NIGHT SWEATS: Open Casting Call
Restless? It’s okay, we are too and would like to meet you.
EMP Collective is currently casting for its upcoming production, NIGHT SWEATS. Night Sweats is a mixed-media on-your-feet theatrical journey through a dream-scape world acid-laced with puppet confidants, vultures, and swamp things.
The show will be a collaboration of theatre, movement, music, film, and visual art, and EMP Collective is currently casting for the following roles:
GORDON – 17, About to enter college, has a morbid fear of a 7-foot tall anthropomorphic bird on a children’s show called Poppyseed Place, his only friend is a small puppet named Bluebarb prescribed to him to cope with his fears.
CONROY – An older man lost at sea in a boat. There is something off and uncomfortable about his presence.
CRYSTAL – 20s, southern (accent great, NOT necessary), left town after high school
TIFFANY – 20s, southern (accent great, NOT necessary), young mother, stayed in town
MOSS LADY – Once human, now a creature that lives in the swamps of Florida feeding herself and her dead family off lost passersby. She is the fodder of campfire legends come true.
BOG PEOPLE (3) – Former victims of the Moss Lady who haunt the woods. Movement experience a plus.
Sunday, 12/4 – 3-6pm
Monday, 12/5 – 6-9pm
Or by appointment.
Auditions will consist of readings and interviews. No preparation necessary.
Please bring a headshot and resume if available.
First Read: Monday, January 2
Rehearsals: January 2 – 20
Tech/Dress Rehearsals: January 21 – 25
Performances: January 26 – February 4
All auditions, rehearsals, and performances will take place at:
306 West Redwood Street in downtown Baltimore, MD.
On another note, there’s this guy: