A live theatre event where over 3 hours the audience is transported to London’s Winchester Tavern in 2004 to bring to life the world of the movie Shaun of the Dead.
Cast will depict key characters from the film to accompany a screening. This is a highly immersive event where all cast must be comfortable interacting with the audience and improvising in a South London accent.
Applying: Interested actors should submit a headshot, resume and general availability for rehearsals to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 2nd, 2017. Resemblance to the actors who play the characters in the film is preferred but not mandatory. Watching the movie is highly recommended prior to auditioning.
Auditions: September 4, 2017
Rehearsals: TBA (September 10 – October 24, 2017)
Event Runs: October 25, 26, 27 and 28 2017 (potential extension October 30-31)
Union / Non-Union: Non-Union
Production Type: Interactive Theatre inspired by the film Shaun of the Dead
Director: Mandy Roveda
Producers: Bronwyn Cuthbertson
Audition Location: 12 Clinton Street
Compensation: Profit sharing
Shaun - (Male 25-35)
Played onscreen by Simon Pegg
Liz - (Female 25-35)
Played onscreen by Kate Ashfield
Ed - (Male 25-40)
Played onscreen by Nick Frost
Dianne- (Female 25-35)
Played onscreen by Lucy Davis
David - (Male 25-35)
Played onscreen by Dylan Moran
Pete - (Male 25-35)
Played onscreen by Peter Serafinowicz
Barbara - (Female 40-60)
Played onscreen by Penelope Wilton
Philip - (Male 40-60)
Played onscreen by Bill Nighy
Female 1 and Male 1 (20-50)
These characters will be responsible for guiding the audience, leading audience and making sure everyone is having a great time. They will create alive and zombie characters that will live in the world of the film. Must be in character the entire event.
Posted by: The Secret Sessions
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