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Gruesome Playground Injuries Audition Call!

Leroy Street Theatre is proud to present Gruesome Playground Injuries by Rajiv Joseph as our first production of 2019. It will run from January 9th-26th, at The Assembly Theatre ( Rehearsals will begin in November.

Gruesome Playground Injuries is not your typical love story. It follows Kayleen and Doug from ages 8 to 38 as they weave in and out of each others lives, brought together by their self-destructive nature, heartache, and of course, gruesome injuries.

We are accepting submissions from both Equity and non-Equity actors.

Audition Day: October 18th, 2018
Callbacks: October 19th, 2018
Production: Gruesome Playground Injuries
Playwright: Rajiv Joseph
Director: Chris Bretecher
Date production rehearsal/job starts: November 5th, 2018
Deadline to submit: October 15th, 2018
Contact Name: Chris Bretecher
Email applications to:

Please submit your headshot and resume with “Gruesome Submission” in the subject line to

Ethno-cultural mandate or ethno-cultural casting statement:
We are prioritizing casting diverse voices. Unfortunately, the performance venue is not fully accessible. If you have any questions, please email

Character Breakdown:
Character: Doug
Gender: Male
Ethnicity: Open
Age: 20-30
Description: From a young age Doug is an accident-prone daredevil following in the footsteps of his hero, Evil Knievil. He is forward, full of energy, fun and fearless.

*The character of Kayleen has already been cast.

This is a profit-share opportunity.

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