* The DATE/LOCATION of this open call has changed...please see revised notice below *
For the Tupac Shakur musical:
HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME
An American Musical
Inspired by and featuring the music of Tupac Amaru Shakur
Directed by: Kenny Leon
WHEN: SATURDAY MARCH 10th, 2012
12-6PM, sign in will begin at 11AM
*Actors must be available for workshop dates: 4/23 - 5/11
WHERE: Ripley Grier Studios, 520 8th Ave, 17th FLOOR
SEEKING: African American Male and Female rappers ages 18 – 35. Additionally seeking one Caucasian actor ages 20 – 25 with a strong facility for rap and terrific guitar skills. Strong legit singing voices a plus for all, but not required.
WHAT TO PREPARE: A rap of choice under 2 minutes. We will supply a boom box if needed. Singers should prepare 16 - 32 bars of an uptempo song to sing accapella. You may bring your own accompaniment if you want.
CAN’T MAKE IT?: Email picture/resume with the following information to email@example.com:
Name / Age / Permanent state of residence / Union affiliation (if any, not required) / Theater experience (if any, not required)