Audition date: 10/9/2018
Date production rehearsal/job starts:
January 9th-20th, 2019
Deadline to submit:
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Ga Ting weaves a powerful and emotionally-charged story about an immigrant Chinese couple trying to come to terms with the death of their son, Kevin. When they invite Kevin’s Caucasian boyfriend for dinner after the funeral, the evening devolves into a fiery cultural and generational clash.
The draw: “Ga Ting isn’t just about being gay, but about parents getting to know your children and children sharing themselves with their parents…Go see it. Take your parents” — GayVancouver
Ga Ting had two sold-out runs in Vancouver and was brought back by popular demand. This is the Toronto Premiere.
Ga Ting (Family) is a bilingual play spoken in English & Cantonese (with English & Chinese surtitles}
Written by: Minh Ly
Directed by: Aaron Jan
Producers: Neta J. Rose and Eric Morin
Artists will be engaged under the Festival Policy Contract
MAI-late 40s/early 50s. ASIAN. MUST SPEAK CANTONESE FLUENTLY. A gentle caring mother. Puts her foot down when necessary; firm in her beliefs. Good comedic timing.
Sides from the script will also be provided for the audition and electronic copies of the script will be made available upon request.
Please submit headshot/CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Posted by: ARTillery Collective and Ga Ting Collective
For more information: http://www.gatingtheplay.com