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Deadline to submit: October 25, 2019

Production Name: The Negroes are Congregating

  • Audition Date 1: November 5, 2019
  • Audition Date 2: November 6, 2019
  • Deadline to submit: October 25, 2019

Dates of Engagement:
Workshop (TBC) > December 17 - 20, 2019
Rehearsal > (TBC) Late January/early February, 2020 start
Production > February 29 - March 14, 2020

Email applications to: atroyshow (at) gmail.com
Contact name: Troy De Four (Producer)
Engager Website: www.pieceofminearts.com
Location: Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace - 16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto, ON M5T 2P3 (please check in through the mainspace entrance)

Theatre Passe Muraille and PIECE OF MINE Arts are committed to inclusive casting. We encourage submissions from professional artists who self-identify as members of under-represented communities and we welcome artists of all race/ethnicities, abilities and genders/gender expressions to audition.

Additional Information

  • Casting (3) actors for characters of African descent for an Equity production. (May range in age from 19 to 45.)

Casting for the following characters:

  • Black Female - needs to be comfortable with rhyming/rapping
  • Black Male 1 - needs to be comfortable with rhyming/rapping
  • Black Male 2 - needs to be comfortable with rhyming/rapping and speaking in a Jamaican dialect.

Present at auditions: Natasha Adiyana Morris, Troy De Four & TPM Artistic Director, Marjorie Chan.
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A PIECE OF MINE Arts production with the support of Theatre Passe Muraille
Written and Directed by Natasha Adiyana Morris
Produced and Production Managed by Troy De Four
Dramaturgy by Donna Michelle St Bernard and Lincoln Anthony Blades

The Negroes Are Congregating is a contemporary piece that leaves political correctness at the door while delving into the psyche of generational internalized racism. Delivered through a fusion of spoken word, satire, and soulful dialect, audiences will enter a realm of private truths and leave with an understanding of what it means to be Black, proud, and ready.

Please prepare to audition with (1) prepared monologue or song/rap acapella of your choosing plus (1) provided slide which will be provided when audition slots are confirmed.

Please send a resume and headshot to PIECE OF MINE Arts & Theatre Passe Muraille. We will contact you if you are selected to audition.

Posted by: PIECE OF MINE Arts

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