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"4000 Mile" Auditions - Open Call - Tacoma, Wa

Audition Details

Casting ID #
1606682
Submission Type
Open Call
Location
Tacoma, Wa - 98402
Union
Non-union
Rate/Pay
$0.00
Release Date
12-8-2019
Audition Date
1-3-2020
Expiration Date
1-2-2020
Casting Category
Theatre - Non-Equity
Market(s)
Seattle, WA | Portland, OR

Audition Description

This Pulitzer prize-nominated play tells the story of Leo, a disconnected 21 year-old boy who has had a number of personal setbacks and a particular tragedy as he cycled across the US to New York, to be with his 90 year-old grandmother, Vera, as he has no-one else to turn to. Vera is a feisty Marxist who is struggling with the challenges of ageing and loss of long-standing friends. Leo and Vera share time together, finding common ground as they reveal painful and sometimes unexpected events in their respective lives. Leo's girlfriend Becca arrives to break up with Leo, whom she regards as aimless, further adding to his pain. During a brief fling with a young chirpy, uninhibited but fiercely anti-Communist student, Leo reveals more of his life and family. The bond between Leo and Vera strengthens as they share a further sad event. This is a poignant and moving story shared across a two generational gap. It deals with the human condition in a touching and very meaningful way.

-Bring a monologue not longer than 3 minutes, your head shot/resume and be prepared to possibly read sides.

  • Leo's step grandmother is 90 years old, but retains her radical leftist political views, in spite of her physical and mental challenges of hearing, balance and memory loss. She is the last survivor of a group of Marxists, and defiantly lives alone, never having had her own children. She and Leo are odd soul mates and share their losses, regrets and frustrations. She is tough but has a very warm heart. A major role for an experienced actor able to inhabit this fascinating soul.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 60 - 90
    Expiration Date: Jan 2, 2020
  • Who does not feel he ever loved her, and that he is aimless and lost, and that she cannot live up to his idealised version of her. Having started College in New York she comes to the apartment to break up with Leo, and briefly develops a rapport with Vera. She is angry with Leo, but also worries about him. A modest but powerful role for an experienced actor.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 24 - 26
    Expiration Date: Jan 2, 2020
  • Role #3 - Amanda

    A Chinese-American fashion-forward student who Leo has picked up in a bar. She aspires to becoming an international art star. Her family is wealthy, running a dim-sum empire. She is a drunk and rather wild and uninhibited but passionately anti-communist. Their brief relationship goes nowhere. A small but meaty role for an experienced and expressive actor.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 24 - 26
    Expiration Date: Jan 2, 2020
  • He is a free-spirited but emotionally damaged young man of 21 years, who has cycled across the US, and is coping with a tragedy en route. His personal life is also not going well, and he turns to his eccentric New York grand-mother, who becomes something of a soul mate. This is a major role for an experienced actor willing to explore the nuances of this complex character.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 24 - 26
    Expiration Date: Jan 2, 2020

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