.edu/about-us/hcc-at-a-glance/locations-and-directions/Maps/hvpa.html
— — ARTS COLLECTIVE’s 23rd SEASON
Ignite Your Imagination!
Howard Community College
Columbia, MD 21044