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Hart House Theatre is now accepting submissions for roles in RETREAT

By Kat Sandler Directed by Claire Burns

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: Thursday, November 22, 2018 - early submissions are encouraged.
Non-union (ACTRA or Equity), Non-paying
Those contacted for auditions will be seen the week beginning November 25, with callbacks on December 2. Only those contacted for an audition will be seen.
Performance run: March 1-9, 2019
Please send headshots, resumes to Be sure to include RETREAT SUBMISSION in your email subject line.
BIPOC, transgender and non-binary artists are strongly encouraged to submit.

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: Performers are asked to prepare one comedic monologue (max. 1.5 minutes). Additionally, actors should be prepared to read from the text as some sides may be provided. Please note which character you would like to be considered for in your audition request.
CANDACE: 30s-60s, leader, brash, charming
JORDAN: Early 20s, Alpha, bossy, bombastic, physical prowess
NICOLE: Early 20s, Alpha, bossy, flirtatious, cunning
PAUL: Early 20s, Underdog, nerdy, morose, dark
KIRA: Early 20s, Underdog, nerdy, hypersensitive

ABOUT THE PLAY: In a world where entering the work force means fighting for an unpaid internship, Retreat looks at the darker, and oftentimes comical, side of employment competition. Written by indie-theatre powerhouse, Kat Sandler, Retreat brilliantly explores the journey of four candidates who go on a hilarious, unexpected adventure to see who will “live up to” the job.

ABOUT THE THEATRE: Established in 1919, Hart House Theatre is the University of Toronto's Performing Arts Leader. Since its inception, the theatre's unique mix of young professionals, alumni and students has garnered the theatre a reputation as a cultural destination for not only the community of U of T but also the city of Toronto.

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